To receive the job you want, you need to show that you are eager to work for the company and truly want this position. Start before you even leave the interview room, by remembering to close the interview and ask for the job. You should also follow up immediately with the netPolarity representative, so he or she can convey your timely and enthusiastic interest to the hiring manager.
Another good idea is to express your gratitude immediately after the initial interview, and any subsequent interviews, with an email thank you letter. This shows that you are polite and you have the skills to write a competent business letter. It also sends a message about the kind of employee you will be -- one who takes initiative and follows up on assignments.
Writing that thank you letter can be tricky. Keep it short and to the point. Be sure to spell the interviewer's name correctly, get his or her title right, and check all the spelling and grammar in the letter. Add a cc to the email for your netPolarity representative, so it’s easy for either party to follow up. Below is an example that might help get you started.
SAMPLE EMAIL THANK YOU LETTER
THIS IS A SAMPLE ONLY. YOU SHOULD ALWAYS PERSONALIZE YOUR THANK YOU LETTER IN YOUR OWN WORDS.
Dear [Mr. or Ms. LAST NAME OF INTERVIEWER]
Thank you for taking the time to meet with me on DATE, for the position of NAME OF POSITION. I want you to know that our conversation about the position has left me more enthusiastic than ever about the prospect of working for NAME OF COMPANY.
As I mentioned in the interview, I think I would be a great asset to the NAME OF DEPARTMENT, because of my skills and experience in REFER TO A SPECIFIC EXAMPLE YOU RAISED IN THE INTERVIEW. Let me know if there is any additional information I can provide. Again, I appreciate the time you spent with me and I look forward to hearing from you soon.