Interviewing Tips/Follow up.


I had an interview over two weeks ago and right after the interview I sent out two thank you letters.
A week later I did a follow up call and called last friday. I spoke to one of the people who interviewed me and I thanked her for taking the time to interview me and it was a pleasure meeting her, I ask her what the status was and she says,'Hang tight!" I then say Thank you and I am still interested in this posiiton and she says great and have a wonderful weekend.
What does this mean???

Dear Allison:

It could mean that they have not made a decision yet.  This could be due to a variety of reasons:  they are too busy, they are having a hard time in deciding.

Wait 10 days before you call again.  They should know by then.  If they don't, move on.

Warmly, R. Butler

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Ruth Butler


I will answer questions about resumes and how to do well on an interview. I am a former employment counselor and I have owned my own resume and career counseling business since 1982.


I have over 24 years of experience in this field. One of my greatest achievements was being asked to serve on the Employment Services Committee of our local outreach. I also conduct workshops and am a guest speaker at many schools and for our local outreach.

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