Do you think I destroyed my chances of getting this job?
I had another interview. The position is for a service advisor for a corporate auto repair company. The interview went great, we had a good back and forth. I'm 20, and had only had two jobs previous. I'm concerned about the clothes I wore to this interview, being designer jeans, button down short sleeve shirt, and a nike wind breaker. I thought it looked tight, but I don't know. What do you think YA ?
Asked By: EsiaLliesram - 4/14/2011
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Let's get the bad out of the way first. It is a PERSONAL decision your boss makes to hire you. And maybe there are a couple of people involved in hiring you. If your pretty and there were women involved........yep it hurt you. If the man is the final decision maker, probably it helped a bit... More
Answered By: Love2Answer - 4/14/2011
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Im sure that is fine today I had a job interview in black sneakers and they said Sneakers are not allowed in the Dress Code I said Oh I am really sorry I did not know they said it was ok we would not expect you to know. I mean look at it this way someone who walks in with a suit and tie or nice dress can be a really... More
Answered By: NJ Devils Girl - 4/14/2011
As an interviewer I would see someone sitting across from myself in jeans (who cares if they're designer or not? they're still jeans) and think to myself "how serious is this guy about getting this job? He can't even be bothered putting on a suit" but you never know. You just have to keep on hoping... More
Answered By: Alistair Sturrock - 4/14/2011
I don't know where you guys are getting the idea that it's appropriate to ever dress casually to a job interview. YES, this could hurt your chances, as it is very unprofessional. Even if the dress code is casual, at least dress business casual for the interview. It shows you actually, you know, care about getting... More
Answered By: Alan Shemper - 4/14/2011
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