CARD405 Week 6 Discussion (dq1+dq2) (September 2019)

CARD 405 Career Development

Week 6 Discussion

DQ1 EXAMINING A COVER LETTER

This week we are covering an important component of your professional brand – personalized communication. In regards to cover letters, there is flexibility in style, lengths, and composition but what elements do you think are most important to include and why?

DQ2 THE IMPORTANCE OF THE FOLLOW-UP

There are several approaches to follow up communications. It is highly recommended that you send an e-mail or handwritten thank you letter after an interview. Why is this recommended, and what are the benefits resulting from this action?