The Power of Thank You

Thank you notes; they come in all different shapes and sizes. Whether you are writing a heart-felt thank you card to a family member or friend, or sending a quick e-mail of gratitude to an employer or customer, these expressions of appreciation can have a greater impact than you think! Read how one freelance writer’s New Year’s Resolution of writing one thank you note a week helped them reflect upon their career progress and create new opportunities with clients and colleagues.

“I Started Sending a Thank You Note a Week- and It Totally Changed the Way I Work”

Interested in sending a thank you letter to someone who had an impact on your academic or career goals but not sure where to start? Visit the Center for Career Development’s Professional Writing in the Application Process Guide for some tips and tricks. You can also schedule an appointment with a career coach or watch some short videos on CCD on Demand.

By Kristen Soprano
Kristen Soprano Career Consultant Kristen Soprano