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My coworker got upset that I revealed that we’re temps. finish this week, and I explained that we were temps so it was a different rule. When she had left the room, my fellow agency worker said she didn’t want anyone to know she was temp as she considered it a “lower status.” Here we go…. 1. She’s great.”.

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My ex-husband with anger issues was just hired as a temp at my new job. I was laid off over a year ago. Since then, I have been on unemployment and doing temp work at a local hospital, which is a very difficult place to be hired. Am I right to be turned off by this volunteer interview experience? Here we go…. 1. How come?”

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Of course, I didn’t plan the follow-up because the company’s already called me in for a phone interview and a series of in-person interviews with key players in the department. Am I obligated to hire these internal applicants? I’m a manager in charge of two permanent employees and three temps.

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After doing some research on him online I decided to proceed with interviewing. is that interview question legal? Reply Mike C. Classic.

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Perhaps they go through the phone screen, then decide to Google the company or ask around some more, and find horrible things? Is the company?

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager yes, you really should write a better cover letter March 7, 2011 Periodically I hear from readers who tell me that after they started approaching their cover letters differently, as I advise here , they started getting interviews. And my second interview is Wednesday, so wish me luck!

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Reply Interviewer March 25, 2011 at 11:04 am WOW. I can’t think of anything else to say but WOW. is that interview question legal?

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went to the interview, met with four different people, toured the office–it took a whole afternoon! is that interview question legal?

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Sometimes I get letters from people who say that they finally started trying it and they were astonished by how many interviews they started getting.

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But I did got quite couple interview offers, and they are legitimate company. Can you come in for an interview on Friday? Great post!

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Same for phone, utilities, etc. is that interview question legal? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? Whats This?

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What happens in a few years when they get called during the interview process and they bring something up I never knew about or they simply made up?

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Trust me, your managers get email and phone calls too. is that interview question legal? what does this interview question mean?

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That said, however, I will definitely be asking about the management environment when I interview for my next job. Good luck! Reply Mike C.

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And I hope people who get theirs looked at this time around can come back with a story that it helped them get the interview and/or the job!

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If I make a mistake in an interview or have a hard time answering a question, I mentally kick myself for it. is that interview question legal?

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How do I get this across in interviews without it being a red flag for the interviewer(s)? is that interview question legal?

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They called me and I asked them point blank on the phone because the conversation seemed odd (TRUST your gut!). what was your worst interview?

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Reply Anonymous February 22, 2011 at 11:42 am My favorite method: Set up one or more specific times to speak by phone. You suck, interviewer!

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The interview is in New York so walking 20ft from the car to the door is not an option. is that interview question legal? Good luck!

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Instead, there was a group meeting with me and the two temps I hired a few months ago. The article highlighted the long hours, the pressure to always be reachable by phone and email, the constant competition, and more. If I move forward in the interview process, how can I bring up these concerns? Here we go…. 1. Insultingly?