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Updated 21 hours ago

Job Hoax - 143 Replies

You’re receiving email from a non-business address. Legit hiring managers will have their company’s name as the ending of their email address (think:...

Ashley A

Updated 1 day ago

Things interviewers say that let's you know you won't get an offer - 300 Replies

Hi! I just got interviewed today for a higher position were I currently work. I think it went well. She said it was more of an orientation than an...


Updated 2 days ago

Help plzz !!!successful phone interview i think :p - 2 Replies

thank u so much for ure reply :) , well im still looking for another opportunity ( i have an in person interview with texas a&m at kingsville , next...


Updated 3 days ago

Another one of these - waiting, worried, nervous to hear back - 12 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada"]They're: 1. Busy. 2. Still interviewing other candidates. 3. Boss is in Hawaii. 4. Need to...


Updated 3 days ago

Anyone else tired of rude employers during interviews? - 399 Replies

After a year of being out of work, I am happy to report that I have finally found full-time employment that pays decently! Thanks to all of you who...


Interview App for Interviewing Candidates and Practicing Process

Application: I have created an interview app that will allow you to go through the entire interview process online. It...


This doesn't look good...but you tell me...

Had 2 interviews for this role, my last one with hiring manager being on September 1st. I made a follow-up last week and HR said she needs to catch u...


Updated 4 days ago

First Interview on-site in different state - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="NE in Portland, Maine"]Nice! I hope you have a good interview and fun trip![/QUOTE] Thanks very much, I appreciate it!

Mariana Santos

Updated 4 days ago

In my case - is it really ok to call? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="ALE FEFO in NY, New York"]Did you send them a thank you email right after the interview? If so, its ok to follow up with another email....

Andromeda Rising

Updated 5 days ago

I may have bombed the interview.... or did I? - 2 Replies

I don't understand. "What is your minimum hours you would work" sounds like they're trying to figure out whether you only want to work 10 hours a...


Updated 5 days ago

how long does or did it take you to get a job offer after interview? - 146 Replies

Mine took over a month because of background check and hair follicle test. HR didn't make the hiring decision it was the big boss. I'm at a warehouse...


Updated 5 days ago

Waiting game - Words of encouragement - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="ALE FEFO in NY, New York"]Its great to read good news for the first time in the forum!! Im actually going through this waiting game now....


Updated 5 days ago

frito-lay hiring process - 97 Replies

[QUOTE who="gmar914 in West Chester, Ohio"]Hi I applied for a dayton ohio warehouse position about 2 weeks ago, and last friday recieved a call for a...


Updated 5 days ago

No response, 5 weeks after interview- HR professionals please HELP!! - 241 Replies

Im actually going through this waiting game now. 3 weeks ago I had an interview and it went great! I felt so good, the next day I sent a thank you...


Updated 5 days ago

Interview on Friday - 2 Replies

Well it was a very posh bathroom shop so I most likely think they would want somebody stunning. But I didn't get it as I got an email after I wrote...


RF Optimization Engineer Interview Questions

Hi All! I have an interview scheduled next week for an RF-2 position. I was just curious about what the interviewer can ask. From my past company,...


Golden 1 interview

Since I can't find any reviews on Golden 1 interviews, I was wondering if any former or current employee can tell me how the process work? How...


Updated 8 days ago

Is it bad about being older and being embarrassed about working a less desirable job? - 17 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada"]I remember reading an article about the growth of the fast food industry. One of the franchise owners...


Updated 8 days ago

Got offered a promotion the same day I am interviwing for another job. - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="Calfornian in Hayward, California"]You are a CEO asking for help on the indeed forums? Okey dokey![/QUOTE] Too funny !!!! Even I...

Mariana Santos

Updated 9 days ago

Going crazy: am I going to the job? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio"]This is one of the most common complaints job seekers have... employers aren't getting back to us...


Updated 10 days ago

group job interview at khols - 72 Replies

I had a group interview at the erie pa store for seasonal I filled out my application now. I been convicted of a misdameaner offence I put it down on...


Updated 10 days ago

Attending Job Interview While Working Demanding Hours - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Lily1234 in California"] I feel really stuck here. I can't risk just repeatedly calling in sick for interviews because my job would be...


Updated 11 days ago

Would you work for $10 an hour? - 136 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ital in Barrie, Ontario"]First student loan?.....theres more????? What's even scarier is the government knows the younger generation...


Updated 13 days ago

Feeling discriminated for changing careers? - 3 Replies

Hey thanks for your responses! I agree. I'm still young and growing but at an age where I don't want to spend one more year doing something I know...


Updated 14 days ago

Has anyone here ever used - 68 Replies

Even if you have been using these programs for years there can still be something you don't know. I used photoshop for over 15 years but I didn't use...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 14 days ago

waiting time after 3rd interview - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="RZS in Bethesda, Maryland"] I know there are so many aspects of the hiring process that delay things, but does this make sense? It seems...


Updated 15 days ago

Got a call for a job I would rather want but....... - 5 Replies

I disagree with most of the above. Your first week on the job, you're going to throw out that you had a previously scheduled medical appointment and...


Updated 15 days ago

"I have to run/go" when i was asking question - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="NE in Portland, Maine"]The person probably had to go to another meeting. I would try to limit myself to 1-2 questions next...


Updated 16 days ago

Out of interview questions...what to do? - 6 Replies

"What do you do here that's so important?" JK, don't ask that...

Jonny _SF

Interview with Director of Operations

Hello folks, Tomorrow I have an interview with the CEO and Director of Operations of a small tech company. I already know what the CEO might ask...


How long does it take to hear back from UHN (University hHealth Network) for an interview?

I applied for a clinical research coordinator position at the uhn little less than a week ago. Does anyone know how long it takes to hear back from...


Updated 18 days ago

12 job interviews but no job offers - 244 Replies

One of the things that annoys me most is that people are so quick to accuse us of being the problem. If we haven't gotten job offers our resume must...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 19 days ago

Follow up interview - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="hhen123 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania"]Potential employer contacted recruiter immediately the day after my interview with good results....

William Gast

Updated 20 days ago

Had an interview on Friday, not sure how it went, any comments welcome - 8 Replies

[QUOTE who="wondering in Allentown, Pennsylvania"]well I got an offer and I accepted, in case anyone was wondering what happened![/QUOTE] That's...


Updated 21 days ago

Missed call for interview - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="Kiara Williams in Colorado"]You were right, it was a great conversation starter! I called back and they interviewed me on the spot. I'm...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 22 days ago

Phone interviews - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="NDR in Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania"]Hi, I had two phone interviews this week. Really interesting since they were the only two jobs I...


Updated 22 days ago

Two weeks after interview, no response, advice? - 26 Replies

[QUOTE who="Bluetea in Texas"][/QUOTE] I'd say the best practice is to resist every impulse in your body, and if you receive notification that you...

Kiara Williams

Updated 23 days ago

Chances of getting my dream job? - 2 Replies

:-( you're right. I didn't think about the holiday though, that could have something to do with it.

Ruby Slippers

Updated 23 days ago

I had an interview 10 days ago and haven't heard back yet --can I follow up? - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="anonymous in New York, New York"]I'd like to send a quick email to the hiring manager following up, but I'm not sure if I should wait...

Steve J A

Updated 24 days ago


Does anyone have experience hiring someone or getting hired for an HR position with a masters in a field other than business or HR? My bachelors...


Updated 25 days ago

What should I say is my greatest failure?? - 3 Replies

a relative who works in HR told me this..."i have no glaring weakness, i am pretty well rounded, but am always willing to work to improve in any way...


Updated 25 days ago

If an interviewer says they'll probably be making decisions within the week, is that usually accurate? - 10 Replies

I agree with the others. I'm in HR so I usually tell someone about a week as a ball park but you never know what could happen. 1. Approvals can...


Updated 25 days ago

When should I follow up again (post interview)? - 19 Replies

[QUOTE who="cheez its in New York, New York"]thank you everyone for your sage advice. I just wanted to post a conclusion as I am always interested in...


Updated 25 days ago

It's been 4 weeks after my interview and no response even after follow-up. Advice? - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada"]I think its time to move on.[/QUOTE] Sadly, I guess you're right

Ruby Slippers

Updated 25 days ago

What is the benefit of the "hiring team is on vacation" line? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="LF in Duluth, Georgia"]My only thought is that they are just deferring the candidate because they already know that they don't want...


Updated 26 days ago

Rude interviewer - how to respond? - 37 Replies

[QUOTE who="Parafreegal in Chicago, Illinois"]I am convinced that interviewers focus on the negative because they either don't like you right off the...


Updated 26 days ago

Confusing/Mixed signals from interviewer. - 1 Reply

Sounds like you had a good interview. Sounds like they are interviewing three other people. So you have a 1 in 4 shot. Don't try and mind-read the...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 26 days ago

Robotic phone screens. - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Thaimaster in Lafayette, California"]I've noticed a new trend to the phone screen process. It's just the same internal recruiters with...


Updated 26 days ago

Hiring/interview process at Lowe's - 358 Replies

[QUOTE who="Bigdreams89 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania"]A felony and any misdemeanor that pertains to assault, sexual assault or theft. These are...


Updated 27 days ago

Subliminal Rejection - 5 Replies

I did another similar process. I had applied previously and was asked to take the very same long personality assessment a few months later. Then,...

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