My sister work at her hospital for 20 or more years went for interview with the company twice and they gave the position to someone else. Now their is an opening again and she is scared to go for the interview because she does not want to be rejected again.
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A resume must not only show potential employers a wide array of skills, work experience, accomplishments, but also... see more
Well I went to an interview with a security company they had contracts with the Federal Government. Now , they had a reserved parking space for me when I arrived. I had an escort to my interview location, so I went to this Interview, not overly dressed. Walked in, the receptionist stated over the intercom that Erica your applicant has arrived. Once she said that everyone that had an office stick their heads out their door to take a look at me... see more
Went yesterday for interview time was 9 to 6 and they closed 5 pm and asked me to come tomorrow 10am, I reached there 10am there was no one and written on door 1pm start very difficult for me to go and come back, very unprofessional.
Last week I had the best interview of my life. After the interview was over they brought me in to HR for an orientation packet, they photo copied my id and I was asked where I was salary wise. Before I finished the packet, the HR person had to go and said to bring it home with me. The person I interviewed with, said everything would be alright and to give her a call on Wednesday. Again, the HR person said don't worry nothing is wrong, I am... see more
Right now I have so many applications out and nobody has called me or emailed me for a interview I have 3 kids I have to take care of I have bills to pay and can’t do none of that without no job I am worthless what else do I need to do besides work harder and have more faith in myself hoping and praying that something comes through soon I just can’t deal with my life like this
If you think you nailed that interview or the recruiter said,
Keep in touch, don't just sit and wait for the phone to ring with a job offer. Instead, be proactive. There are things you should do after a job interview that can increase the odds of getting a second interview or landing a job offer.
Sometimes an interviewer will make an off-color comment or joke that really tips us off about what they think about us. When Shelly was interviewing for a Lab Technician position, her interviewer dropped a comment on her that set her alarm bells ringing! Shelly says:
She kept telling me that their is a lot of walking with the job. I said Okay. As I was walking back to the trailer with her she made a comment You know as you age your body slows... see more
I was recently asked to take an online personality test in order to secure an interview. I successfully completed it, but I’ve never heard of this and I’m not sure how I feel about it. Has anyone else had to do this? If so, did it help you move forward or did it prevent you from being offered an interview and/or job?
I have had many interviews and it always gets to the part
do you have a felony? I check yes on my application and have went to three great interviews. Now comes time for background check. And these are places that hires felons. Interviews went great now their not callin me back with their decisions. I keep calling and they say its in review. I need a job badly!
I’ve had two interviews with two different companies over the last several months. In both cases I made it to the 2nd interview and both times developed a great rapport with management. However in both cases I did not get a response from either saying yes or no. I have followed up with both but still nothing. It seems like people just have a hard time sending a rejection email or giving bad news. I would have been happy with a typical default... see more