Blogs

Wingnut




BIZARRE JOB INTERVIEW QUESTIONS

MOST BIZARRE JOB INTERVIEW QUESTIONS
I found this article from a friend of mine who WORKS at NETSCAPE, comment below and tell me some of your crazy experiences as well. Just comment below or TWEET them to me @whereswingnut 


When you interview for a new job, you expect to be asked how you succeeded in your old job and the challenges you faced. But would you ever expect to be asked how to make a tuna fish sandwich or figure out the number of cows in Canada? If you interviewed at Astron Consulting or Google respectively, you might have been asked those bizarre questions. Glassdoor.com pored through tens of thousands of interview questions job candidates have shared over the past year and then assembled a list of the 25 most bizarre queries asked by U.S. companies. Here are the twelve most bizarre job interview questions ever asked:
  1. "If you were to get rid of one state in the U.S., which would it be and why?" --Asked at Forrester Research
  2. "A penguin walks through that door right now wearing a sombrero. What does he say and why is he here?" --Asked at Clark Construction Group
  3. "What song best describes your work ethic?" --Asked at Dell
  4. "Jeff Bezos walks into your office and says you can have a million dollars to launch your best entrepreneurial idea. What is it?" --Asked at Amazon
  5. "What do you think about when you are alone in your car?" --Asked at Gallup
  6. "Can you say: 'Peter Pepper Picked a Pickled Pepper' and cross-sell a washing machine at the same time?" --Asked at MasterCard
  7. "If we came to your house for dinner, what would you prepare for us?" --Asked at Trader Joe's
  8. "My wife and I are going on vacation, where would you recommend?" --Asked at PricewaterhouseCoopers
  9. "You are a head chef at a restaurant, and your team has been selected to be on 'Iron Chef.' How do you prepare your team for the competition, and how do you leverage the competition for your restaurant?" --Asked at Accenture
  10. "What's your favorite song? Perform it for us now." --Asked at LivingSocial
  11. "Have you ever stolen a pen from work?" --Asked at Jiffy Software
  12. "Pick two celebrities to be your parents." --Asked at Urban Outfitter


Tags :  
Topics : Human Interest
Social :
People : JoePeter Pepper Picked




 
03/06/2013 4:54PM
BIZARRE JOB INTERVIEW QUESTIONS
Please Enter Your Comments Below
03/18/2013 3:39AM
company for job for fresher
i have read your blog.i found it very interesting to coordinate in the areas offered by you.we are hiring the fresher also and providing the job according to there profile.this company works on .net, java, SEO, Networking, Database Admin - for more information visit: esoft
Title :
Comment :
advertise with us
Blog Archives
Recent Blog Posts
What's Ellen Tailor Wearing Today - August 31, 2015
  I can't believe tomorrow is already September! Does this mean I have to stop wearing sandals? Boo!!!   Sweater - Old Navy Tank Top - Target Denim - Express Shoes - ALDO    Follow Ellen Tailor on Facebook,...
Read More
What's Ellen Tailor Wearing Today - August 31, 2015
  I can't believe tomorrow is already September! Does this mean I have to stop wearing sandals? Boo!!!   Sweater - Old Navy Tank Top - Target Denim - Express Shoes - ALDO    Follow Ellen Tailor on Facebook,...
Read More
Need Respect?
There comes a time in our life when we need to say, “I have no one to blame.”  If you are like me that time may have come later than you hoped, because it is a very health time of awareness.  Many go through life...
Read More
Crown of Clowns for August 31, 2015
Alex Gomez was visiting a family ranch when he looked down on the ground and saw a  four-foot rattlesnake, and what he did next is what launched him into Crown of Clowns fame! Alex picked up the rattle snake and put it around his NECK so he could...
Read More
What's Ellen Tailor Wearing Today - August 25, 2015
  When you wake up as early as I do, sometimes the best thing to do is to prepare your outfit the night before. I've already got too much to think about in the morning. What to wear shouldn't be one of them. (As always, click the links...
Read More
Blog Categories