Hallmark
Happiness rating is 72 out of 100
3.8 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at Hallmark

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Hallmark.

Interview experience

Based on 1,275 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 1,267 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 1,190 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Hallmark

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
45%
About a week
32%
About two weeks
16%
About a month
6%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
60%
Phone call/screening
54%
Background check
28%
Drug test
15%
Problem solving exercises
8%
Least reported steps
Presentation
3%
They have no interview
2%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Hallmark

  • In a cafe ..yes really.
    Shared on December 6, 2020
  • I had answered an ad in the local newspaper --then, I went in for an interview & got hired. This was before the computer culture took hold, of course! I filled out a short application.
    Shared on October 4, 2019 - RETAIL MERCHANDISER - Redwood City, CA
  • Very straight forward asked a lot of customer based questions
    Shared on August 12, 2019 - SALES ASSOCAITE KEY HOLDER - Fort Myers, FL 33907
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Interview questions at Hallmark

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • How many hours do you want to work What is your availability
    Shared on October 17, 2019 - Merchandiser - Elkin, NC
  • Do you like organizing?Are you a self starter?
    Shared on May 15, 2019 - Merchandiser - Randallstown, MD
  • What hours can I work?Do I have any retail experience?
    Shared on January 28, 2019 - Retail Merchandise Floater - Charlotte, NC

Interview tips at Hallmark

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)66%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)16%
  • They didn’t have a dress code12%
  • Formal (business suit)6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Hallmark

  • Be in your Sunday best clothes, be honest. tell your experience other than on your resume. Answer what they ask
    Shared on July 17, 2021 - Retail Merchandiser - Kansas City, MO
  • Don’t do it
    Shared on March 3, 2019 - Store Manager - Bridgewater, NJ
  • Keep track of all hours worked seperately
    Shared on September 4, 2018 - Retail Sales Merchandiser - Fredericksburg, VA

The first interview at Hallmark

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed28%
  • Other online job site16%
  • Walk-In15%
  • Employee referral13%
  • Paper application9%

How candidates received their first interview at Hallmark

  • Spoke with a Hallmark Card shop owner and they got me the name of their field rep.
    Shared on August 26, 2019 - Real Estate Director / Manager - Kansas City, MO
  • I was referred by a friend that worked there
    Shared on August 17, 2018 - Picker/Packer - Liberty, MO
  • Over the phone
    Shared on July 14, 2018 - Retail Merchandiser (Part-Time) - Alexander City, AL
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