When an employee of company recommends a person to be interviewed for a position at that company.
Example: Some of the company's best candidates were sourced through referrals, so the company's recruiting team asked all the employees to submit referrals for any people they worked with in the past that they would recommend to work with again.
Variations: job referral
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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.