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Seven Costanza
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Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?



Not hearing anything for this long makes me think that I am most likely not going to get it.

Should I send an email asking on the status of the hiring process as well as reiterating my desire/skills I can bring to the company?

Have any of the hiring managers out there changed their mind about someone because they did this?







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Cosmo
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


start looking for another job





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Walt OReilly
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


they went with someone else







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foshizzle
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


Walk into HR and loudly demand to "get to the bottom of this right this minute". You will get a response.





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Sherman Klump
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


Just ask for an update. No reason to blow more smoke up their ass.





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wish i was tebow
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


Call ad say if you don't give me the job I'm coming in strapped.


See you Monday



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wish i was tebow
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


If its been that long 98% of the time you didn't get it







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PurpGold 14-0
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


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Should I send an email asking on the status


Rookie move Costanza. You send a thank you email after your interview thanking them for their time. As others have said, you didn't get it.






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Fat and Happy
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


So your saying there is still a chance?





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Seven Costanza
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


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No reason to blow more smoke up their ass.


Yea, I hate doing this. I feel like a little bitch.






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Seven Costanza
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


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You send a thank you email after your interview thanking them for their time.


I did send them an email within a day of the interview thanking them. I'm not that much of a noob.






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Swoopin
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


Best way to go about it is drop a short, simple message like this:

quote:

######,

I wanted to follow up on our interview the other week. I would be happy to continue discussing the position as well as my qualifications.


If you wanna beef it up a little bit, add something about what excites you about the position and tie it into your interests and experience. Keep it simple though.



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Evolved Simian
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


No harm in asking. I'm on the road constantly, and it's not that uncommon for me to have to schedule interviews across multiple weeks when hiring.





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Hermit Crab
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


i've gotten a job after a month or so, they probably went with someone else but got rejected by their first choice in that situation.





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diddydirtyAubie
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


start applying.





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Seven Costanza
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


quote:

######,

I wanted to follow up on our interview the other week. I would be happy to continue discussing the position as well as my qualifications.


Cool I like this.

Thanks for all the advice guys. I've had other interviews since then, so it's not the end of the world. This company was my number one choice, though.






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Chair
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


Has anyone said that "seven costanza" is a troll just building up his posts to seem legit?





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Seven Costanza
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


quote:

Has anyone said that "seven costanza" is a troll just building up his posts to seem legit?


Hahahahaha well you got one thing right. I am trying to build up my posts to seem legit.






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Cracker
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


The hiring mgr is sitting in his chair petting his cat waiting to see who follows up 1st will get the job. Keep looking.





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Seven Costanza
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re: Haven't heard anything 2 weeks after interview: Send email?


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The hiring mgr is sitting in his chair petting his cat waiting to see who follows up 1st will get the job. Keep looking.


I hope this is the case because I would have the job. I sent them an email right after the interview.






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