Foundation for Success

January 1, 2006

Maria Taylor
72579 Greene Common
Arlington, TX 76016

Dear Ms. Taylor:

I would like to apply for the ___________(TITLE) position, and have enclosed my resume for your consideration. My ability in _______________(FIELD) and the skills I have developed in ______________(FIELD) represent unique qualifications for this position. I would appreciate an opportunity to discuss my background in greater detail.

Based on my research, your company is in need of someone with skills in ________________(FIELD), ________________(FIELD), and ________________(FIELD). In my career as a _________________(TITLE), I have demonstrated these skills through achievements in _______________(FIELD) and ______________(FIELD). I believe I can achieve the same high standards in the position of __________________(TITLE) at your company.

My career as a/an ________________(TITLE) has given me the proper foundation for success in _______________(FIELD). After reviewing my resume, I believe you'll agree that I am a strong candidate for the job opening. I will contact you next week to discuss the possibility of an interview, or you can reach me directly at ____________(PHONE/E-MAIL) or ___________(PHONE/E-MAIL).


Drew Sterling