First, let me tell you about my dad. My dad is a Do-It-Yourself aficionado. He has not bought a single piece of furniture in his entire life and he never misses a chance to proclaim once again his self-sufficiency in terms of furnishing his own house. The truth is he despises furniture stores with passion. In fact, IKEA is more of a swear-word in our family.
Why would any decent man buy a ready-made nightstand or a dining table if he can make one with his own hands? Of course, the process may take many months and there is always a possibility that the bulky table of his own production may end up standing in the hallway just because it would not fit through the kitchen door. At the end of the day, this is not about my father being cheap, he just likes to do things with his own hands and he takes pride in his creations no matter how bulky and monstrous they look to other people.
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What is your reaction to an email which has a beautiful signature at the end? I know that you think of the sender as a professional and self-respecting person who cares about their image in the eyes of others.
A free email signature generator is a right tool that will allow you not only to create a distinctive signature but also build a strong personal brand. In this blog we are going to discuss top 5 reasons why you should use an email signature generator for yourself and for your business. Continue reading “5 reasons to use a free email signature generator”
Gmail has turned 15. Much has been achieved during this time and Google still keeps doing much to improve all its products, including the email platform. So, Gmail celebrates its birthday this year by introducing a good selection of new features. Let’s discuss all of them one by one.
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You can choose to end your email either with a usual sign-off or an email signature. Both options are good if you write them correctly. No matter if you write a formal or informal email, you should always try to finish it politely to get a recipient on your side and make the email warmer. In this blog post, I have collected some tips for ending emails on any occasion. Continue reading “How to end your emails: tips for writing the best email closing”
If you have to create a single email signature for your private usage, it may cause no difficulties. You can devote as much time to designing it as you need. But when you have to generate a hundred of corporate email signatures for all of your employees, it may be rather problematic and time-consuming. Continue reading “How to benefit from using an online email signature creator”
Each day you send and receive dozens of business emails. You find some of them fantastic, but some appear to be so illogical and plain. What’s wrong? How do you identify a good email and a bad one? One of the things you pay attention to is an email signature, its content and design. It tells much about the sender.
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Email signature tells a story about you. Short but very useful story for those who receives your emails. In other words, it is your ID. Imagine you give your business card to someone you want to contact you later. Definitely, you’ll take care this card is visually appealing, has all necessary information, and can persuade a person to call you back or reach you out via email.
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The CEO of Apple, Tim Cook, starts his day at 3:45 a.m. to clear out his inbox with 700-800 emails received the previous day. He comments “and I read the majority of those … Every day, every day. I’m a workaholic”. On the other hand, Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn says he intentionally sends less email to receive less of it.
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One formal email template + one informal email template + the neutral one. This is a standard toolbox of every HR specialist. On the one hand, it is much easier to have templates because very often HR managers are overworked and have no time. On the other hand, such an approach to email communication can’t be effective. Continue reading “Best email signature examples for HR managers”
In most cases, the first contact with a potential employee goes through the email. When you apply for some position, you should take into account that this first email creates an impression about you as a candidate even more than the resume you attach to it. Continue reading “Why job seekers should have an informative email signature”