Thank You Notes
In This Chapter
◆ Saying “thank you” by hardcopy or e-mail
◆ The Past-Present-Future formula for writing thank you notes
◆ How to express gratitude after an interview
◆ Why you should say thanks for a rejection
◆ How to respond to a job offer
◆ A clever way to thank your job search support group
An expression of gratitude goes a long way. Saying “thank you” not only feels good to the person receiving the thanks, it feels good to the person saying it. It’s a positive exchange that can only render a positive result, even if that means simply a smile.
This chapter is all about how to say “thank you” in writing. We’ll look at how to compose a hardcopy thank you note—yes, those are still in vogue—and how to write ...