Where do you put Attn on a cover letter?

03/31/2021 Blog

Where do you put Attn on a cover letter?

The attention line, abbreviated ATTN, should be the first line at the top of the mailing address. The second line is the company or organization where the piece of mail is being sent, if applicable. The delivery/mailing address goes on the next line, followed by the city, state and zip code on the last line.

How do you ask about your application status?

[Recruiter or Hiring Manager], Following up for the position of [position name], I’d like to inquire about the progress of your hiring decision and the status of my job application. I am very eager to work with your company. Thanks for your time and consideration, and I look forward to hear back from you soon.

Should you call and check on your application?

If you haven’t heard back about your job application after two weeks, it’s perfectly acceptable to call the hiring manager unless the listing states otherwise.

Is it okay to follow up after submitting an application?

You might feel annoying when following up but it’s okay to follow up on an application submitted online as long as you’re respectful, polite, and considerate throughout the process. Don’t spam your contact or reach out to everyone associated with the company.

How long after submitting an application should I hear back?

In fact, during a job search, people report a wide range of experiences: 44% hear from employers within a couple of weeks of applying. 37% hear back within one week. Only 4% hear back within one day.