Mail has been for many years the most important media, and letters were the most popular. Nowadays the technology has changed the world, the email has become incredibly popular but for formal issues, a written letter is always more proper.
Currently, thanks to technology, it is not very necessary know how to write a letter following all the protocol, but in the world of work it is necessary and also very important, here you are going to learn about the different types of letters used at work and how to write them.
A cover letter is basically an introduction letter, it explains briefly who you are and why you are the most indicated for the available position. As an introduction letter, it is supposed to leave a really good first impression and also complement the information of your resume, so take a while each time you have to write them. Here you will find a lot of information about cover letters, how to create them, what to write on them, the usual format they have and more.
As said before, cover letters are supposed to be an introduction letter, and also the tool to leave a really good first impression, but, How to write them? Writing a cover letter is not a simple task, there are some kind of rules you should follow, and also there are some important advises you should know. On this section you are going to find a couple of cover letter examples, take a look and read the information within. Always keep in mind that each time you send one you should write a new one, that way you customize them and make them more suitable for the employer's requirements.
We can say that letters of recommendation are the way bosses communicate between them, they write what they think about their employees and they read it, but, how does it work? After somebody works on a company he/she leaves an impression on the boss and colleagues (also supervisors, managers and so on), so in the way to find a new job, letters of recommendation are a very useful tool because they contain the opinion your superior has about you. On this section you are going to learn a lot about recommendation letters, what should be written on them, what should not, how they are supposed to look like and more. So, if you need to write a recommendation letter or you just want to know about them then this section is perfect for you.
Nowadays a "lifetime job" is something that is really unusual, people changes, the world changes, labor stability changes, everything changes, and of course, we change too. Resignation letters are created to explain the reasons why you are leaving a job and still have a good relationship with your previous bosses. They are also important because by using them, the employee can anticipate his/her resign, giving him/her important time to leave everything fine and find a replacement. When you write a resignation letter, you usually follow an order, you begin expressing your gratitude for the company and the time you were there, and then you write the reasons of your decision. Remember that keeping a good relation with your past boss and colleagues is very useful, because among other reasons, they can help you to find a new job, or they can write recommendation letters for you. Click on this section to learn more about resignation letters.
Farewell letters are not as formal as resignation letters, but still are a very good tool to say goodbye, and show your respect and gratitude to your former boss and colleagues. At the time of writing a farewell letter, there are some important things you should take into account, first of all, do not send the same letter to your colleagues and your boss, because the data on the contact information part is different, and also you probably have different things to say to them. On this section you will find very useful advises about how to write a farewell letter, and also examples.
As we can see, most of the letters shown here are tools to express different things by a formal way, and this case is not the exception, thank you letters are exactly what its name indicates, but formally. Thank you letters are written to show your gratitude and respect, but also are very useful to promote yourself. Remember that thank you letters may vary according to the person you write for, they should be written on the correct type of paper, and even sometimes they should be handwritten. On this section you are going to find a lot of useful tips that explain how to write a thank you letter, take a look at each one and, remember they should be concise and free of grammar mistakes.