Brookstone Sales Associate Interview Questions

Updated Jul 6, 2014
Updated Jul 6, 2014
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Sales Associate Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Brookstone.

Interview Details

you can only apply online, you need to reach out to them to get an interview. You only get one interview and they want to know if you can sell and how well, htey need excitement from you about their products

Interview Questions
Negotiation Details
none at all
Accepted Offer
Neutral Experience
Easy Interview

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Newark, NJ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Newark, NJ
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Brookstone in November 2011.

    Interview Details

    Hired as a Stock Manager for seasonal, kept on as sales associate for part-time

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    thought the price was fair for the job
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Cambridge, MA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cambridge, MA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Brookstone in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    Called me to set up an interview, interviewed and was hired within 24 hours of having the in-person interview.

    Basic interview questions, Why do you want to work here?

    Interview Questions
    • Choose an item in the store and sell it to me .   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation, it was minimum wage
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Atlantic City, NJ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlantic City, NJ
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Brookstone in November 2011.

    Interview Details

    An open job interview is an interview for employment where companies accept job applications during a ranges of times when all applicants who are interested in applying can attend. The company conducts on-the-spot interviews rather than scheduling individual interview appointments with candidates. If the company advertises open interviews, this will be the first step in the interview process.

    Interview Questions
    • How do you deal with difficult customers?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation phase.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Montclair, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montclair, CA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a day - interviewed at Brookstone in July 2012.

    Interview Details

    I filled out an application and gave it straight to the manager. It was a seasonal position, so they wanted someone as soon as possible. He asked me if I had time to do a quick interview and he gave me an interview on the spot!
    Basically it was short and simple and I got the job!

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Staten Island, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Staten Island, NY
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a day - interviewed at Brookstone in January 2010.

    Interview Details

    Had a meeting with store manager. Was asked a few character questions, got a call later that night informing me I got the job.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Lewisville, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lewisville, TX
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Brookstone in August 2012.

    Interview Details

    Got a call back after roughly a week, and had an interview the following week . Interview was great and took roughly 30-45 minutes. Got hired and started working about 4 weeks after submitting application .

    Interview Questions
    • The question that really made me think was regarding where I want to be in 10 years, and how this job will help me get there, etc.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Charlotte, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, NC
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Brookstone in November 2011.

    Interview Details

    I was hired on as a seasonal sales associate. I did not go through an interview process because my dad was the manager at the time.

    Negotiation Details
    Simple. Manager offered me 8/hr. and I took it.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    The process took a day - interviewed at Brookstone in September 2009.

    Interview Details

    Only took a few minutesb you could tell they were rushing to prep for the holidays

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Atlanta, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a day - interviewed at Brookstone in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    I put an aaplication in online on a Saturday and got a call from them Monday morning. I had my interview on Thursday and it went pretty well.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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