Robert Half
Happiness rating is 74 out of 100
3.9 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at Robert Half

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

Interview experience

Based on 1,726 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 1,719 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 1,588 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Robert Half

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 week
31%
About a day or two
30%
About two weeks
20%
About a month
10%
More than one month
9%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
71%
On-site interview
61%
Background check
50%
Drug test
29%
Written test
22%
Least reported steps
Presentation
4%
Take-home/sample work
3%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Robert Half

  • You still need to fill out a 1-page application with 3 professional references and 1 emergency contact and all of their phone numbers. Bring a copy of your resume for yourself and recruiter to look …
    Shared on December 18, 2019 - Customer Service - New York, NY
  • Questions about by background and experiences and RHMR explaining the assignments available,
    Shared on October 18, 2019 - Consultant for eight years, during a slow economy - Chicago, IL
  • Great, I was very comfortable& excited to finally have the opportunity to work for Robert Half Legal.
    Shared on October 13, 2019 - Robert Half Employee - Merrillville, IN
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Interview questions at Robert Half

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Qualifications Job preference Dependability
    Shared on July 27, 2020 - Accounting Clerk - Macon, GA
  • Just went over my resume, my desired salary
    Shared on February 26, 2020 - Temp/ Loan Processor - El Paso, TX
  • Let's go down your resume and explain what you did at each job.
    Shared on December 18, 2019 - Customer Service - New York, NY

Interview tips at Robert Half

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)58%
  • Formal (business suit)38%
  • They didn’t have a dress code3%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)1%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Robert Half

  • Be honest and truthful. Let them know what position you are looking for.
    Shared on July 27, 2020 - Accounting Clerk - Macon, GA
  • I've had perhaps 5 interviews/ meetings with RH. No placements (20 yrs. experience). On one occasion, after working a 12 hr day, I was met by a woman who looked liked she stepped out of a fashion m…
    Shared on March 10, 2020
  • It's a good company not the best and you have to be vocal about ur situation
    Shared on December 4, 2019 - Installation Technician - St Louis Mo

The first interview at Robert Half

How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me34%
  • I called them22%
  • Through Indeed16%
  • Other online job site11%
  • Employee referral6%

How candidates received their first interview at Robert Half

  • The recruiter contacted me.
    Shared on April 2, 2019 - Accountant/Consultant - Seattle, WA
  • I called and made an appointment
    Shared on March 13, 2019 - Temporary Assignment Worker - Red Bank, NJ
  • Online first then in person
    Shared on February 26, 2019 - CLAIMS/ BILLING SPECIALIST II - Sacramento, CA
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