Is it weird, stalker-ish, or flattering if an interested candidate sends a linkedin DM or finds your email to send a personal message after applying on the website? Asking for a friend... 😉

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Interesting. It was an in-house recruiter at McCann who told me to always track down recruiter emails—and explained how to do it—rather than use applications.

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Absolutely you should stalk! Can't hurt. You may get a canned response, but so what?

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Is reaching out and not getting a response a sign no not reach out again...?

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If your resume is good — flattering. If not — weird and stalkerish.

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Yes this is how you network your way in! The art is making your note sound attractive. Ask for their advice on how to stand out at XYZ company and flatter a bit. Lots written on networking.

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