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A cover letter provides information on why you are qualified for the job.

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Definition: What is a cover letter? A cover letter is a document sent with your resume to provide additional information on your skills and experience.

A cover letter typically provides detailed information on why you are qualified for the job you are applying for. Effective cover letters explain the reasons for your interest in the specific organization and identify your most relevant skills or experiences.

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Also Known As:

job application letter, covering letter

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