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First Interview in 7 years - Survived

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roses12 Tue 09-Nov-10 11:47:50

Just thought I'd shout out I survived my first interview in 7 years.

I was a bag of nerves, answered most of questions, forgot lots of things, didn't sell myself brilliantly.

But I have survived and live to face another day.

Thanks for listening smile

slipperthief Tue 09-Nov-10 12:07:29

Hooray! When do you find out whether you've got it?

roses12 Tue 09-Nov-10 12:21:38

no idea. Darn another question i forgot to ask....

Menagerie Tue 09-Nov-10 22:48:37

Congratulations. Finger crossed that it went well.

Got my first in 10 years coming up soon.

Jajas Tue 09-Nov-10 22:50:23

Well done!

roses12 Thu 11-Nov-10 17:17:23

thanks for all your messages. Just found out that i'm through to the next round. v exciting. now i have to do a telephone role play. less scary as gabbing is something i do well smile

best of luck Menagrie. i was dead nervous and forgot lots of my key skills. So if your good with people, IT, prioritising, team working, dealing with people, numerate, have good english skills. its worth having an example of these. i think there called soft skills.

Good luck

TheGrumpalo Thu 11-Nov-10 19:33:18

Well done! For getting through the interview and being called back grin Nice to see your post, I am looking for a job, my first since my dds and I'm dreading it!

Good luck to you too Menagerie

TheGrumpalo Thu 11-Nov-10 19:33:55

Dreading the interviews I mean, can't wait to get back to work lol

I was never any good at interviews!

roses12 Wed 24-Nov-10 21:01:19

Update I got the job start jan 1st. Made up. Thanks everyone

LynetteScavo Wed 24-Nov-10 21:03:57

Congratulations!!!! smile

I had an interview recently (first in 13 years shock you wouldn't believe how nervous I was...I too got the job!)

<<Cracks open Champagne and pours roses a glass.>>

roses12 Wed 24-Nov-10 21:18:55

Well done us. Downs champagne gratefully (smile)

Menagerie Fri 26-Nov-10 14:37:19

This is brilliant. Roses, Lynette, Grumpalo and other MNers all getting the jobs they went for recently. Seems all good news on this forum. Is this the end of the recession or are you all just fab?

I find out on Monday. I sooooo want this job.

LynetteScavo Tue 30-Nov-10 21:43:39

Menagerie, how did it go?

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