It is important to extend the courtesy of thanking, in writing, everyone who helps you with your career or job search. Send your thank you letter (paper or email) within 48 hours of your informational interview.
Sample Thank You Letter for an Informational Interview
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Dear Mr./Ms. Last Name:
Thank you for speaking with me today. Your insights were truly helpful, and have confirmed my decision to gain additional work experience in the field before applying to graduate school.
I will regularly check the web sites you suggested for job leads, and have already contacted the ABC professional association regarding membership.
I will follow up in the near future to let you know about my progress. Thank you again for your assistance.
Signature (hard copy letter)
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Please Note: This sample is provided for guidance only. The provided information, including samples and examples, is not guaranteed for accuracy or legality. Letters and other correspondence should be edited to fit your personal situation.