These two words are most confusing for
Passive candidates - Candidates of top
profile having handsome experience in
single or multiple domain.
Potential candidates – Candidates having
experience in same domain and
They may look similar but slightly dissimilar
Passive candidates – They have decades of
experience and ready for business strategy
Potential candidates – Little or more
experience and addicted to same
designation and field
Designation and Domain matters here
Passive candidates – Designation
3. Vice- President etc…….
Potential candidates – Designation
1. Web developer
2. Content writer
1. Some passive candidates where one’s
2. But not all passive candidates where
(Ex- web developer)
Potential candidates follow similar domain and same designation (technical skills) from
beginning as a trainee or fresher and move to high designation (passive candidates).
Some candidates work for multiple domain and different designation and get placed for high
designation (passive candidates) after gaining handsome experience.