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Referral Cover Letter Examples

By January 27, 2014

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nullReferral cover letters are used when you mention someone who is referring you for a job. When you have a referral, your resume is more likely to get a closer look, because recruiters and hiring managers give weight to candidates recommended by people they know.

When you have been referred to a potential employer, it's important to mention the person who referred you by name, as well as how you know them, in the first paragraph of your cover letter.

Here are referral cover letter examples to use when mentioning that you were referred to a job by a colleague, contact, or someone else you know who recommended you apply for the job.

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