Another labor day has come and gone, and while normally, this future-forward happening would fill us with dread, this time around, it's filled with freedom. Why? The kids are off to school, of course! For those of us who are mothers or caregivers, this means we can get back to the business of ME. Sure, children can certainly remain the center of attention regardless of season, and lazy summer days don't necessarily apply to the parental units (and if they do for you, please instruct us on how you've accomplished this). But now the spawn (angel? devil?) are off bothering other adults and we can get back to business. So let's roll up our sleeves and DO THIS, and gladly!
Karat was founded on the premise that the interview process is the gateway to innovation. And who better to innovate in hiring engineers for tech companies than actual engineers? Karat also allows for loads of flexibility and remote opportunities, perfect, well, for anybody. On-the-job training, off-site retreats and a chance to really help talented people from all walks of life round out the reasons why Karat is a company that cares for sure.
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So you've finally had the interview you were waiting for, and now you want to know the best way to follow up. Enter the thank you email. You should send a follow-up email thanking your interviewer(s) and reiterating your interest in the position. In this article, we'll review guidelines for following up by email after an interview.