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You just have to be a little more creative and follow the local business conventions. Also bright up your past jobs and duties performed if necessary. Often they are looking for someone who wants to learn and who has transferable skills, like:
- Can-do, Will-do mentality;
- Leadership skills;
- Ability to multi-task;
- Ability to communicate;
- Hard work ethics;
- Problem-solving ability;
There are a few basic requirements for a strong cover letter. Every cover letter should contain the following:
- Structured and written to highlight your strengths;
- Brief, preferably one page in length;
- Clean, error-free, and easy to read;
- Immediately clear about your name and the position you are seeking.
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