Yes, Bullets Make Cover Letters Reader-Friendly

Kelly writes:
I have been talking with some colleagues about cover letters and I suggested that sometimes using bullet points can be effective in a cover letter. A few colleagues disagreed. What’s your opinion?

The Career Doctor responds:
Bullets make a cover letter more reader-friendly by breaking up big blocks of type. See our article Special Cover-Letter Formats Can Grab Employers’ Attention which has links to a bulleted letter and a bulleted section of a letter.
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