Writing the perfect thank-you after your interview

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Every email, every report, every memo that you write is a presentation. One piece of writing that can really determine your future, is the ever challenging thank-you note: After you’ve written the perfect cover letter and resume, made a great first impression and aced the interview,¬†you have one more chance to make it or break it!

Recently, I’ve been on the other side of the table, interviewing new grads for jobs as management consultants. And the other day I received the best follow up email, maybe in the history of thank-you notes! In fact it was so good, it turned an average candidate into an amazing one.

So what is the best way to send up a follow up note? Keep reading for some tips and tricks!

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Negotiating a better offer

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Negotiating a job offer is the ultimate test for a presenter. You have to know your facts, think on your feet, and convince someone to give you more than they originally intended to! If you do it right, you’ll get what you want, and the company and the HR department will think they are still getting a steal of a deal. Do it wrong and you might have tarnished your reputation right from the get go.

So how do you negotiate a better deal without burning bridges? Continue reading