I Had a Job Interview That Went Badly

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    Data Entry Position

    My job history indludes 3 positions in customer service with light sales and one working with credit. I also have experience in food service and cashiering. Painting too but that's seasonal work and I'm looking for full time work. I've been applying to customer service jobs...
    SummerWind18 SummerWind18
    26-30, F
    Jul 22, 2009

    Not Horrible, But Not Good Either..

    I just had a totally unexpected phone interview... Turned out the interviewer could only yell at the top of his lungs rather than talking normally/politely... It's annoying how interviewers always act so harsh and negative, whether or not they are impressed with you...
    MyWhineAccount MyWhineAccount
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 23, 2010

    First Job Interview Gone Meh

    A couple weeks ago I applied for a position in a company that I have been doing some volunteer work for. The position was rather "casual" and was listed as having 3 shifts (morning/afternoon/evening). Feeling that I was reasonably qualified, I sent in my resume and cover letter...
    SoConfusified SoConfusified
    Oct 4, 2013

    I Think This Lady Called Me Just To Talk Sh!t

    This was the second time I was interviewed by this lady. The first time was for an internship, which went badly, this time it was for a position.  I love what the clinic does and I would really like to get in there... but this lady... OMG...1st issue... I waited an hour and a...
    NoOnespeical NoOnespeical
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 20, 2012

    My First Job Interview

    I had put my CV in to a shoe shop on the highstreet for a Saturday job. I wanted to earn my own money and be able to spend it on whatever i wanted. One night the phone rang and i was asked to go for a job interview. I hadn't got as far as thinking about a job interview. I put on...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Oct 4, 2013

    Just terrible! It took a lot of effort to get

    to the interview stage - there was an initial online application and then an online situational judgment test. I passed and then had to take an online verbal reasoning test. I passed that too and then had to take an online critical reasoning test. I managed to make it through...
    Damisela Damisela
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 12, 2014

    My life is a wreck right now,

    and I really needed this job. I was recently certified in phlebotomy, and this job is perfect to get me phlebotomy experience. When I got a call for this job interview I was so excited I cried. I went to the interview this morning and completely screwed up. I was unprepared for...
    seastar1 seastar1
    Nov 21, 2014

    More like ALL of them went badly.

    I'll never get a job in this lifetime.
    beautifulloner beautifulloner
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 8, 2014

    My First Job Interview And The Most Embarrassing Moment Ever!

    MY FIRST JOB INTERVIEW AND THE MOST EMBARRASSING MOMENT EVER! September 14, 2012 My parents shamelessly asked for the vice-governor of province of La Union to give me a recommendation letter to a private hospital in the one of the cities there. It was the vice-governor’s...
    astrangeryouwereonce astrangeryouwereonce
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 21, 2012

    Interview For A Job At My Old Elementary School

    -Yep, you heard it right. It's an every teacher's secret dream, to teach in the school he was taught as a child. Some two days ago, I heard a rumor that a position of the teacher of English language has just become open, since the former teacher moved to Montenegro. So I grabbed...
    themanoflegends themanoflegends
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Aug 22, 2013
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