Completing the interview does not mean you are finished. There are several things you should do afterward to make the most out of your interview.
This lesson will explain how and why you should reflect on your interview and give you some samples of follow-up emails and thank-you letters. It will also discuss ways to evaluate a job offer, as well as how to gracefully accept or decline the offer.
Reflect on your interview
After an interview, you may experience many emotions. Regardless of whether you feel the interview went well, you should take time to reflect on the experience. This type of reflection can help you come up with additional questions you can use in a follow-up interview or thank-you letter, and it can better prepare you for future interviews.
The Reflecting on Your Interview worksheet below can help you determine how you performed during the interview.