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Oh Hi. New here.

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Moshe D Member Since: Sep 12, 2019
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hmmm... and... I thought I'd just share with you a cover letter I received today..... 

Smiley Happy

Smiley LOL

 

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Kathy T Member Since: Jul 17, 2015
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Well.... I don't know what to say about this. I do know that all of the words are in English, but I don't understand any of them. And here I was thinking that one cover letter that I received awhile ago toped everything (I do good work, pay me what you want) but now I guess you've toped that. 

 

I do admire anyone who can speak/understand a different language of their native language, but IMO this doesn't qualify for that. Perhaps the use of Google Translate produced that cover letter. This could be the reason many jobs go without hiring anyone. 

 

Communication with clients wants and freelancers understanding of that, would be a HUGE problem. 

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Sanja D Member Since: Dec 18, 2013
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last time I've seen some of those words was  when I was re-reading  Macbeth ;-)
...and I'm not sure even google  translate would recognize some of them..it's like something between Jane Austen  and   Mahabharata...it's a very thoughtful concept with disastrous execution, I'd say.

...sorry for my primitive reply ;-)

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Jennifer M Member Since: May 17, 2015
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"waiting for your most primitive reply"

 

LOL

 

This is what paid connects were made from.

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Preston H Member Since: Nov 24, 2014
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That is one brave freelancer.

 

I will be the first to admit that I have never stepped forward and put my cover letter or resumé up on a website in a language that wasn't my native language.

 

So kudos for sheer audacity.

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Avery O Moderator Member Since: Nov 23, 2015
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Hi Moshe, 


I had to edit your post because it violates the Upwork Community Guidelines. As a gentle reminder, please know that it is against the Community Guidelines to post email content, chat transcripts or other private communication. Thank you for understanding!


-Avery
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