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Old 11-10-2008, 04:51 PM   #11
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If you register your own domain name (something like yourname.com) employers will look it up and if it returns a blank page it doesn't look very profesionals. I'd say go with your ISP because hotmail.com doesn't scream profesional either
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Old 11-10-2008, 05:00 PM   #12
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Or if David wants to charge for LukaszR@Computerforums.org that would be awesome
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Old 11-10-2008, 05:07 PM   #13
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If you don't go through your ISP, do gmail or yahoo. Plenty of self-employeed people still use those as their email provider to give it a professional appeal if you do a firstnamelastname (or initials of either) kind of email address.
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Old 11-10-2008, 05:23 PM   #14
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Where I work there was a lad applying for an internship and his email was something like massiveknockers@hotmail.com or something along those lines. Needless to say they didn't get it
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Old 11-10-2008, 06:41 PM   #15
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Or if David wants to charge for LukaszR@Computerforums.org that would be awesome
lol...
that would be cool...i wonder if i could get one ...so what do you say David??

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LOL - i wonder if he realized why he never got the job LOL
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Old 11-11-2008, 05:29 PM   #16
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that would be cool...i wonder if i could get one ...so what do you say David??



LOL - i wonder if he realized why he never got the job LOL
Probably not, you have to be think to put that email on your resume!
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I use my full name@gmail.com as mine. I think its professional.
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If you want to go the Microsoft route, you could try live.com as well.
At least it's not hotmail.
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I use my full name@gmail.com as mine. I think its professional.
Same here.
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I use my full name@gmail.com as mine. I think its professional.
Me too.
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