There’s a fine line between being excited about getting the job and being desperate. If you really want to work for the company you’ve applied to and have done your homework to make sure you are the perfect candidate for the job, then you have to do some job follow up.
The follow up should start right after the job interview. Simply ask the hiring manager what the next step will be and when you should expect to hear something from them. A good length of time is somewhere between a few days and a week or so. In a couple of days send a hand written thank you note for them taking the time to meet with you. Wait for them to get your note and give them time to respond. [Read more...]