Page 22 of the Cover Letter Tutorial
Cover Letter Openers: Name-Dropping
Be sure to sound genuine in your opening paragraph.
In this example the writer attempts to use the referral/name-dropping approach. Does it work?
- Dear Mr. Edwards:
I was commenting to Will Benner that the firm of Edwards and Caldwell is the ninth-largest firm in Central Illinois providing high-quality accounting services for construction firms real-estate companies and nonprofit organizations.
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