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Mini-Quiz: Resume Cover Letter Guidelines

by Ron Kurtus (updated 17 December 2021)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. Why bother sending a cover letter?

It has no true purpose, but you are expected to send one

It provides an introduction to you and your resume

It can take the place of your resume

2. Should you use brightly colored paper for your cover letter?

Yes, because it makes it stand out from the other letters

No, because it does not look professional and make not copy well

No one is really sure, because it is something new

3. What is important to mention in your first paragraph?

The position you wish to fill

What wages you want to get

A listing of your references

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Advancing in your Career. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

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