3 Ways to Prove Integrity When Composing Your Cover Letter

  • 3 Ways to Prove Integrity When Composing Your Cover Letter

    Scottsdale, AZ - September 30, 2022

    2022-09 Temp tp Hire in Scottsdale AZ One of the most sought-after characteristics employers look for in job seekers is integrity. In a recent survey from one of the leading  employment agencies in Scottsdale , employers cited integrity as one of the most desired qualities in candidates. 

    With the average read time of cover letters at less than one minute, you'll want to keep your cover letter brief but still take advantage of the opportunity to stand out. Here are a few tips on how you can demonstrate your integrity in your cover letter: 


    Being honest and ethical in your job search is essential, especially in your cover letter. One way to show your integrity is to be upfront about your qualifications and experience. Don't try to exaggerate or embellish your skills and experience - it will only come back to bite you later. Instead, be honest about what you can bring to the table and focus on highlighting your strengths. 


    Scottsdale staffing agencies  and their client companies are looking for trustworthy candidates who care for the company's interests. You can show that you are honest by sharing a story about when you were trusted with an important task. For example, you might discuss a time when you were given responsibility for a project at work and completed it. Include details about what you did and why you were successful at it in your story. Providing evidence of your integrity will give the hiring manager confidence that you are the right person for the job. 

    Team Player 

    Most employers want to know that the person they recruit and hire will get along well with the rest of the team. So, in your cover letter, briefly mention that you value your colleagues' viewpoints and are always open to discussing and brainstorming project ideas, even if you disagree. If you are questioned about this during your interview, give an example of a period when you had to collaborate with others and how it went. Getting along with the team is essential to a successful career.  

    Locally owned and operated, Express Employment Professionals in Scottsdale, AZ is a Full-Service Staffing and Recruitment Firm that continually exceeds expectations by providing services to companies in our community while also helping job seekers find employment.  

    Express Employment Professionals - Scottsdale, AZ  
    15227 N 87th St Unit 115  
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260  
    (480) 355-3100