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Don’t Sound Too Desperate in Your Cover Letter:
Another way inexperienced job-seekers shoot themselves in the foot is by sounding too desperate and willing to do anything.
While you might think employers appreciate flexibility from job applicants the opposite actually is true; they much prefer applicants who know very precisely what they want to do.
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