- Take the time to thank the person that interviewed you – send them a handwritten note. You never know if they may have a future opportunity available. It is important to leave the door open.
- Ask them why you were not selected so you understand what adjustments to make in the future.
- Keep in mind that there are always subjective factors. You may have all the qualifications that the position requires but the company may have already selected someone else or there may be other people involved in the decision – all of which has nothing to do with you.
J.K. Rowling, Lady Gaga & Jeff Bezos……..What do these three people have in common? They never gave up on their dream. Their stories are about resilience in the face of rejection.So what do you do if you don’t get the job for which you have studied, prepared and interviewed for? Keep on trying! Never give up. Learn from the experience!Here are some tips: