Cover Letters & Professional Writing

HOW TO WRITE A COVER LETTER
This video illustrates the basics of writing a cover letter including format and content.

WHAT IS A COVER LETTER?

Applying for a job that requires a cover letter, but not sure what it is? Watch this video to find out!

HOW TO WRITE A LETTER OF INQUIRY

Looking to market yourself to an organization and inquire about possible job opportunities? Watch this video to learn how to write a letter of inquiry.

INFORMATIONAL INTERVIEWS & HOW TO REQUEST ONE

Looking to explore careers and organizations and strategically build your professional network? Watch this video to learn what an informational interview is and how to request one.

EMAIL ETIQUETTE

Tweeting, texting, emailing- they're the same thing, right? Wrong! Watch this video to learn how to keep your written email correspondence professional and make a good impression.

THANK YOU NOTES

After you complete an interview, you should always send a thank you note to your interviewer(s). What should the note say? How should you send it?

REQUESTING A PROFESSIONAL REFERENCE FOR A JOB

Some positions require references who can speak to your professional abilities. Watch this video to find out when, who, and how you ask for an employment reference.

CAREER FAIR FOLLOW-UP MESSAGES

Attending a career fair? Maintain connection after a career fair and market yourself to an organization by sending a career fair follow-up message. Watch this video to learn how.

WRITING A PERSONAL STATEMENT

Writing a personal statement, but not sure where to begin? Watch this video to find out what makes a strong personal statement.

REQUESTING LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION

Find out how to successfully secure yourself a letter of recommendation!

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