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ZeeBiscuit in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 3 months ago

interview question "what are your weaknesses"? - 17 Replies

Can anyone give advice on how to answer the question "what are your weaknesses" when applying for jobs or when they ask you during an interview....

Audra in Los Alamitos, California

Updated 3 months ago

Interview requested... then silence - 6 Replies

If a prospective employer contacts you to say they'd like to talk to you about a position, and it's a person contacting you (not an auto-response),...

gharial in Garden Grove, California

Updated 3 months ago

Dates of Employment slightly off- what to do? - 4 Replies

So, I just made it through two rounds of phone interviews and am being flown out for an in-person interview. However, last week when doing my taxes I...

Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio

Updated 3 months ago

Am I Being Blown Off or Does It Sound Like I Might Get The Job? - 1 Reply

3 weeks ago, I interview for a position. I met with the HR lady and the supervisor of the department I would be working in. At the end of the...

Duck! in Astoria, New York

Updated 3 months ago

calling after an interview. need to know if hired - 1 Reply

I am in a tricky situation. I am about to start school for veterinary technician training. about two months ago I applied for the receptionist...

JoeJohnson76 in Duluth, Georgia

Updated 3 months ago

Waiting for Job Offer/Rejection Letter - 8 Replies

So I had an interview with a very well known payment processing company about 3 weeks ago. Everything seemed to go great, and I was given the usual...

Average HR Guy in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Updated 3 months ago

Do you think this will affect me getting the job? - 2 Replies

I called a sales and marketing industry today, just posted the application yesterday, and they want me to come in for an interview tomorrow which is...

Vitaver Jobs in Fort lauderdale, Florida

Updated 3 months ago

Do you need to list the months on a resume? - 4 Replies

Is it acceptable to just list the years if you are an older worker and have significant experience?

Lori123 in Carrollton, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Bad Interview Experience - 4 Replies

Me and technology. I had an interview scheduled in my calendar for the wrong date which I went to. I felt so embarrassed arriving for an interview...

Healthy1 in New York, New York

Updated 3 months ago

Question about an Interview - Positive or Negative - 8 Replies

4 Months ago I was up to interview with a company and I canceled it because I was promoted by my current company. I have decided that I am not...

Lily116 in Ossining, New York

Updated 3 months ago

I'm afraid I messed up -- need advice - 1 Reply

I had an interview with a company the week before last, and it went beautifully. I got a phone call last week from the head of HR, and she said they...

unemployed princess in Dallas, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Advice on hotel interviews for tomorrow - 2 Replies

I have two hotel job interviews tomorrow. Two different companies,. One is front desk agent(24 hours is full time) The other is hostess I do not...

unemployed princess in Dallas, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Is the offer coming? - 7 Replies

Almost a month ago I had a job interview for a very interesting job. A few days later they sent an email saying that they really enjoyed the...

disappointed in Beaumont, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Would you work for $10 an hour? - 125 Replies

I just heard from my neighbor that she found a job. She was looking for quite a while and this was the only offer that she had. She has an...

unemployed princess in Dallas, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Accepted a job offer over email 2 days ago and have not hear back - 5 Replies

I was offered a job over email 2 days ago, I responded the same day-7 hours later, and have not heard back. Should I call or try and follow up?

David in Clifton, New Jersey

Updated 3 months ago

Is this a legitimate - 3 Replies

I received the following email for a job, but am feeling a little suspicious of its legitimacy. Has anyone ever gotten anything like this? If so, can...

Linda in Farmington, Michigan

Updated 3 months ago

Interpret Response to Follow - 2 Replies

So over-analytical me got this response back after asking after I submitted my resume package if they needed anymore documentation or information. ...

Linda in Farmington, Michigan

Updated 3 months ago

Interviewing 18 people for 3 jobs? - 7 Replies

Do you think it is excessive to have 18 people being interviewed for only 3 vacancies? what are some reasons why an agency would interview this many...

Linda in Farmington, Michigan

Updated 3 months ago

Would this be really weird? - 1 Reply

Hi everyone I recently had a job interview for a beauty sales consultant and they usually just sell beauty products and give advice to customers....

Average HR Guy in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Updated 3 months ago

Where do I stand? - 2 Replies

I have an on-site interview scheduled, but it had to be scheduled about 3 weeks out in order to line up with the 3 interviewers. So I have several...

Taylor H. in Conyers, Georgia

Updated 3 months ago

I did bad in my second interview, no? - 1 Reply

I applied for an accounting position and was invited to test for it. I ended up making it into the top 10 and invited for an interview. The interview...

unemployed princess in Dallas, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

how long does or did it take you to get a job offer after interview? - 128 Replies

just wondering

Duck! in Astoria, New York

Updated 3 months ago

Management position out of my league. - 3 Replies

I am currently working for a company in a non-management position but am very much so looking to move up in the company in the future. I currently...

Parafreegal in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 3 months ago

Rejected but called again for an interview? - 4 Replies

Back in February I interviewed for a position and got the rejection letter in the mail. Just a few hours ago I got a call from the woman I...

Claire2402 in London, United Kingdom

NHS Interview

I have an interview on Friday for a booking clerk and was just wondering if anyone knew what the questions would be asked. Also can you take notes...

AcePup in Gainesville, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

Interesting Interview - 2 Replies

This is kind of long, but is very interesting to say the least, but maybe someone here could help with some insight to how this "actually"...

Elaine in Cardiff, United Kingdom

Updated 3 months ago

What to make of this? - 3 Replies

Hi! I would love some opinions on how to take this email. Bit of background. Story, I was invited for an interview with a small company before the...

Bluetea in Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Position - 2 Replies

I had a very good in-person interview over two weeks ago and the VP had said he looked forward to working with me and I received very positive vibes....

hope23 in Kansas

Updated 3 months ago

Gaps in employment due to unusual circumstances - 6 Replies

I am 26, and from the ages of 11 to 24 I was abused and trafficked. During this time, I intermittently held jobs and went to school (and got my...

EllieMay in Thatcham, United Kingdom

Updated 3 months ago

Job interview on Friday at o2, Questions! - 2 Replies

Ok so I am currently a college student but I am desperate to get a job, I have had two other interviews before but not for a well known company such...

Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio

Updated 3 months ago

Good Feedback After 3rd Interview But No Offer Yet - 1 Reply

Hi everybody, I am a software programmer and I recently I was looking for a new job in UK as I want to relocate. I was contacted by a recruiter...

Agent Zero in Folsom, California

Updated 3 months ago

What are my Chances? - 2 Replies

Had a phone interview with the hiring manager a couple of weeks ago. Just got a call from the recruiter saying the hiring manager was very impressed...

hope23 in Kansas City, Kansas

Updated 3 months ago

"We are still hiring" - 2 Replies

I interviewed with a reputable hospital for an RN field position, I received positive comments from both the hiring manager and nurse manager. I was...

hope23 in Kansas City, Kansas

Updated 3 months ago

What to do when Recruiter says that you will hear from him no later than Wednesday? - 7 Replies

I had a phone interview which i thought was great. I answered every question and even asked him a few questions of my own. I took aptitude, logical...

Bluetea in Texas

Updated 3 months ago

First time switching jobs through recruiter, have a few questions... - 1 Reply

I recently interviewed at a company for a job, it was set up through a recruiter. I never used a recruiter before so I have some questions I hope...

AtExit8 in City, New Jersey

Updated 3 months ago

Interview Today: Your Thoughts? - 6 Replies

Hi everyone, I'm just interested in how you guys think I did. *The interviewer and I really connected - she has a parent who works at the high...

youreabum in California

Updated 3 months ago

back to the drawing board... - 3 Replies

Hi, this is my first time posting but I've been reading this Job Interview forum and is really disheartening. So I'm still looking for a job. My...

Jeepguy66 in Charlotte, North Carolina

Updated 3 months ago

Wells Fargo Call Center Job - 3 Replies

I had an interview a few days ago with Wells Fargo with 2 people that ranked ridiculously high for the position I applied for. They seemed to really...

Emily Sharpe in Nottingham, United Kingdom

Updated 3 months ago

Job interview with Circle Nottingham - follow up? - 2 Replies

Hi all, Just looking for your thoughts on something really. Went for a job interview for a receptionist position with the NHS Treatment Centre...

HeyItsMeIndeed in Germany

Updated 3 months ago

Can I Follow Up My Resume Even Thought I Was Instructed Not To? - 26 Replies

It has been 2 weeks since I sent my CV and I am really interested in the position. Online research indicates that it is OK to contact hiring manager...

Bluetea in Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Negotiating relocation expenses - 13 Replies

I will be having my second interview for an out-of-state position and I expect the issue of relocation to come up again during salary negotiations. ...

Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio

Updated 3 months ago

I went on an interview, Did I do okay? - 3 Replies

I went for an interview at a prominent hospital, for a nurses aide position. She asked questions like first why do i want to work in health care (I...

Oochie Wally in Toronto, Ontario

Updated 3 months ago

References were called, good reviews, whats the next step? - 4 Replies

So I'll sum this up shortly. I went to an interview last week Tuesday for a system admin job, which consisted of a one hour basic skills test and...

Bluetea in Texas

Updated 3 months ago

need advice - 1 Reply

They said if I dont hear from them by friday, call monday. Is thus a good sign?

AtExit8 in City, New Jersey

Updated 3 months ago

interviews and follow ups - 3 Replies

I applied for a position and two days later I received a call to schedule an interview with the department manager. Interviewed with the department...

Agent Zero in Folsom, California

Updated 3 months ago

How does Temp Agency work? - 42 Replies

I have a question. I've never been working with Temp Agency before. I have a job offered for an Accounting position from Temp to Permanent. My...

wondering in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Updated 4 months ago

No Response after 3 interviews and verbal offer - 6 Replies

Hello all, just looking for some insight from anyone who may have had a similar experience or that has been in the same boat - I interviewed...

Bill Dawson in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 4 months ago

Why do we always have to tell the interviewer what they want to hear? Why can't we just be honest? - 9 Replies

95% of the time when someone quits a job, the reason is negative in some way. But when we go to an interview and they ask us why we quit our last...

AtExit8 in City, New Jersey

Updated 4 months ago

If you've contacted your potential employers to ask about an update on the opening, would they tell you if you weren't accepted? - 4 Replies

I have had 3 interviews for a job in Massachusetts, the first occurred in late January, and then 2 more in February/March. The last interview was...

Stan in Saint Petersburg, Florida

Updated 4 months ago

Interview vibes - 2 Replies

I had a really good interview last week (Tuesday) and the VP had said he looked forward to working with me and just positive vibes. He also said...

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