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Is it ok to apply for a job at a restaurant on a friday? or does that look bad..?

I want to apply for a hostess job at the old spaghetti factory. there was an ad on craigslist saying that they are hiring for all positions. The ad was posted on thursday (today) at aboue 5pm. I want to apply in person asap, but I have heard that friday is not a good day to apply for jobs since it looks "sloppy" and "unprofessional"

Asked By: - 5/19/2011
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That sounds like a total myth someone spun up for kicks. If you apply on a THURSDAY in the middle of a lunch or dinner rush then it looks bad. Always ask "WHY" if someone feeds you that hokey nonsense. IF it's not busy then fill out your application, ASK FOR THE MANAGER, SMILE WARMLY AND GREET HIM and say "Hello John... More
Answered By: McMike - 5/19/2011
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It's better if you apply on mondays in the morning, since managers are there, you want to make a good impression. Go casual not dirty.
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Answered By: kiim♥ - 5/19/2011
 
It depends on how the ad was written? Did they say they need someone to start ASAP... More
Answered By: B A - 5/19/2011
 
The day of the week should not matter, at least Mon-Fri. For restaurants, don't go during busy times such as 11:00-1:30 or 5:00-close since everyone is busy with meals.
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Answered By: mrsd - 5/19/2011
 
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