Want to stand out among other applicants? Include letters of recommendation!
In addition to your resume and cover letter, a letter of recommendation can be a huge plus for you in the consideration process. Who should you ask? How about a former manager or co-worker you admire? How about your pastor or rabbi? A civic leader whom you've come to know? Think about influential people in your life who value you and want to help. Here's more: https://www.thebalancecareers.com/tips-for-requesting-letters-of-recommendation-2062964