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Questions tagged [follow-up]

Questions about following up with an employer after an interview.

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How many days after interview to follow up? [duplicate]

I am kind of on a gas burner in my current job and would like to find another option. Interview was 3 days back excluding the weekend in between. How many days after is best to follow up about the ...
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Had to cancel first interview due to flu, company not responding to my email about re-scheduling. Should I re-apply?

I had an interview setup about a week ago, but had to cancel due to having the flu. After a brief email correspondence with the person who I'm suppose to interview with, he tells me it's fine, and ...
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After following up and not be contacted, is it okay to make contact?

I was reading this link, but my situation is a little different because I never had an interview. I submitted my application to a job posting twelve days ago, and after not hearing back from them, ...
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Pre phone interview follow up

I live in Canada and applied for a job in a different city within the same province. Recruiter responded for an initial phone interview and we supposed to make an appointment. I replied to him with my ...
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Invited for a 'Follow Up' meeting, after an internal interview. What does this mean? [closed]

Myself and three colleagues were all interviewed for the same role last Thursday. It would be a promotion for all of us. We all received an email the next day saying they would get back to us early ...
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Asking about the status of an application [duplicate]

About two months ago I applied for an internship at a company and was asked to complete an online programming test. I passed the test and they followed up with a phone interview a few days later, ...
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Correct course of action regarding interview response time [duplicate]

I had my final Amazon internship interview a bit more than 3 weeks ago. After this interview, the interviewer told me that I should contact my recruiter if I hear no response within 5 business days. ...
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Is it acceptable to contact a recruiter directly after a year if they mentioned the company would follow-up in a year?

A year ago I applied for a job at a company and after the onsite interview, the company decided not to give me the job. They said the feedback was still good though and they see a lot of potential so ...
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When to send a thank you for the interview?

I am in the initial stages of being considered for a position at a different company, where I was encouraged to apply by a friend (Who would also be my supervisor in the new position). The first part ...
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How can I encourage my boss to approve my work tasks?

According to our company policy, I need to get my boss's comments and approval for each task to be able to do them. But since she's too busy usually my tasks get stuck in pending approval status and I ...
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Company wants to follow up after an interview. What does that mean?

I did a phone interview last week with a tech company for a mobile engineering position, and they called me in for an in-person interview the next day. The phone interview was with an HR person, and ...
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Confused with job application status [duplicate]

I did a phone interview for Internship in a very reputed company for Network Engineering role, the interview went really well and at the end, the interviewer said: I'm forwarding this conversation ...
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How to follow up a less priority task?

My supervisor has told me that he'll provide me with whatever I need for learning at work. So I asked him for a virtual machine that has some applications I need be installed on, around a month and a ...
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Asked to return to intern again but HR and boss are not responding to emails

Last summer I had an internship at a local tech company doing software development. I felt like I did a pretty good job and was consistently told by my boss and team that they enjoyed my being there ...
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When should I email again about status of position I applied for? [duplicate]

I had the second interview for a software developer position last Wednesday, and I think it went well; one of the managers who was not involved in the hiring decision even told me at the end that he ...
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How to ask If I fail or not in the job apply after taking the home test? [duplicate]

I'm trying to apply on 'A company' for 'Junior Web Developer' I got some emails after sending my resume, and the company gave me 'home test' and I already sent my answer. But it's been a week since I ...
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Should I send a delayed thank-you two weeks after the interview?

I interviewed at a mid-size company (on-site) about 2 weeks ago and I totally forgot to send a follow-up thank-you email to my interviewer for showing me around the company and the great experience ...
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Follow-up email to a company after requesting data

I need help as to how can I send a professional follow-up email to a company (petroleum company) after requesting data from them a month ago. The data is in relation to natural gas volumes etc. The ...
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Should I send an email to remind the hiring manager? [duplicate]

I was interviewed by the Vice president on Monday, and I met the hiring managers as well. The HR manager said they would get back to me on Wednesday, and said they would hopefully fill the whole ...
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Should I tell an interviewer they hired me for a different job years ago?

A principal hired me at a school 10 years ago. He was only there for one year. I am now applying for a job at the school he is currently at. Should I mention he hired me years ago in a follow up email?...
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Had interview for Internship - Interviewing Manager seems to be busy

Two weeks ago I had an interview for an internship at a local software company. I thought the interview went well, and the managers that interviewed me said I would likely hear back from them within ...
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What's the best approach to following up after interviews? [duplicate]

I recently submitted a resume which went directly to the hiring manager. He asked me for an interview the next day and I agreed. At the end of the interview, I received his contact information and he ...
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HR did not call up for a second Interview. Do I have to contact the Assistant Manager?

I attended an Interview on April 21st with a company. The Senior Manager and HR Executive interviewed me for the first round. I am afraid it did not go well as I could not meet one of their skills. ...
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Meetings in short recordings - can they be prudent? [closed]

Not sure if place to ask; please advise either where i might ask or how else I might ask if not. Just some idea I had: is it prudent in anyway to have some sort of 'meetings' done in a series of ...
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Would it be wrong to personally try to contact my interviewer for feedback if the recruiter doesn't respond?

These are similar questions I have looked into but they didn't answer my question: Would it be inappropriate to go around a recruiter and directly contact an employer with questions before a face-to-...
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How often should I follow up with a contact who is a fellow Alumni?

I've been keeping contact with a fellow Alumni that is a sales manager hoping to hire fellow alumni at his company, but his company is on a hiring freeze until June. How often should I follow up with ...
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Contacted after interview for another phone call, but didn't get the call. Should I follow up again?

I interviewed for an internship job, and a week after the interview, I received an email from the interviewer that said he wanted to get on the phone and have another chat. I replied with all my ...
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Interview process: After sending work samples that I've asked from the company [duplicate]

I am a graphic designer, currently looking for new opportunities. I had an interview with HR last week, and they asked me to create some work examples for them. I spent my time and efforts to make ...
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How soon to follow up? [duplicate]

I have been to second interviews recently and I have been given a clear timeline of when they will be making their decision which is2 weeks from the time of my second interview. I would like to ...
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Is it appropriate to follow up on an online job application?

I applied for a job opening on Stackoverflow Careers about 2 weeks ago and haven't heard back from the company. Based on the job description, I'm pretty sure my skill set matches their requirements. ...
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How/should I suggest an in person interview after having a video interview while abroad [duplicate]

I had video interview 2 months ago while abroad and followed up with an email after a month; they were still in the interview process. Fast forward to now, I'm back in the states and was thinking by ...
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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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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 I ...
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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 ...