A cover letter can help a job-seeker stand out from the other applicants. In this program you'll learn the components of a great resume, the importance of editing documents and producing a great cover letter. The cover letter is a sales pitch that sells your unique value and a resume is a marketing document that sells your unique skills and strengths. The objective is to stand-out as a superior candidate and land an interview. As you begin to write your resume, keep in mind it generally gets scanned for only 25 seconds. Learn how to give a positive presentation of your experiences and skills, information to include and exclude and the benefits of editing and proofreading.