Quiet quitting is a relatively new trend within the workforce. It essentially refers to employees doing the bare minimum based on their job description. Essentially, they aim to meet expectations by handling those outlined responsibilities but aren’t going above and beyond in any capacity.
Currently, most companies are experiencing a wide array of hiring woes. Employers are stuck battling fierce competition for the best and brightest when it's a candidate's market. Plus, empowered job seekers know that the ball is in their court and will leverage that to their advantage.