How Should I Follow Up on a Job Application?

One of the most frequently asked job search questions on the Internet is: How should I follow up on a job application? Lindsay (not her real name) asked me a similar question that had a twist: Shortly after her job interview the employer called one of her references, which led Lindsay to believe that she...more »

Good Interview Follow-Up: A Thank You Email Sample

Here's a slightly unusual post-interview situation: Shortly after a job interview, Sandy, got a phone call from the interviewer with the promise of an offer for a different job than the one she interviewed for. Now Sandy wants to know what to say in her follow-up thank you email. Here's how Sandy described the details:...more »

Thank You Email Template for After the Interview

Wouldn't it be great to have a thank-you email template for after the interview? I don't mean a boilerplate that makes all your thank-you emails sound alike; but a template that guides you through the process of writing a different thank-you note each time. My "Past-Present-Future" Thank-You Formula I have a Past-Present-Future formula for what...more »