Questions about following up with an employer after an interview.

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Who to email for interview follow up? [closed]

I interviewed 2 days ago for an internship at a defense company. The interview was with the hiring manager who also manages the team I would be working with if I got the internship. I know it's ...
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Background check taking a long time; Should I call the store for an update on the background check? [duplicate]

I interviewed for a position in May and received a call about a week or so later and the assistant manager offered me the position. We discussed salary and how many hours I would be working. She then ...
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How often I can follow-up over verbal job offer

In January 2016, I interviewed with a very large company for which I'd very excited about working. After 3 weeks, they interviewed me again and everything looked good. After another 3 weeks, they ...
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What should I expect from a 2nd phone interview? [closed]

I applied for a job abroad, got a first 1 hour phone interview. A week later they called me to schedule a 2nd 30 minute interview with another person. What does this mean? The first interview was ...
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How to reapply after turning down a position

I was offered a position in October 2015. I turned it down because I had been working at home for about 10 months and wasn't sure I wanted to go back to an office full time (after working in one for ...
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How to ask HR directly about the status of complaint I have made against my boss [closed]

I have written a complaint letter about my boss to HR. I haven't yet received any response on that. How do I follow up politely with HR about the status of my complaint?
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The company recruiter taking long to contact me [duplicate]

I received a call from a recruiter, from a bank that I applied almost a month before. The recruiter called and left me a message (on Wednesday 2-24), I called back, but got her voice mail. I left a ...
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Contacted by recruiter, sent CV, didn't hear back. Should I follow up? [duplicate]

I'm new to this stack exchange so I hope I don't ask something that's already been asked a thousand times. I did a quick search and didn't find anything quite like my situation. I was contacted by a ...
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How to email and ask the recruiter about the progress/situation of my job application? [duplicate]

Last week I applied for a job & sent my CV & other details to the recruiter. Then they sent me back another form to fill which contained some competency type questions. I filled out the form ...
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Following up after technical test [duplicate]

I have a question regarding my job search. Recently a recruiter got back to me after a job application and requested to complete a technical test which I did on the same day and then advised him on ...
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Sent a follow up email and I received a reply stating that she would contact me in a week regarding my hours. But i haven't heard back [duplicate]

As from my question above. I am really unsure if i want to follow up and again and look pushy or just leave it. I am not sure what to say as well if I do follow up.
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Second time hiring manager not reaching back after telling me a specific date when she will contact me, should I follow up again? [duplicate]

Its a small startup publishing company. The person who interviewed me was just the editor in chief of the magazine. That was on a Thursday two weeks ago. After the interview I thanked her and she ...
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Sent my resume to a recruiter but not heard back. Should I follow up? [duplicate]

I am in contact with a recruiter for a Company. This is the second time I've been in contact with this person. The first time was several months ago, and after an internal recommendation and several ...
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Is it acceptable to offer assistance for background check?

It's been 2 weeks since I provided contacts for background check and as far as I know, no one has been contacted yet. I asked the recruiter if I can help out by providing more information if necessary ...
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Had a great(?) phone interview and was told I would hear back…haven't. What to do next? [duplicate]

I had a phone interview on Tuesday of last week for a company that I'm very interested in. The initial screening went so well that she wanted me to speak with the Director of the department I was ...
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How to push a conversation for a transfer between two companies within a parent company?

I currently work for Company D. I work on a small infrastructure team (5 people for all of North America), and we service a few other companies (Company B, Company I, and Company O) within a parent ...
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Hiring manager went silent at start up [duplicate]

I am currently in the running for a software developer position. I had one interview with the person in charge of hiring (not an engineer). I passed the initial call and was given a technical ...
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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? I'...
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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 contact....
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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? [duplicate]

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 ...