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by rhapsodyinred
Mon Aug 20, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Interviews
Topic: Cringeworthy things you said in an interview
Replies: 16
Views: 12083

Re: Cringeworthy things you said in an interview

I have a mental list of people I see here who I hope will get on training, and sometimes imagine immediately shortlisting them onto a course. The good news is that you now have a place on training! The bad news is, it's ell's imaginary training course. The commute is a pain. Awww, bless! I got onto...
by rhapsodyinred
Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Interviews
Topic: Cringeworthy things you said in an interview
Replies: 16
Views: 12083

Re: Cringeworthy things you said in an interview

In one of the first interviewers I ever did (not even for a psychology job): Interviewer: Can you tell us a little bit about how you handle stressful situations? Me: *laughs nervously* ... *bursts into tears* Another interview - this time for a support worker role: Interviewer: This position can be ...
by rhapsodyinred
Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Interviews
Topic: What are your values?
Replies: 5
Views: 1264

Re: What are your values?

Something I do as a values and strengths exercise with clients is the "friend in the chair" question: "If your best friend/parent/significant other/close cousin etc were sitting in the chair next to you and I asked 'what are Pusheenpal's strengths?', what would they say?" It can be really hard to th...