Tag Archives: application

well, at least they’re honest…

auto-response a reader received from an application. more companies should be so forthcoming, dontcha think?

P.S. We regret that we may not be able to respond to every email. However, if we are interested in your work, we will definitely get back to you. If you hadn’t heard from us in more than 10 days, assume we’re not interested. Thank you and sorry about any inconvenience this may cause.


do you know what company you work for, auto-message?

one of our readers received the following as an actual response to a job application. ’nuff said.

Dear Jacob,


Thank you very much for your application and for your interest in [Company name].


It will take a while for us to evaluate your application. Your patience is greatly appreciated. If we find that your qualifications match our needs we will contact you for an interview. 


Thanks again for your interest in employment with [Company name].




Human Resources

[Company name]