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How to Make Your Job Search Less Stressful

A Few Simple Tips to Keep Your Sanity During the Interview Process

Save Your Sanity

But here’s what would have happened if you did ask that question.

For the next few days you’re certainly hoping for a response, but you’re not anxious when you don’t get one. When Friday comes, you don’t need to agonize on whether you’d be bothering them by checking in, because they’ve already given you permission to do so. You send a courteous note asking if they have any progress to report, and wish them a good weekend. 

In most cases, HR will respond quickly and apologize, letting you know the new schedule and that you should hear back on Tuesday. You’re free to enjoy your weekend.