JOB or INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION and COMPANY RESEARCH
INSTRUCTIONS, PART 1:
? Identify a job or internship you find appealing or that you’d like to apply for.
? Find it online, in the newspaper, at myspartancareer.com, wherever.
? CLIP OR SCAN THE POSTING. You must supply a complete copy of the listing, not just a web link. A web link earns you a zero for the worksheet.
INSTRUCTIONS, PART 2:
? Research the company and answer the following basic questions about who they are and what they do.
Headquarters Street Address:
City, State, Zip Code:
Primary line of business:
Manufacturing Distribution Retail Service Consulting
Mission statement or corporate purpose:
Customer profile (who do they serve?):
Owner or top executive:
Privately owned or publicly traded?
Why are they hiring? What do they need someone like you to do for them?
List at least three skills, attributes or experiences you have that make you uniquely qualified for this position (or this company).
Writing Project 5: ADV 225
COVER LETTER (50 POINTS)
INDIVIDUAL FINAL VERSION DUE AS FOLLOWS:
? Step 1: Complete Activity 12.
? Step 2: Write a cover letter applying for the job or internship you identified in Step 1. ? Follow principles outlined in lecture and the text.
? Be sure to incorporate a “you-titude” for maximum success.
? DO NOT include a resume.