Sending Successful Job Interview Thank You Notes

A recent study conducted by CareerBuilder indicated that NOT sending a thank you note will hurt your candidacy with over twenty percent (more than one in five) hiring managers. So, skipping sending a thank you note is potentially a high-risk practice. Clearly, thank you notes, done well, can’t hurt your job search, and they may help you to succeed.  […]


Cutting Off Your Thank You Notes To Spite Your Face

Lately there’s been some comments on this site from some pretty ticked off job seekers. After sending thank you notes time and again and never hearing even a peep back – adding insult to injury as they wait to get an actual job offer – they are understandably fed up with the whole hiring process. […]


How To Write a Good Informational Interview Thank You Note

Last week I wrote about informational interviews – what they are and how to get the most out of them. But I don’t want to leave out one of the most important parts of your informational interview…the informational interview thank you note or letter. I once spent an hour and a half on the phone […]