Letter of Interest vs Cover Letter: How Are They Different?

Letters of interest and cover letters are two types of business letters you send to companies you want to work for. Although similar, you should be aware of the key differences between a letter of interest and a cover letter before sending your application out.

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A job seeker writes a letter of interest instead of a cover letter for a company he's passionate about.

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