Internal sources refer to recruitment from within the organisation. Sources of internal recruitment are—
Limitations of internal sources of recruitment :
(i) No fresh talent Recruitment from internal sources does not bring fresh talent into the organisation.
(ii) Lethargic employees When employees are sure of time-bound promotions, they become lethargic.
(iii) No competitive spirit Competitive spirit among the employees may get hampered. .
(iv) Reduce productivity When employees are transferred frequently to different jobs, it results in reduced productivity.
(v) Not available to new enterprises A new enterprise cannot avail the benefit of this source.