Your resume and cover letter are scanned for keywords and depending on the number of matched keywords between your letter, resume, and the posted job description, will get you a response, and hopefully, an interview.
By: The Resume Chick. Cover letters for resumes are extremely important, especially how you address the recipient. Remember that you are writing someone who is supposed to interview you and may hold the decision on whether to call you in or not. If you're sending your resume and a cover letter to a company and you don't know the name of a person to whom you can address the letter, take some time to find out who the right contact is before you use a generic salutation.
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If your research doesnt reveal a specific name, the next best option is to address your letter to the general hiring team. Very rarely are hiring decisions made by one person, so addressing the hiring team, rather than the more specific hiring manager, ensures that you cover your bases.
The best way to address a cover letter with no name is to do some digging to find the hiring manager's name. But in the case that you absolutely, positively