Applied for a job and haven’t heard back? Here’s why recruiters aren’t responding to your applications.
You find the perfect job online and submit your application, already fantasizing about your new position. Then the waiting game begins. You wait, patiently at first, and then the panic sets in.
Should I follow up? What should I say? Did I do something wrong?
Why isn’t anyone calling me?!
After what feels like forever, you check back on the job posting, only to realize the position’s been filled.
This phenomenon is commonly referred to as the “Black Hole,” and leaves most job seekers discouraged and unsure how to improve their future applications. If you’ve found yourself in this position, wondering what went wrong, consider the following reasons why you didn’t hear back. [TWEET]