Sample reference thank you note letting the reference writer know you appreciate their assistance with providing a reference for you. If you know the reference writer well, use his or her first name, otherwise use Mr., Ms., Dr., etc.
When time permits, a handwritten thank you note always makes a great impression.
Reference Thank You Note Example
Thank you for the reference you wrote to Drum Inc. They are a new company, and I believe that working with them would give me valuable experience at this point in my career.
I really appreciate your support. I'll let you know when I hear from them.
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