When a person submits a job application to a company without having a referral or knowing anybody at the company.
Example: Even though he submitted a cold application through the company's website, the candidate had a strong resume and relevant experience, so he got an interview to discuss the role with a recruiter from the company.
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On this site, we also have templates on how to communicate effectively at work, such as requesting PTO, declining a promotion, and taking a sick day.
Word: Close It Out
Definition: To mark something as completed.
Example: This task has been fixed, so let's close it out within the task tracker.