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6 Reasons They Didn't Call You Back

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6 Reasons They Didn't Call You Back

In the best of times, responding to a job listing can feel like sending your resume out to sea in a bottle. But at least you received a call or an email acknowledgement. Now, with the volume of applicants higher than ever, you’re more likely to hear nothing.

If there is a resounding silence from your queries, keep looking and networking. But you can also do some sleuthing to give you a better chance of standing out next time. Recruiters and career experts agree that, if you didn’t get an interview or phone call — or even a thank-you email — it may be due to at least one of six reasons.

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