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5 Ways to Write Professional Emails That Save Time and Effort

How often do you get an email that makes you wonder, “I wonder why they sent this to me? What am I supposed to do with it?” As an adult, it’s an essential skill to know how to write professional emails that save time and get replies. Even though you send several emails every day,…

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Memory-Lane Monday: Write once, use never

It’s the early aughts, and IT department trainee gets the task of sorting through a pile of unlabeled recordable DVDs, reports the pilot fish who assigned him to the job.“I asked him to check the DVDs one by one, discard obsolete data, sort blank media and label the rest of them according to their contents,”…

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Why we shouldn’t let AI write for us

Machines are getting better at writing. They can finish our sentences. They can reply to our emails. They can write news reports and even novels. But just because they can doesn’t mean they should. Artificial intelligence (AI) is launching a technology revolution that will transform business over the next decade. The most powerful use for…

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How to Write a Compelling Cover Letter – LifeSavvy

fizkes/Shutterstock Even in the age of digital job applications, cover letters are still relevant. Here’s how to write a great one! Writing a resume is hard enough (although, our series of resume guides will help), but a potential employer also expects you to send her a cover letter explaining why you’re right for the job. How…

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How to Write Your First Resume – LifeSavvy

Nitchakul Sangpetch/Shutterstock Maybe you’ve just graduated and haven’t truly started the job search yet, or perhaps you’ve been working for a family friend who never asked you for a resume. No matter what, if you don’t have a resume yet, nothing can feel more daunting than staring at that blank page. We’re here to help….

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