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Dear [recipient's name]:
I am writing in response to your advertisement in Travel Times for the job position of travel specialist. As my attached resume details, I have accumulated 7 years of travel agency experience in jobs that specifically relate to the position you advertised. My skills include advanced computer and technical abilities, travel software program expertise, and award-winning customer relations skills.
This travel specialist position would clearly be an excellent match for my credentials and interests. I welcome the prospect of pursuing this opportunity further.
Thank you for your time and consideration, and I look forward to hearing from you soon.
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