“To Whom It May Concern:” and Cover Letters

Lauren McAdams’ article, Is “To Whom It May Concern” Acceptable on a Cover Letter?, summarizing her survey in Resume Companion, shows trends and discusses feedback from recruiters about the impact (or not) of writing “To Whom it May Concern:” in the greeting of a cover letter in securing a job. Gen Z and Boomers might have something in common!

By Kimberly Lieb
Kimberly Lieb Assistant Director for Industry and Community Engagement Kimberly Lieb