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Interviews at Hallmark

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Hallmark.
Interview experience
Based on 275 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 273 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 256 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Hallmark

Overview experience
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Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
43%
About a week
37%
About two weeks
13%
About a month
6%
More than one month
1%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
64%
Phone call/screening
49%
Background check
24%
Drug test
12%
Written test
10%
Least reported steps
Presentation
4%
Take-home/sample work
1%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Hallmark

  • Basically, manager calls you. Talks to you a little over the phone and then schedules you to come in for a face to face. (Just a little introduction). In the interview it's the typical *what is cust…
    Shared on June 12, 2018
  • Phone interview
    Shared on March 16, 2018 - Retail Merchandiser - Ogallala, NE
  • My interview process was great, The manager and assistant manager met with me and asked me terrific questions and really got to know me before they hired me
    Shared on November 16, 2017 - Part time Sales Associate - Waterford, CT

Interview questions at Hallmark

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What hours can I work?
    Do I have any retail experience?
    Shared on January 28, 2019 - Retail Merchandise Floater - Charlotte, NC
  • They asked in my interview was how well do you wrap presents
    Shared on August 8, 2018 - Coach House Cards & Gifts - Toledo, OH
  • Do you have a problem driving from store to store?
    Do you have a problem working around major holidays?
    Shared on October 28, 2017 - Retail Merchandiser - Cheraw, SC
Interview tips at Hallmark
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)67%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)13%
  • They didn’t have a dress code12%
  • Formal (business suit)8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Hallmark
  • Keep track of all hours worked seperately
    Shared on September 4, 2018 - Retail Sales Merchandiser - Fredericksburg, VA
  • They hire everyone.
    Shared on August 19, 2018 - Sales Associate - Ohio
  • Don't. unless you like to be treated poorly and get terrible pay to do it.
    Shared on June 23, 2018 - Retail Merchandiser (Part-Time) - florida
The first interview at Hallmark
How candidates got an interview
  • I walked in22%
  • Other online application21%
  • Through Indeed.com18%
  • Employee referral13%
  • Paper application12%
How candidates received their first interview at Hallmark
  • 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
  • I applied within
    Shared on June 15, 2018 - Sales Associate - Burke, VA
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