It is important to take the time to thank everyone who helps with your career or job search. Here is a sample letter you can send (via email or mail) to a networking contact.
If you are sending an email letter, there is no need to include your return address or your contact's address. List your contact information in your signature.
Sample Thank You Letter for a Networking Contact
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Dear Mr./Ms. Last Name,
Thank you for taking the time to talk with me today. I am grateful for the time you spent reviewing my career objectives and recommending strategies for achieving them.
I especially appreciate your offer to connect me to others in your network. I plan on following up with the contacts you emailed me right away. I will also use the online networking resources you recommended to further my job search.
Any additional suggestions you may have would be welcome. I'll update you as my search progresses.
Again, thank you so much for your help. I greatly appreciate the assistance you have provided me.
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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.