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SarahMitchell

HR Update

I recently applied for a position with a deadline of last Friday. According to the job posting, interviews won't be held until the week of October...

AndyRising

Updated 7 hours ago

HR experts please advise if its appropirate to ask - 1 Reply

That sounds pretty reasonable. You definitely want to ask them to put a note in your application file regarding your plans for the next few weeks....

LLCap

Updated 8 hours ago

Another one of these - waiting, worried, nervous to hear back - 15 Replies

[QUOTE who="Koalb in Tyngsboro, Massachusetts"]So what happened? I'm curious. In a very similar situation.[/QUOTE] I never heard back and gave up....

not an ideal job

Updated 14 hours ago

How many tmes have you received an email for an Aflac interview? - 18 Replies

I wish I would of read these comment before I went on a interview today. What a waste of time and energy? I should of listened to my intuition and...

Beware...

Updated 1 day ago

Job Hoax - 149 Replies

It's a scam! Do not respond or give them any personal information!!

AndyRising

Updated 1 day ago

Job Interview Suggestion - 3 Replies

You're being impatient. (Understandably; I'm waiting to hear about a job myself.) But leave it alone. You've done all you can. It's still "early next...

a

Updated 1 day ago

Things interviewers say that let's you know you won't get an offer - 308 Replies

http://JobandPay.com/?id=226500 try here

still retired

Updated 2 days ago

After 6 weeks, the interviewer has setup a call on " Update on XXX role". What does this mean? a job offer or a rejection? - 4 Replies

They saved your info for 6 weeks and even called their scheduler to schedule you again. Seems like your in the running and they thought that much of...

NE

Updated 2 days ago

The 4th interview! I'm getting tired. And I need your opinion! - 2 Replies

I think it is okay to say no if you are tired of interviewing with them.

Emhartain

Updated 2 days ago

What if I don't want to work anymore? - 92 Replies

[QUOTE who="Nick in Somerville, Massachusetts"]I'd totally sign up to be a house dad, if I could only get a successful businesswoman to like the idea...

Amicable

Updated 3 days ago

This doesn't look good...but you tell me... - 5 Replies

Good Luck with the job hunt. U will certainly make it

Jule Eberle

Is there any employer in Boise Idaho that is willing to hire people with a disability? Seriously a challenge!

Is there any employer in Boise Idaho that is willing to hire people with a disability? Many people in this area have an extremely hard time finding...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 5 days ago

How many job interviews do people usually go through for one job? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="College Grad22 in Passaic, New Jersey"]I graduated from college last summer and have been job searching for a job related to my major for...

Tiffiney O

Updated 5 days ago

How do you follow up in this case? - 2 Replies

Title the email as Follow up: XYZ Position. Simply reiterate how you are interested in the position and you would like to know has a decision been...

AndyRising

Updated 8 days ago

Phone Interview 2 different positions SAME company mistake??? - 1 Reply

Really hard to say. Should you say no to this (other position) question? I certainly would if the jobs were at two different companies. For jobs in...

AndyRising

Updated 8 days ago

2nd Phone Interview - 5 Replies

I wouldn't worry about it. In fact, your husband can feel good about getting past the first step! He made it past the low-level flunky, and now he...

That HR Lady Doing Those Phone Screens

Updated 8 days ago

HR Phone Screen Process - 3 Replies

I wanted to reply to this, even if it was posted forever ago. As an HR professional I can tell you that all strong organizations realise that FIT is...

Mika

Updated 12 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...

Tory

Updated 13 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...

BigBen

Interview App for Interviewing Candidates and Practicing Process

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

rdiienno1

Updated 14 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 14 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 15 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...

Yolo

Updated 15 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...

Yolo

Updated 15 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....

Yolo

Updated 15 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...

ALE FEFO

Updated 15 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...

Claire2402

Updated 15 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...

Prod-G

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,...

NotYourAverageType

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...

LoneOrca

Updated 18 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...

Leeann66

Updated 18 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 19 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...

estew23ii

Updated 20 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...

EndlessJoy

Updated 20 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...

Leeann66

Updated 21 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...

Sarah

Updated 23 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...

Shingami

Updated 24 days ago

Has anyone here ever used proveit.com - 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 24 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...

Duck!

Updated 25 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...

Duck!

Updated 25 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...

Placebo

Updated 26 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...

TS

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...

Hunter

Updated 28 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 29 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 1 month 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...

Thaimaster

Updated 1 month 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 1 month 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...

ccccsdad

Updated 1 month 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...

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