RE: Re: How do you differentiate yourself (UserFriendly)

Subject: RE: Re: How do you differentiate yourself (UserFriendly)
From: "Will Sansbury" <wsansbury -at- alpha -dot- ipswitch -dot- com>
To: "'Cardimon, Craig'" <ccardimon -at- M-S-G -dot- com>, "'Gene Kim-Eng'" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>, "'Dori Green'" <dgreen -at- associatedbrands -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 4 Dec 2007 09:25:12 -0500

Craig Cardimon wrote:
> I have asked many of
> those -- yeah, younger than me -- about how they hunt for
> work, and it is astounding. I am a dinosaur, I think.
> Most people I have asked have shrugged off thank you notes,
> saying they easily get jobs without them, so why bother. I
> send them, no matter what.
> One person said he gets his jobs through word-of-mouth referrals
> (networking) and doesn't even have a paper resume. Good grief.
> -- Craig [feeling rather Stone Age right now]

I'm not yet 30, but I follow up every interview with a thank you note.

I also prefer to send paper résumés on (at least) 32lb paper... and I press
the edges of each fold with a spoon to get a clean, crisp edge.

All of this may have more to do with my OCD than my age, though. :)



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