If you aren’t following up after an interview, you seriously risk losing the employment opportunity. A brief thank-you note after an interview is a great way to stay fresh in the hiring manager’s mind and show that you respect their time. It’s also an opportunity to recover if you missed any questions or left out any important experience details.
So when you feel like you nailed an interview, but a few days pass and you haven’t heard a word, you may be feeling the impact of forgetting to send a thank-you follow up. Don’t worry; here are a few tips for writing a brief, but effective, thank-you note following an interview.