Cover Letter

Selling yourself to secure an interview

When starting your career in engineering it is important to take on a sales role during your searches. You have to sell yourself for the positions you apply for.  What makes you qualified for the role and what sets you apart from the other candidates who are applying? Also, why are you specifically applying for each position?  A thoughtful cover letter can help you to secure interviews with employers you hope to work for, and securing interviews can be the toughest part of the search process. Review the articles and examples below to help you compose compelling cover letters.