Junior media buyer started 6/25...not even 30 days w July 4th + summer Friday mode... IT pinged me that she’s applying to jobs since she started, on our time. She had $4k moving bonus Fire her??

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Worst interview stories? Had one so appalling today that I can only laugh. The vibe died the moment we locked eyes. Relief is knowing that we never have to see each other again on this sweet earth.

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What’s the biggest red flag you’ve ever seen in an interview (as interviewer or interviewee)?

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How to respond to “Wow, you’re old!” in an interview?

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I’m running out of excuses to use for getting out of work to attend interviews. What do you use?

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HONEST INTERVIEW ANSWERS YOU’D LOVE TO GIVE:

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When you are interviewing somewhere new, what are things you look for/signs that it is a shitty work environment? So many places paint themselves so well until you’re hired & their true colors show🙄

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Advice on how to interview when you can't step out during work and it's hard to get PTO approved from your boss?

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What is the biggest lie you have ever said in an interview?

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For the first time in 2 years I’m feeling hopeful again. Dare I say happy. I was laid off, big agency network, with a truck load of international awards, over 40, interviewed non stop, got ghosted ...

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I’m calling out sick to interview for a new role. Any suggestions on how to do it without being suspicious?

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That moment when you’re interviewing and bump into your boss waiting to be interviewed as well.

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Good questions to ask in an interview? I’m rusty

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Starting to interview for full time positions- how irrational would it be to ask to work from home one-two days a week if hired?

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Do people still print out their resumes to bring to interviews anymore?

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When you’re taken out to lunch for an interview, do you order a drink? Like a beer or wine.

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Been applying to a bunch of in-house places. How do you answer the "Why in-house?" question in interviews.

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What are some good questions to ask in interviews to answer the “so do you have any questions ” part. I always fumble it

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Do you get real on an exit interview, or just smile and wave goodbye?

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My exit interview is tomorrow and during my time at this agency I’ve experienced the grossest of misconduct that has turned me off from advertising as a whole. I kept receipts as one does and ... cont

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