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What’s the strangest thing an applicant has done during an interview?

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Question: We’ve shared the results of a survey documenting rude behavior job applicants sometimes display during interviews. Now it’s your turn to dish! What’s the weirdest, rudest, grossest thing a candidate has ever done while you were conducting an interview? (Don’t be shy about spilling about inappropriate interviewer behavior either!)—HR Specialist Editors


I had a fellow recently that asked me to help him with his application. I realized that he could not read or write very well, so I sat down beside him and proceeded to assist him. Since we are alcohol distributors, we are required to do background checks, so I asked him, had he ever been bonded. He replied, " well Mam, I don't want to shame you or me, but the bondsman would not take my bond one time". I quickly explained that I did not mean that type of bonding and went on to explain. I then asked abou...(register to read more)

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