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Subject:Re: Hiring Scenario From:Mark Gellis <mgellis -at- NOVA -dot- GMI -dot- EDU> Date:Wed, 17 Dec 1997 13:54:10 -0500
I understand from some colleagues back in South Dakota that one reason I was
considered for a job (for which I was eventually hired) was that they had
liked some of my postings on certain listservs. It can make a difference, so
it makes sense to be careful about what you say, both to protect yourself (you
folks have no idea how many cute but perhaps inappropriate comments I've
decided not to send your way) and to promote yourself--the Internet is not
only a network, it's a place to network. ;)
Tony G. Rocco wrote:
> Julie, is this a purely hypothetical scenario or have you experienced
> something along these lines yourself? Has anyone had something they posted
> to this list used for or against them, to the best of their knowledge? I
> would be interested in hearing about it. Thanks.
> - tgr
> At 1:10 PM -0500 12/17/97, Julie F. Sullivan wrote:
> >People, your posts are preserved for all to see in the archives. Don't be
> >foolish and write something that could hurt you two years from now!