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Job Search Workshop: Writing a Sparkling Cover Letter

  • Jam Workspace 9 Nieuwe Looiersdwarsstraat Amsterdam, NH, 1017 TZ Netherlands (map)

Do you need to write a cover letter now that you are applying for a job? Getting stuck to find the words to express your motivation and reasons to apply for that job you love?

During this interactive workshop you will work on writing a cover letter where you can reflect who you are and what you have to offer as a professional.

You will be invited  to reflect on your strengths, knowledge, skills and experience to build a story that makes you visible on the job market to take the following step in your career. 

After the reflection phase you will re-write together with other participants your cover letter as a marketing tool. Where you will receive direct feedback to get an excellent well represented cover letter.

During this workshop you will work on

  • Reflection on your strengths, skills, knowledge areas and experience
  • How to use a cover letter as a marketing tool with personal branding techniques
  • How to write a cover letter according to the Dutch standards
  • Style, appearance and content of your cover letter
  • Writing a targeted cover letter
  • Do’s and Don’ts

NOTE: This is not a workshop where you get theoretical information, the emphasis is to train you in the skills to communicate your professional value on paper.


Homework: The training starts when you have registered and paid the fee. You will start working from home where you will receive the workbook to create a cover letter that will reflect your value and motivation for your future employer.  Once you have that finished, send the input to me and I will have a look at it before the workshop so that we can explore it deeper during the training to get a well-worked output.

Place: The workshop is being held at Jam Workspace, a creative and inspiring workspace where you can really focus on yourself, to get inspired and work on your personal branding

Language: English

Participants: Limited Spaces: 12 participants max. This is to ensure that all attendees get full attention and can practice the exercises thoroughly.

Price:  75 euro early bird price if you register before the 5th of March, normal price is 100 Euro

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