What to include in your cover letter for a UX role

Don’t replicate your resume

Include your team-collaboration skills

Include your objective(s) as a UX designer

Talk about your potential employer

  1. A specific project / feature of their flagship product that really inspired you as a designer.
  2. How you would improve a feature or product in their portfolio.
  3. What makes the company unique and why you applied for a job there.
  4. What you can bring to the design team at the company.

In Conclusion



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I’m currently a UX designer for NBC Universal and have a deep interest in Enterprise UX.