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Ghosting 👻

It’s Halloween 🎃 👻🎃, and 2019 has been the year of, well, many things, but #Ghosting applicants has certainly dominated recruiting headlines all year long. The phenomenon where applicants, and in some cases even new hires seem to go radio silent on you after their application has been driving employers crazy, and increasing time to hire Read more about Ghosting 👻[…]

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Employer Ghosting Survey Results: Have You Ever Been Ghosted by a Candidate or New Hire?

Last month we invited iRecruit customers to give us their feedback on the candidate ghosting phenomenon. We asked two simple questions in a survey: “Have you ever been ghosted by an applicant?” And “Have you ever been ghosted by a new hire?” Unsurprisingly 100 percent of our customers who responded, said Yes, they had been Read more about Employer Ghosting Survey Results: Have You Ever Been Ghosted by a Candidate or New Hire?[…]

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Have You Been Ghosted by a Candidate?

Several months ago LinkedIn did a fantastic feature on  candidates ghosting employers, and how it was driving them crazy. If you’re not familiar with the term “ghosting” Urban Dictionary describes it as “When a person cuts off all communication with their friends or the person they’re dating, with zero warning or notice before hand. You’ll Read more about Have You Been Ghosted by a Candidate?[…]