Job Search Email Etiquette
Job Search Email
When you are using email to job search, it's important that all your communications are as professional as they would be if you were writing an old-fashioned paper letter. Here's information on what to include in your job search emails, how to format your email, and how to make sure your email message is read.
Job Search Email Accounts
When you're looking for a job, it's a good idea to set up an email account just for job searching. That way your professional email won't get mixed in with your personal mail.
Professional Email Message Guidelines
Guidelines for writing professional email messages include what to include in your messages, how to format them, plus examples.
Email Cover Letters Tips
In some cases, especially with smaller employers, the company will request that applicants send their resume and cover letter via email. Here's how to write, format, address, and send an email cover letter.
Email Etiquette for Job Searching
Job search email etiquette including choosing an email account, formatting your email messages, what to put in the Subject Line of your message, how to create an email signature, and how to send email messages when job searching.
How to Address an Email Cover Letter
When you are sending an email cover letter it is important to include a subject line, your signature, and to address the email to the person who is hiring for the position, if you have a contact. Here are tips on how to address an email cover letter.
How to Email a Resume
Suggestions and tips for how to email a resume, including what to include in your email cover letter and how to send a resume via email.
How to Format an Email Message
When you're applying for a job, it's important to format your email as professionally as you would any other business letter.
How to Send a Resume
Not sure how to send your resume to employers? Here's advice on how to send a resume via email including what file format to use and how to send an attachment.
How to Set Up Your Email Signature
When you are using email to job search, it's important to include an email signature with all your contact information, so it's easy for hiring managers and recruiters to get in touch with you. Here's how to set it up.
How to Send Email Messages
When you're sending job search email messages, it's really important to make sure the message is perfect. You don't want to blow an opportunity by making any mistakes - either in how you send emails or how you keep track of your email messages.
LinkedIn Invitation and Message Guidelines
Advice on sending LinkedIn messages including the best ways to invite people to connect with you, what to include and how to format your messages, and more guidelines for messaging on LinkedIn.
When you are sending an email message, it's important use a font that is basic and simple. Here's how to select a font and a font size for your email messages.
Email Subject Lines
When you're job searching, the Subject Line is one of the most important parts of the email messages you send to employers and networking contacts.
Add LinkedIn to Your Email Signature
Here's how to get a LinkedIn button and add it to your email signature or online.
Job Search Toolkit
Before you seek employment make sure you have the appropriate tools for a professional and business-like job search because the first impression you give an employer is the most important one.