Refusing Applications from the Unemployed

Many of you may have seen job ads indicating that they were accepting applications from employed people only. This is a practice that infuriates me. Dr. John Sullivan has written a thoughtful article entitled “Refusing Applications from the Unemployed: Best Practice or Madness?” He explores both the pros and cons. There is a lot of useful information in the article for both the employed and unemployed here. Here is the link:


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  • Someone commented on this before I had a chance to post it. He put the comment under the article about Recruiters. Please scroll down. His comment is worth reading.