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What are the risks of me following up with feedback to an interviewee?

Edit. After a big debate saying me that I am about to commit firing offense, I edited my post a bit to show better picture what exactly happened. I hope I decrease my chance of being fired for this ...
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6answers
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How should interviewers give constructive feedback?

For reference, this is the opposite side of a previously answered question: How can I ask my interviewers for feedback following an interview? I interview a large number of candidates for my employer,...
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How to get honest negative feedback from an interview? [duplicate]

I have had two recent interviews which I thought initially both went well but then was told that, while they were "impressed with my qualifications and background", it doesn't currently match their ...
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4answers
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What should a candidate look at when he is being turned down for positions that fit perfectly?

You ever look at a "What we're looking for" description and know in your heart and mind that was you lock, stock and barrel? But after the initial get to know you 30 minute chat, you got turned down? ...
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6answers
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Confused about interview outcome; how can I gauge my performance?

I have been at 3 job interviews in the past few weeks and I am a software professional with 6+ years of experience. I get a good feel during the interview and afterwards and feel positive about the ...
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2answers
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How much detail should you give when a candidate requests feedback?

I've been doing interviews with candidates for a development based job and have always liked to be open and communicative. When a candidate requests feedback, after an interview, I've wondered how ...
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Is it professional to ask for reasons of a rejected application? [duplicate]

I was wondering how professional it'd to ask for some feedback when you receive a template-based rejection email? Or it'd be just a waste of time and would look amateur?
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2answers
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Is it unprofessional to request feedback about the interview [duplicate]

I had a job interview today for a software development job as a Junior Developer as it was down to me and another girl, the outcome of the interview was that the girl had one years more experience ...
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2answers
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I followed up with the HR regarding my onsite interview. I did not get a chance to ask for timeline during the interview. Did I commit a blunder?

I know a lot of questions have already been asked regarding the amount of time one should wait before following up on an interview. My case is a bit different. Timeline : Had an interview on Friday ...
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2answers
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Rejected Despite Qualification [duplicate]

I applied for a job. I was called for an interview. My interview went really well. I was asked questions which I answered pretty nicely and people there interviewing me seemed really happy with my ...
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3answers
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Would it be wrong to personally try to contact my interviewer for feedback if the recruiter doesn't respond?

These are similar questions I have looked into but they didn't answer my question: Would it be inappropriate to go around a recruiter and directly contact an employer with questions before a face-to-...
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2answers
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Can an unsuccessful applicant request an employer/recruiter to provide records about him/her according to GDPR? [closed]

Under the GDPR right of access, [t]he controller shall provide a copy of the personal data undergoing processing. During and possibly after the interview process, an employer or recruitment agencies ...
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3answers
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Rejected without an explanation [duplicate]

I'm a software engineer. I'd recently applied for a job of the same role in a company. The HR called me up, explained the recruitment process, the first of which would be an assignment(a coding/...
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Asking feedback after a tech interview [duplicate]

Please note that I'm asking for getting feedback after tech interview, which is different from other interview stages from my opinion. I had tech interview in a form of a coding exercise for a ...
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1answer
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How to get feedback notes after interview [duplicate]

NB: The question of asking for feedback when none has been given has been posed. My question is about getting written feedback when oral feedback already has been given. I was recently rejected after ...

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