Free Sample Career Networking Thank You Letter for Job-Seekers

This sample letter demonstrates the importance — and value — of always thanking those who help you during your job-search. Use a version of this letter to thank those who help you.

Job-Seeker Career Networking Thank You Letter Sample

7 Greenway Court
Eugene, OR 97401

Ms. Barnett Jones
UPP Business Systems, Inc.
1000 SW 4th Avenue
Portland, OR 97204

Dear Barnett,

Thank you again for agreeing to be a member of my personal network. This is an important time in my life as I take the plunge to change careers, and I truly value the advice of professionals like you who know the consulting field so well.

I especially appreciate your offer to introduce me to other professionals and consults in your network, which I know will be extremely helpful to me in establishing myself.

Barnett, I can’t thank you enough for your willingness to help me launch this next phase of my career. I will be sure to keep you informed of my progress. And please do not hesitate to contact me if you think of any additional suggestions for expanding my network and establishing myself as a consultant.


John Oakley

Learn more about the value and importance of career networking in this section of Quintessential Careers: The Art of Networking.

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