Job Interview Stories 2

Candidate mentioned his ability to moonwalk.

Applicant said he had survived a bite from a shark.

Applicant mentioned that he had been arrested for assaulting a previous boss.

Balding candidate excused himself and returned to the office a few minutes later wearing a hairpiece.

Applicant said if he was hired he would demonstrate his loyalty by having the corporate logo tattooed on his forearm.

Applicant interrupted interview to phone her therapist for advice on how to answer specific interview questions.

Candidate brought large dog to interview.

During the interview, an alarm clock went off in the applicant's briefcase. He apologized and said he had to leave for another interview.

Applicant refused to sit down and insisted on being interviewed standing up.

Candidate dozed off during interview.

Applicant brought a "How to Interview Well" book to the interview.

Candidate asked interviewer to hurry up as she left her child in the car.

Applicant asked for a sip of the interviewer's coffee.

Applicant referred to himself in the third person during the entire interview.

Candidate spoke no English, so he brought his mother to translate for him - and this was for a customer service position.

Candidate had a naked picture of his girlfriend as his cell phone background. He kept staring at it throughout the interview.

Applicant explained a delay in getting to the interview by saying he just came from the doctor because he had a cyst on his rear end.

Candidate wore a "Take this Job and Shove It" hat to the interview.

Candidate took off his shoes during the interview.

Applicant threw his beer can in the outside trash can just before coming into the reception area.



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