Is my support of the current movement on social media hurting my job search?
Graphic Designer (Adobe CS)/ Technical Writer
June 2,2020 at 3:45PM UTC
I am wondering is my job search affected by posting on FB addressing my support for the current movement? Yesterday I submitted a couple of applications, and recently I have been vocal in the support of the George Floyd movement (Just thinking of the images that I saw still brings me to tears.) Today I received a response to one that they are "selecting other candidates to consider at this time.". I believe I am a good enough candidate for the position to get an interview. I have had it in the back of my mind since some response to my post were not met with the same understanding. Today, I decided to delete some of my posts with the thought that my profile may be viewed and judgement made based on my profile instead of my qualifications for the job.
Am I wrong to think this can effect my job search? I do know that deleting my posts was wrong, and I did it remorsefully.
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