Questions about following up with an employer after an interview.

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Should I follow up or wait? [duplicate]

I had an interview about an amazing opportunity. Everything went great in the interview. I followed up after a week and I got this response: Thanks for checking in. Unfortunately we had a couple ...
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Potential employer taking a while to accept or decline [duplicate]

I had an interview on May 30th, which resulted in an interview with 3 other people on the same team. My last interview was last week on Tuesday. I felt that the interviews went well. I emailed them on ...
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Communication with HR recruiter after an interview [duplicate]

In case it matters I'm asking about US corporation. The somewhat long story short: I was contacted by a HR recruiter from a large US Health System who found my resume in their database and thought ...
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How to deal with unanswered e-mails (where a response is expected) [duplicate]

It happens, probably once every month, that my manager does not reply to my e-mails where I'm asking a question or just expecting feedback. Most of the time he does reply but the times where he's not ...
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Is it okay to tell the preferred company that you have received other job offers?

I have recently applied to Company A. I have gone through the 1st and 2nd interview and everything seems to be going well. In the 2nd interview, the senior manager told me that HR would get back to me ...
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Job offered, interview done, salary offered, how to follow up?

I recently applied for a paid internship position at one of the banks in my country. The HR rep called me and scheduled me for an interview. I did the interview and the next day they offered me the ...
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Potential employer is uncontactable [duplicate]

I have recently applied to position X at a company. However they saw that I was more interested in field Y as listed on my CV so also put me forward to position Y which I previously did not see on ...
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Thank You email after interview? [duplicate]

My interview went well and I'd like to send a Thank You email. He said they'd let me know by next week. It is Friday so should I send a thank you email right now, before their decision next week? ...
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Post-Interview - Should I follow up with interviewer and recruiter?

So yesterday I had a great 2nd interview with a company. My first interview was with my recruiter at the company, this second interview was with a software engineer. It seemed to go very well and I ...
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How do I ask for follow up? [duplicate]

I am a first year undergraduate student, and recently a recruiter at a mid-sized startup contacted me asking if I'd like to meet one of their senior software engineers to discuss opportunities at the ...
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What does it mean when a recruiter says he/she will check in every few months?

I have had this experience before and I've also heard other people saying the same. People were contacted by some recruiter directly from the company and after a phone interview about general job ...
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Should I contact the recruiter or should I wait? [duplicate]

About 6 weeks ago I applied for a job and I was invited for a virtual interview within 3 weeks. I then was contacted for a phone interview by the recruiter after a week, and after the phone interview ...
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Should I mail the recruiter if no response from interviewer after positive technical interview [duplicate]

I wrote a written test in a software firm. As far as I know, I scored top. Then they called me for interview for the engineering position. The interview went well. Then they called me again for ...
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is there ever a time when it is ok to send one thank you for an interview with two people? [closed]

I had an interview yesterday and I do not think it went well because it was very short. It was with two people; the hiring manager and someone who works under him who would be a peer to whoever is ...
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Interview went great, HR is not following up, should I follow up with a call? [duplicate]

I went to a great company. There I had 5 interviews taken place by different people. I think all of them went really good, they seems impressed with me, one of them said that I have good knowledge. ...
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how long should I wait to hear back? [duplicate]

I went to a job interview for a factory. (This is going to get confusing so bare with me) I applied for a machine operator, and they interviewed me for a line worker. Well after looking over my resume ...
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How to follow up after interview when some interviewers did not show?

I just completed an interview for an entry level job. Some members of the panel originally scheduled to participate did not show. These people are VP managerial level or above. I know following up ...
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Frequency and appropriateness of contacting employer post application submission [duplicate]

I have submitted an application for an an operations analytics position on a company's own website. They use a third party software enabling the applicant to track their process throughout the hiring ...
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Thank you letter even though I was not chosen

I'm working for an international German company. A couple of weeks ago, I was part of a group of candidates (within the company but from different locations) which competed for a position. The ...
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How can I handle a potential employer who is taking too long to definitively hire me?

I have been searching for a new job for about three months. I had a fantastic interview about a month ago with a place that I really, really would like to work for. It all went very well. But they ...
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Should I ask an HR representative about timeframe for next round due to another offer?

I had the interview process going on for about a month with co. 'A'. Meanwhile, I had a telephonic HR round with another bigger firm 'B', offering a much better opening on Monday. on Tuesday, 'A' made ...
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How to document / track day-to-day activities? [closed]

Let me put first that there is no possibility of using any other software outside of MS Office. What would be a good way to document day-to-day activities ? We are a reporting team in a large ...
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Following up with references after an interview

Before a recent interview, I asked a few former colleagues if they would be willing to be a reference for me. The interviewer hadn't requested me to bring them, but I thought it would be good to be ...
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Follow-up email on job which has been put on hold

The dream job I was offered was put on hold over a month ago - hiring manager not sure when the role will re-open and that I should look for other roles in the meantime but asked me to stay in ...
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Tricky Situation in Hiring Process [closed]

So this is a follow up question to this As the previous one got marked as duplicate hence asking a new question. A week after the interview I sent a mail to the employer asking him about how things ...
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Following up with Hiring manager before the interview

I read through a couple of follow up related questions at the Workplace like follow-up position status and following-up with Hiring manager. They are related to post interview follow-up. I am ...
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Follow up email when hiring manager doesn't call

When a peer at another company forwards your resume to a hiring manager, and the hiring manager doesn't get in touch, how should one follow up with the peer? It's possible that however qualified your ...
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Code Tests as part of the interview [duplicate]

Recently I applied to a company that I was really excited to work for. They, like many other companies, gave me a simple take home code challenge. I made sure all my code was clean, had comments, ...
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Following up after company said they would hire me

I had an interview at a company about a month ago. They initially said they'd contact me within a week. After 10 days of silence, I wrote them asking about the status of my application. They said that ...
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How should I follow up (or not) with the recruiter after an internal referral?

I have been thinking about switching careers from a junior role in academia to private sector, and got into contact with a senior guy at a tech company I really like. We had an information interview ...
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Should I follow-up with potential employer after giving background check consent?

After interviewing and taking a computer assessment with a company, Human Resources contacted me to ask for my consent for a background check. I sent in the consent and received confirmation it was ...
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What do you do if someone says they'll email you tomorrow, and they don't?

I had a first stage interview yesterday; it seemed to go reasonably well. They told me that they have a pretty quick turnaround on things, and that they'll get back to me tomorrow. It's 4pm, and I ...
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What do I say when following up a job application that I haven't heard back from?

I applied for a job, and I thought my application was pretty good. I quickly received an automated reply saying that they'd be in touch shortly when applications close. But I haven't heard from ...
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Why is HR delaying in giving me an offer? [closed]

I recently attended an interview with one company and cleared all the rounds. In the HR round, I was asking for a salary which I feel I am worth and which I felt the company can pay. The HR person ...
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Contacting a company recruiter inquiring about a job application status [closed]

So, I really want to work for this one company. I have tried following up (both, via Gmail and LinkedIn's InMail) on my application to one of the company recruiters, but in vain. May I please know ...
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Follow up when HR did not attend my interview?

I had an interview earlier this week, and it was supposed to be between an HR, another employee and I. Unfortunately, the HR person got caught up into an emergency and could not attend the interview, ...
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Do I follow up on an unsolicited application?

One week ago, I emailed an HR person (unfortunately, it was just a jobs@....com address, I could not find out who the hiring manager actually was) with my resume and cover letter. I received an email ...
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How to follow-up without being bothersome?

Recently, I was hired to a retail position. I was told that I would be getting a call to come to the store in order to complete the rest of the paperwork. I did not receive that call. Then I was ...
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Using Interview Follow-Up to Highlight Skills

I recently had a job interview for a software developer position at a local company. It's been about a week and the interviewer just e-mailed me today and mentioned that he thought I interviewed ...
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When to email back after interview

I had an in person job interview about a week before Chrstmas. After the interview, they told me I would be contacted in a week with the company's response and if they didn't get back to me I should ...
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How long is too long to wait for a response after a final interview? [closed]

I've been in interviews that have gone good and bad and can generally tell the outcome (especially if the last interview is with a technical manager for the area you would be working in). I seemed to ...
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How to follow-up with hiring manager after peer interview… I don't want to be a pest! [duplicate]

I am very interested in a job that I recently interviewed for. I had a phone interview two weeks ago, a face-to-face interview last week and an interview with one of the other sales reps three days ...
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Great interview - hiring manager never followed up, should I follow up with a call?

I recently had an interview that I felt went great! It lasted about an hour, I was asked some technical questions and was able to answer them all correctly. We spoke a lot about my previous projects ...
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Is it appropriate to do a follow-up email when not applying for a specific position? [closed]

This is pretty self-explanatory- I sent in my resume and cover letter a few weeks ago and was wondering if it would be appropriate to send a follow-up email even though I was not applying for any ...
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Should follow-up be promised in a cover letter? [closed]

I recently wrote a cover letter in which I promised to follow up in a specific amount of time. My reasoning was that I would be able to demonstrate a small measure of credibility by following through ...
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Should I still follow up when I'd planned to even though the application deadline was extended? [closed]

Here's a brief scenario: I applied for a job on the originally determined application deadline date In my cover letter I said that I would follow up two weeks from that date The application ...
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When writing a follow-up letter to an interview, how do I mention to a potential employer that I'll be attending a relevant conference?

I just interviewed with company A today, and I found out later in the day at my current job (company B) that I'm going to be attending a conference that is highly relevant to my interview and ...
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HR manager offered job over the phone, but didn't follow up [duplicate]

Last week, a HR manager called me to offer me a position and told me that he would email me a letter of confirmation. However, it's been a week and I didn't receive anything. Should I call or email ...
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Is it a good idea to follow up after an interview, and if so, how soon? [duplicate]

Say you've recently completed a technical interview and your last interviewer has handed you back to your original contact in HR, who you haven't heard back from yet (a few days after the interview, ...
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How do I properly follow-up with a hiring manager, to check on the status of a position?

I had an interview on Monday, which I think went fairly well. I was told that I was the last to interview for the position, and that they were expecting to make their decision by that Friday. I also ...