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Resume Vs. Cover Letter – What is The Difference?

This a question that often comes up when I’m doing the By Me Journey coaching calls¬†– what is the difference between the resume and the cover letter?

The goal of the Cover Letter is to sell them on meeting you in person so you can demonstrate how you can help them win.

The goal of the Resume is to sell them on how your experience and skills enable you to deliver the results that you promised on your Cover Letter.

Sometimes people even wonder if why they should even bother to write a cover letter.

Here’s some good reasons for you to do your best work on your cover letter

The Reason Why You’re Not Writing Your Cover Letter and Resume

I help highly ambitious professionals sell their skills and get paid their true value.

I do 30 mins strategy calls with them and often they tell me that they’ve been delaying writing their cover letter and their resume… for days (sometimes even weeks)!

They think that they’re just lazy… but it’s not true.

Maybe this is happening to you too!

I mean… YES, I can think of PLENTY of things that are way more FUN than writing cover letters and resumes.

However, I’m here to tell you that LAZINESS is not the REAL reason why your levels of procrastination are HIGH.