Page 53 of the Cover Letter Tutorial: Examples
Quantifying Examples from Job-Search Cover Letters:
- Each summer I worked at Mayfair I increased my sales by 50 percent over the previous year.
My weekly totals of meal sales were 20 percent higher than those of the other servers in the restaurant.
I supervised four other camp counselors.
I served a customer base of 150 the largest on my customer-service team.
In my first year with the department I was able to cut waste by more than 25 percent.
See also… variations on quantifying in cover letters that give superlatives and “firsts.”
… and also: Exemplifying means providing examples that lend credibility to your qualifications. examples from job-seeker cover letters.
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