I’m taking a stab at clearing out my inbox tonight. I got a recruiting email from Yahoo yesterday, but they were trying to reach a different Matt:
Hello Mr. XXXXXXXXXX,
I found your name on XXXXXXXXX.com and I wanted to reach out to you to see
if you would be interested in exploring opportunities with Yahoo in New York
(or Chicago). I am working on a couple of roles that you may be a fit for
and I would like to know if you are interested in learning about the
How should I reply?
Hi, you have the wrong Matt. No offense, but I don’t think I’ll refer you to the right one. 🙂
Jeff, shall we discuss this over lunch sometime to talk? You can meet me at the plex.
Hmm. There’s the tried and true
I nofollow you!
Maybe I’ll just delete it and get back to clearing out the ol’ inbox.