October 12, 2022
Companies Are ‘Catfishing’ Job Candidates
In the past decade, the term “catfish” has become a staple in pop-culture lexicon with the rise of deceptive online dating practices and a TV show of the same name.
Catfishing is the process of luring someone into a relationship by means of a fictional online persona. But a recent survey showed that businesses are also using catfishing-like tactics to attract job candidates under false pretenses.