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How did you hear about this position?

Example #1
"I learned about this role from when searching for internship opportunities. I believe the keywords that I used were 'recent graduate' and 'business development.' I hope that information is helpful to you!"
Example #2
"The position details were sent to me by a former colleague who knew that I was looking for a role within the oil and energy industry. I believe she saw your job posting on an industry-specific job board. I can find the details for you if you would like."
Example #3
"I was referred to this position by your employee, John Doe. He mentioned to me that you were searching externally for this floor manager position and thought of me right away."
Example #4
"A recruiter from ABC Recruitment firm approached me regarding this role. After meeting with her and reviewing all of the details, I knew this position was a fantastic fit for me, which is when I chose to apply."
Example #5
"When shopping in the mall last weekend, I noticed the 'Now Hiring' sign in your window. I came by the next day and dropped my resume off with your assistant manager. Thank you for seeing me so quickly!"
Example #6
"I worked with one of your clients on a major project a couple of months ago, and he mentioned that your company was hiring. This particular person knew that I was looking for career growth and a change. I am thrilled he thought of me."
Example #7
"I applied to your school shortly after relocating to this city. Your facility is just a few blocks from my home. The location is convenient, but I have also heard great things through the teaching community here."
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