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Job Interview
« on: December 18, 2012, 03:39:17 PM »
I just had an interview for the position of Senior Staff Development Specialist at the West Virginia Division of Highways; I interviewed for a similar position some months ago and got passed over, but they did call me back to interview for this one; the fact that they didn't pull my resume out of the slush pile and say, "Him!  Yeouch!" is, I think & hope, a good sign.  They told me they'd be deciding by Friday whom to invite back for a second interview, which would consist of giving a presentation on any topic. (I've chosen bicycle safety.)

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Re: Job Interview
« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2012, 04:01:21 PM »
Good luck!  :)
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Re: Job Interview
« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2012, 09:15:22 AM »
Good luck on your interview.
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Re: Job Interview
« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2012, 12:24:48 PM »
Best of luck, Elkhound, on your interview.
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Re: Job Interview
« Reply #4 on: December 22, 2012, 10:30:41 PM »
Well, they *didn't* ask me back to do the presentation.   >:(

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Re: Job Interview
« Reply #5 on: December 23, 2012, 03:51:27 PM »
Best of luck!

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Re: Job Interview
« Reply #6 on: December 23, 2012, 04:00:30 PM »
Sorry to hear that, Elkhound, but a better job will come along, and that's the one you'll get.
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Re: Job Interview
« Reply #7 on: December 23, 2012, 04:15:37 PM »
Well, they *didn't* ask me back to do the presentation.   >:(
Bummer!  Better-job woodgies coming your way.

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Re: Job Interview
« Reply #8 on: December 23, 2012, 04:23:59 PM »
Oh well, better luck next time.  Hopefully a better opportunity will come up for you soon.
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Re: Job Interview
« Reply #9 on: December 23, 2012, 06:26:16 PM »
Sorry to hear that.  May you still have a Merry Christmas!
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Re: Job Interview
« Reply #10 on: January 24, 2013, 10:20:41 AM »
Had another interview yesterday for Employment Programs Associate at WorkForceWV.  Knock on wood!

 


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