10 Reasons Why You Didn’t Get The Job (That Has Nothing to Do With You)

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1 — Role restructuring

2 — The company realized they didn’t need the role

3 — An internal promotion or internal hire

4 — The role’s core tasks were broken down and distributed

5 — Significant client or revenue loss

6 — Favors and backchannels between CEOs

7 — Your name got lost

8 — The company got hit with something unexpected

9 — The hiring manager isn’t that great at hiring

10 — The company went with a referral

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