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Pet Peeves in Job Interviews [Comic]

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Pet Peeves in Job Interviews [Comic]

Are you kitten me? What a cat-astrophe this interview is.

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We already discussed in a previous post weak excuses for not showing up in an interview. Let's have a look at memorable interviews that actually do take place. Here is an overview of the oddest scenarios:

  • Taken a family photo off the interviewer's desk and put it into her purse.

  • Started screaming that the interview was taking too long.

  • Sung her responses to questions.

  • Put lotion on her feet during the interview. (Seriously?!?!?)

  • Started feeling the interviewer's chest to find a heartbeat so the two of them could "connect heart to heart."

  • Conducted a phone interview in the bathroom-and flushed.

  • Said "painter of birdhouses" when asked what his/her ideal job was. (The company was hiring for a data entry clerk.)

  • Had a pet bird in his/her shirt.

  • Spread confetti around during the interview.

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