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Cover Letter Openers: Risky Approach
Sometimes you have to take a risk if you want to grab attention with your opener.
Do you find the following example in which the writer uses a “stream of consciousness approach” catchy or too risky?
- Dear Mr. Smithson:
Standard and Poor’s ratings … Consulting for pension funds … Stocks bonds and mutual funds. They are all in a day’s work for a productive stockbroker.
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