HomeAdvisor
Happiness rating is 49 out of 100
3.3 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at HomeAdvisor

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at HomeAdvisor.
Interview experience
Based on 95 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 95 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 87 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at HomeAdvisor

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 6.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
54%
About a week
23%
About two weeks
10%
About a month
9%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
75%
On-site interview
68%
Background check
50%
Group interview
26%
Problem solving exercises
19%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
5%
Other
3%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at HomeAdvisor

  • It wasn't very positive. I would answer question and she would answer me back with a negative answer. It was very odd and she had a poker face the invite time. I asked about moving up and room for gr…
    Shared on March 17, 2018
  • Conversational, fun, even humorous at times. A great way to get to know some of the people who work there and what it's like to be an employee.
    Shared on September 30, 2017 - EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT/SALES - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Meet with recruiter then sales manager
    Shared on July 20, 2017 - SALES ACCOMPLISHMENTS - Golden, CO

Interview questions at HomeAdvisor

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Can you cold call? Experience?
    Shared on September 21, 2020 - Sales Representative - Remote
  • Do you consider yourself lucky?
    Shared on August 26, 2019 - Inside Sales Representative - Golden, CO
  • What are your weaknesses?
    Shared on August 11, 2019 - Sales Representative - Golden, CO

Interview tips at HomeAdvisor

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)55%
  • Formal (business suit)20%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)14%
  • They didn’t have a dress code11%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at HomeAdvisor

  • Get in, get their training (which really is very good) and then keep looking for other jobs.
    Shared on January 14, 2020
  • Understand that they will propose what you CAN make in a year but not what you WILL make in a year. Be prepared to play politics as well.
    Shared on November 21, 2019
  • Have personality and be confident
    Shared on November 15, 2019

The first interview at HomeAdvisor

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed29%
  • Employee referral26%
  • Recruiter contacted me19%
  • Other online job site10%
  • Other9%

How candidates received their first interview at HomeAdvisor

  • HA reached out to me after seeing my resume on indeed I believe
    Shared on February 13, 2021 - Inside Sales Representative - Work From Home
  • Am I competitive, do I mind working in a fast paced field? Do I handle rejection will? Have I ever made great money before? Am I willing to leave my last phone calls emotions when the call is disconne…
    Shared on September 16, 2019 - Sales, Technical Support Specialist - Lenexa, KS
  • I found them first as a company I used online while renovating my house, Then I found them on the top 100 places to work in Colorado.
    Shared on August 27, 2019 - Opportunity Team Member - Golden, CO