Source | Linkedin | Natalie MacDonald | News Editor at LinkedIn
Have you ever been ghosted? Once confined to the dating world, an increasing number of job applicants are being “ghosted,” according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
A job candidate aces an interview only to have a company pull away during the hiring process without explanation. • More on that here.
Ghosting: the practice of ending a relationship by suddenly and without explanation withdrawing from all communication.
Andrew Morris from Robert Half told LinkedIn that while a company or recruiter may not mean to have “bad manners”, this poor experience — much like in dating — can quickly become a tale shared with friends, and fast snowball into poor PR.