“It was great meeting you – we’ll get back to you in a few days!”
The VP shakes your hand, and you turn around and leave the room.
You walk out of the interview on top of the world.
After studying technical questions for 143 hours and reciting your story so many times that you could walk through your resume in your sleep, you’re confident you knocked this one out of the park.
You get back home and watch some TV to unwind…
And then a day passes.
You hear nothing.
Another day passes.
And then it’s a week…
And before you know it, 2 weeks, 3 weeks, or even an entire month.
And you never hear back from that bank.
So what happened? Where did you go wrong?
Does it mean you got rejected and they’re not telling you? Or are they just disorganized?
And most importantly, what can you do to get a response?
Why You Get the Silent Treatment