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06 October 2006 18:00

The Agony and the Ecstacy: Why Perfect Candidates Turn Down Jobs

Almost every recruiter has had a moment when a “perfect” candidate turns down the “perfect” job. This moment can be a little shocking, somewhat embarrassing, and incredibly frustrating. You feel as though you’ve committed your time and energy aiding both the candidate and your client, and all of a sudden it’s washed away. So why does this happen? Is it some cruel joke that candidates set out to play on recruiters?