Addressing A Cover Letter To A Woman. It is acceptable to use a title and the recipients surname when addressing a cover letter. Last Name instead of Ms.
You could write Dear Mr Nelson instead of Dear Chris Nelson You might do this if you do not know your recipients first name. If the name of the hiring manager is listed not using his or her name would show a lack of attention to detail and immediately earn you negative points. Samples Of Addressing A Cover Letter.
To address a cover letter without a name use some variation of Dear Software Team Hiring Manager You can also use Dear Hiring Manager if the addressee really is unknown.
The first impression as we found out in our previous articles comes from the cover letter. Or Ms. Last Name instead of Ms. There are times when you may want to replace Mr.