do companies keep do-not-hire lists, I don’t have any work to do, and more
Ask A Manager
SEPTEMBER 29, 2013
It’s possible that your former coworker has blacklisted you, but it’s more likely that you simply didn’t get contact for the same reason that the majority of job seekers don’t hear back from a single given company — they have tons of qualified candidate and are only going to interview a few of them. I’ve been in my current job at a university for about 13 years. Last year my position was RIF-ed to half time due to underutilization.