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Interview horror stories show some candidates still have a lot to learn
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|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 04/10/2003

Nearly every HR professional has one horror story or another when it comes to interviewing candidates. While most job seekers know what to do in an interview, a new survey shows many could use a refresher in interview basics.

OfficeTeam recently surveyed 150 executives to find out what rare tidbits they’ve encountered during job interviews, and the list is amusing. Here’s a sampling.

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