15 Really Funny Job interview Stories
An applicant said she was a “people person”, not a “numbers person”, in her interview for an accounting position.
Candidate told the interviewer that he was fired from his last job for beating up his boss.
Applicant smelled his armpits on the way to the interview room.
One candidate asked for a cup of water, took a sip, swished it around in his mouth, and spat into a potted plant.
Candidate ate all the candy from the candy bowl while trying to answer the questions.
When asked if he had experience with a certain programming language, the interviewee said, “I don’t know, is it on my resume?” while leaning over attempting to look at his own resume.
Candidate left his cell phone on and took a call during the interview.
Applicant asked to see the resume of the interviewer to see if the personnel executive was qualified to interview him.
Candidate explained that her long-term goals was to replace the interviewer.
Candidate asked interviewer to hurry up as she left her child in the car.
Applicant asked for a sip of the interviewer’s coffee.
Candidate wore a “Take this Job and Shove It” Shirt to the interview.
Applicant said, “What company is this, again?”
Candidate brought large dog to interview.
Candidate spoke no English, so he brought his sister to translate for him – and this was for a customer service position.