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: Hey People - 5/19/2011
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
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
Additional Answers (3)
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.
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.
Answered By: mrsd - 5/19/2011
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Legitimate Survey for Cash.Extra Money for You,Join Here!
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr No Experience Needed! Get Started.
Free for Job Listers and Job Seekers!
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.