Only southerners know how to deliver a rejection notice correctly. (Plus, my rejection letter is pretty nice, so southern rejection must include light petting or something.) 3.
This is actually the most common theme when candidates react poorly to rejection — being 100% convinced that no one is a better candidate than they are.
Some background: My organization emails rejection notes to all applicants we don’t offer a job to.
It’s a friendly and polite letter, and we send it within a few days of knowing that we’re not moving the applicant forward in the hiring process.
——- Now that I think about it, this whole thing is yet another way in which the hiring process is like dating.