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Old 09-28-2012, 12:41 AM
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Wow, really? When your entire department encouraged you to apply, you still didn't? It's pretty tough to get a job when you don't apply for it.


Most applicants aren't perfect. You won't get anywhere unless you apply. If your academics are strong, emphasize that over your lack of extracurricular activities.
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Don't you even think about sending me your resume. I'll turn it into an origami boulder and return it to you.
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Old 09-28-2012, 12:47 AM
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Most applicants aren't perfect. You won't get anywhere unless you apply. If your academics are strong, emphasize that over your lack of extracurricular activities.
I thought you had to be perfect and present the superior, impeccable image.
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Old 09-28-2012, 12:49 AM
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Isn't playing video games a bad answer? I thought it shows you are a screw-around and not well-rounded.
Bad answer? I am not lying, and I am sure this is not a deal breaker because i play video games.

Based on your previous posts, you always say how awesome you are in front of your boss and your coworkers. And yet, you keep asking forum why you don't have a job or how you should answer every interview questions perfectly. There are really no perfect answers to these interview questions.
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Old 09-28-2012, 12:53 AM
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Bad answer? I am not lying, and I am sure this is not a deal breaker because i play video games.

Based on your previous posts, you always say how awesome you are in front of your boss and your coworkers. And yet, you keep asking forum why you don't have a job or how you should answer every interview questions perfectly. There are really no perfect answers to these interview questions.
I don't think I am that awesome in front of my boss/coworkers, but I feel like I get a long fine with them. But from the interview, the interviewer can tell that I would not get along with them for any number of reasons, like because I did not have any extracurricular activities in college.
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Old 09-28-2012, 12:58 AM
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I don't think I am that awesome in front of my boss/coworkers, but I feel like I get a long fine with them. But from the interview, the interviewer can tell that I would not get along with them for any number of reasons, like because I did not have any extracurricular activities in college.
You think too much. Go to sleep.
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Old 09-28-2012, 01:17 AM
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Tell them about what you watched on TV and what sorts of news you liked reading in the newspaper.

Also tell them that you have family values and liked to stay home.
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Old 09-28-2012, 01:21 AM
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The answer is simple: You make something up. Geez, this is not rocket science.
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Old 09-28-2012, 01:23 AM
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I don't think I am that awesome in front of my boss/coworkers, but I feel like I get a long fine with them. But from the interview, the interviewer can tell that I would not get along with them for any number of reasons, like because I did not have any extracurricular activities in college.
You sound like a serious introvert. You need to get out of your comfort zone and interact with people.

That means talking to them about sports, the weather, the economy, drinking, going out etc..

In your case it's going to be harder as you really have no stories to tell.
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OP, start lifting weights...
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Old 09-28-2012, 01:27 AM
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OP, start lifting weights...
I did start lifting weights. But what is that supposed to do...?
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