Borders
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www.bordersgroupinc.com Ann Arbor, MI 5000+ Employees

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Sales Manager
Freehold, NJ

I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at Borders in April 2008.

Interview Details – It was just a five minute basic interview, not very difficult. They aready seemed to have their minds made up, so they weren't interested in anything I said. It didn't even last five minutes.

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Interviewed at Borders

Interview Details – I was promoted within from cafe manager but was required to interview with the District Manager. Even though it was internal, I still dressed in "business casual". Questions were basic retail management questions and many "tell me about a time you..." Most of the questions she asked were on the company's internal site, so I was able to prepare beforehand.

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Sales Manager

I applied through other source and the process took a day - interviewed at Borders in May 2008.

Interview Details – Brief. I was being sought for 2 different locations. I just needed to choose.

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Sales Manager

I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at Borders in June 2007.

Interview Details – Standard questions about background, successes and failures, etc. Also common personality type questions were asked, such as, "describe a time when...or, give an example of a xxx.

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