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Follow up emails after a job interview - old school or still important ?

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Still important!

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If not a deal breaker, I've seen it be a tie breaker between two candidates who were both solid candidates. One followed up, one didn't. Guess which one got the gig?

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Damn important. Let them think you give a crap, even if you don't.

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Still important - can actually be a deal breaker sometimes.

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Still important! It communicates that you want to pursue the opportunity even after you found out more info about the position during the interview

Yes a good idea

Very important

Common courtesy, but the decision has already been pretty much made before

Very important

Very important.

Important. How else will they remember your name!

Absolutely important.

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