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Should I attach a cover letter along with my online application?

I am applying for a sales representative job at a hotel reservation center. I'm applying online and can add up to 5 attachments relevant to my application. Should I attach a cover letter and a resume or just a resume? If I was mailing in my application/resume I would most definitely have a cover letter. But since it's an online application I'm trying to decide whether or not they'll be annoyed by having 2 attachments to download?

Asked By: jamie68117 - 3/16/2008
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As someone who recruits I would recommend adding the cover letter. The cover letter will help you stand out and if the recruiter doesn't want to read the cover letter then he/she won't download it. Chances are though that a lot of people won't submit a cover letter, so submitting one may help you stand out from the... More
Answered By: Jen - 3/16/2008
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