Originally Posted by imschatz
My understanding .. if they don't request your references, and immediately contact them .. don't hold your breath. Another good reason not to put references on your resume .. good indicator of employer interest when they actually for your references.
Interesting. I'll look into making that mod.
Originally Posted by gdl203
This is how I felt about 10 years ago when I came to NYC and started dating. It took me a few months to understand the passive-aggressive code of communication.
It bugs the f*ck out of me--like people who whip out their Blackberrys for non-work socializing in the middle of dinner.
Originally Posted by holymadness
It's because they get 300 applications for each opening. It's hours of pointless work.
There is no point in following up. If HR doesn't contact you, they are not interested.
I'm talking about post-interview, not post-application.