PC Connection Interview Questions & Reviews
Getting an Interview
Citrix Engineer Interview (Positive Experience; Difficult Interview)
I applied online and the process took 1 week - interviewed at PC Connection.
Interview Details – Apply on line, wait to be called for an interview, Interview with the employer, Selection and start JOB.
Interview Question – Prepare for questions and answers . Answer Question
Project Manager IT Interview (Neutral Experience)
Interviewed at PC Connection
Interview Details – Recruiters are very informative and involved. Advise you and set expectations very well.
Negotiation Details – From my end very solid because they did not have a strong salary but due to the fact i had experience and a Master's Degree, they were willing to consider it.
Account Manager Interview (Positive Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at PC Connection in April 2011.
Interview Details – Initial conversation is with HR. Super standard questions - Why do you want to work here? Past work experiences, etc.
Next is in person with a sales manager. First face to face discussion of strengths you can offer, then a "sell me a pen" run through over the phone to make sure you understand the basic sales process - Ask questions, find pain points, put forward solution, handle objections, close.
Interview Question – Sell me this pen... View Answer
Negotiation Details – No negotiating. Very take it or leave it. But that's sales.
Marketing Interview (Negative Experience; Difficult Interview)
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at PC Connection.
Interview Details – Interview was pretty dry... tried to be intimidating. Asked ridiculous questions. I gave a presentation on the assignment I was given (provided to me a few days before the interview). Even though they were happy with it, I couldn't tell at the time. I found out afterwards. They definitely played it with a straight face.
Interview Question – "how many cars are there in the U.S.?" - seriously. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – They were hesitant to go up from the initial offer, which was below what I had originally asked for before starting the process. They went up just a bit.
Project Manager Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took 1 week - interviewed at PC Connection in December 2011.
Interview Details – first question asked was salary requirements... total turnoff
Interview Question – having salary requiremnts asked before any knowledge of the position Answer Question
Reason for Declining – too much travel and no work at home opportunity