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10 Signs Not to Hire the Person You're Interviewing

If haziness about his work experience doesn't tip you off, the ankle monitor should.
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1. Parks in president's space upon arrival

 

2. Yawns repeatedly while you speak

 

3. Freely quotes Dita Von Teese (Google her)

 

4. Complains about ankle monitor chafing--and chafing in general

 

5. Answers your phone during interview

 

6. Tells you work experience is on a need-to-know basis

 

7. Winks a lot

 

8. Cites his hair as his greatest achievement

 

9. Asks if insurance covers Botox

 

10. Question: "What are your weaknesses?" Answer: "Kryptonite."

 

Edition: December 2016

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