Leonardo da Vinci knew how to write a cover letter. “I will make cannon, mortar and light ordnance of very beautiful and functional design.”

Leonardo da Vinci knew how to write a cover letter. “I will make cannon, mortar and light ordnance of very beautiful and functional design.”

Dominated by his undeniably impressive military engineering skills and doesn’t even hint at his artistic genius until the end.

Da Vinci’s efforts paid off, and he was eventually employed. A decade later, it was Sforza who commissioned him to paint  The last Supper

http://www.lettersofnote.com/2012/03/skills-of-da-vinci.html

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