The Inside Office Online blog offers an interesting suggestion for people trying to find a new job: using the mail merge feature in Outlook to send a message to professional contacts letting them know you’re looking for work. Part of me thinks “good use of technology”, part of me thinks “mail merge just isn’t going to cut it in a competitive jobs market”. What’s your take?
Could You Use Mail Merge To Speed Job Hunting?
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Angus has been writing professionally about technology since 1994 and breaking it for even longer. He is based in Sydney but spends a frankly unhealthy portion of his life on the road, tracking down the latest stories. In 2011, he won the IT Journo Award For Best Consumer Technology Journalist and Consensus IT Writers Award for Best Technical Writer for his work on Lifehacker; about time too.