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when applying for a new job should you admit you have only just learned about the company?

Adding that the information you have newly learned makes them irrisistible or very innovative and exciting - hence the reason making the application?

Asked By: Maryhill - 10/3/2007
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Okay, I think most Answerers missed the point of the question ... he's asking should you admit that you've only just learned about the company, not should you not bother to learn about a company before you apply... More
Answered By: Cari - 10/3/2007
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u'd better log on ther web site and get known to the information. but if u have just learned bout it, dont lie and say the truth
Answered By: leluuu - 10/3/2007
 
You've still got time to research the company, on the web. There was a similar case on "The apprentice". They were not impressed by ignorance. But putting a positive gloss on it - yes, good idea.
Answered By: Andrew L - 10/3/2007
 
i always try to get a bit of info on a company before i apply, but i would tell them the truth
Answered By: chris j - 10/3/2007
 
When applying for a job anywhere always do a bit background worki.e is company successful, are they expanding etc.
Answered By: coxycoxon - 10/3/2007
 
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