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Let's begin with the basics. A cover letter (also known as an application letter or motivational letter) is a document which explains why you're sending in the resume and adds extra information.
It used to literally serve as a cover for a resume (in a time when people still used paper and hunted mammoths). What is a cover letter? A resume cover letter is a letter to the hiring manager that accompanies the resume.
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