A Cover Letter Without a Personal Touch is a Deal Breaker
Published: Mar 11, 2010
WSJ -- It's something job seekers often wonder: Do you really need to submit a cover letter with your résumé? Some hiring managers confess to ignoring these introductory notes, while others say they read them attentively. Hiring managers say that despite the vast advice available on writing cover letters, many job hunters don't submit them. But applicants who take the time to craft a cover letter stand a fair chance at setting themselves apart.