The place to ask China-related questions!
Beijing Shanghai Guangzhou Shenzhen Chengdu Xi'an Hangzhou Qingdao Dalian Suzhou Nanjing More Cities>>

Categories

Close
Welcome to eChinacities Answers! Please or register if you wish to join conversations or ask questions relating to life in China. For help, click here.

By continuing you agree to eChinacities's Privacy Policy .

Sign up with Google Sign up with Facebook
Sign up with Email Already have an account? .
3
1
You must be a registered user to vote!
You must be a registered user to vote!
4

Q: WHY NO REPLIES???????

IM NEW HERE BUT HAVE APPLIED TO ABOUT 20 JOBS AND HAVE HAD NO REPLIES. WHY NOT?

4 years 32 weeks ago in  Teaching & Learning - Fuzhou

 
Highest Voted
Posts: 3869

Emperor

3
3
You must be a registered user to vote!
You must be a registered user to vote!
0

MAYBE BECAUSE YOU USED CAPITALS ON YOUR APPLICATIONS?   

 

Employers and recruiters are lazy! If they're not interested in you then they just won't reply. 

 

Ask yourself seriously. Are you qualified for the jobs you're applying for? If yes then look again at your resume and how you apply for jobs. 

 

As an example, on another China based website I see job adverts posted that say "contact me by email or PM". Then I see people responding with "Hi, I'm interested and/or qualified". I'd ignore those types if I was the recruiter as they obviously can't follow simple instructions. 

Report Abuse
4 years 32 weeks ago
 
Answers (8)
Comments (5)
Posts: 19037

Emperor

1
0
You must be a registered user to vote!
You must be a registered user to vote!
1

Obviously, they aren't interested in your CV. Chinese employers won't reply if your CV misses something (photo) or for any other reason (as NNET).

 

I usually apply everywhere and if no replies, I am keep sending my CV, till I don't get an interview invitation or Contract -show.

I am Non-native English teacher working in China since 2009.

 

So, don't do it western way by applying only to a few offers. Apply EVERYWHERE till you won't get a reply, i.e. 'don't count how many resumes you sent'.

 

Good luck!

Report Abuse
4 years 32 weeks ago
 
Posts: 3869

Emperor

3
3
You must be a registered user to vote!
You must be a registered user to vote!
0

MAYBE BECAUSE YOU USED CAPITALS ON YOUR APPLICATIONS?   

 

Employers and recruiters are lazy! If they're not interested in you then they just won't reply. 

 

Ask yourself seriously. Are you qualified for the jobs you're applying for? If yes then look again at your resume and how you apply for jobs. 

 

As an example, on another China based website I see job adverts posted that say "contact me by email or PM". Then I see people responding with "Hi, I'm interested and/or qualified". I'd ignore those types if I was the recruiter as they obviously can't follow simple instructions. 

Report Abuse
4 years 32 weeks ago
 
1
2
You must be a registered user to vote!
You must be a registered user to vote!
1

It's a mystery, Dan Brown....

Report Abuse
4 years 32 weeks ago
 
1
0
You must be a registered user to vote!
You must be a registered user to vote!
1

No details as to when you applied, how long you waited for a reply. 

Report Abuse
4 years 32 weeks ago
 
Posts: 513

Governor

0
1
You must be a registered user to vote!
You must be a registered user to vote!
1

it must be because your CV sucks or youre black. i had to switch emails because I kept getting flooded with job offers I never even applied for her on this website.

Report Abuse
4 years 32 weeks ago
 
0
0
You must be a registered user to vote!
You must be a registered user to vote!
0

Maybe some of those schools don't have the legalities lined up.  Could be your the wrong age. Maybe even the wrong gender. If your replying to ads for a job in the fall, you are unlikely to here from them before June. It could be that you asked for more than 10,000 rmb per month.

Report Abuse
4 years 32 weeks ago
 
Posts: 3869

Emperor

1
1
You must be a registered user to vote!
You must be a registered user to vote!
0

DANBROWN...WHEN ARE YOU GOING TO REPLY?

Report Abuse
4 years 32 weeks ago
 
1
1
You must be a registered user to vote!
You must be a registered user to vote!
0

Because you're autistic.

Report Abuse
4 years 32 weeks ago
 
Know the answer ?
Please or register to post answer.

Report Abuse

Security Code: * Enter the text diplayed in the box below
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <img> <br> <p> <u>
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • Textual smileys will be replaced with graphical ones.

More information about formatting options

Forward Question

Answer of the DayMORE >>
A: It depends from where you're receiving it from ... and what kind of th
A:It depends from where you're receiving it from ... and what kind of the puter/OS you're using it. I have MBP without Windows OS ... and once I mark certain email as a spam, next time it lands directly into the Spam folder and gets deleted automatically after few days. If I receive email from the site I subscribed to, i.e. I gave them my email address, I must unsubscribe first and emails stop after that. I don't know how Windows based machines operate ... -- icnif77