Within 24 hours of the interview, write a letter or email to the person or persons
who took the time to meet with you about the job opportunity.
Sample Thank You Letter Text
(follow the same formatting on a cover letter):
It was a pleasure meeting with you to speak about the Marketing Representative position
at ABC Company. I believe my skills and personality match well with what your organization
is looking for in an employee.
A Marketing Representative needs to be creative, organized, and enthusiastic, which
are all characteristics I obtained through my internship at XYZ Marketing. In addition
to my internship, my Bachelor of Arts in Politics with a Concentration in Marketing
has given me knowledge to be successful in the industry.
If given the opportunity, I believe I can make valuable contributions at ABC. I appreciate
the time you took to interview me, and I look forward to hearing from you about the
Reaffirm Your Interest:
Be specific explain why you are the right person for the job relating your skills,
interests, experience, and knowledge of the job, employer, and industry.
Take no further action until at least one week beyond the date when they said they
would contact you. At that time, a phone call to see if a decision has been made is