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Make Their Day

Hiring managers are people too.

So send a gift to them, like a personalized 30 second video, or a Chatbot. Heck, mail ’em a physical book they might like.

Point is, make their day! They’ll love it. Skip the resume. It’ll break up the routine of reading those boring PDFs.

That’s how you stand out on the job hunt.

Find and verify email addresses using Then, email people at companies. Do it!

Quote of the Day

“It’s your outlook on life that counts. If you take yourself lightly and don’t take yourself too seriously, pretty soon you can find the humor in our everyday lives. And sometimes it can be a lifesaver.”
— Betty White