You’ve found your dream job. You read the job description and it seems like you’re a great match, so you apply. You upload your recently spruced up CV and then proceed to the next part of the application where it says: ‘Cover Letter (Optional)’.
You’ve spent a lot of time perfecting your CV. That’s a given. So it can seem like a waste of time to essentially transfer that information into a cover letter, right? Wrong.
The cover letter is your opportunity to truly sell yourself. Find out how to do present yourself in the best way. For more in-depth information read our blog on 'How to write a cover letter"