Overstock.com Copywriter Interview Questions

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Copywriter Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Salt Lake City, UT
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Salt Lake City, UT
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Overstock.com in November 2011.

Interview Details

I waited upwards of 45 minutes past our scheduled interview time before they came out to greet me. I was pretty turned off by that, and had considered leaving a handful of times without even bothering with the interview. My managers seemed very nice - both women, which you don't see often. Interview was typical, they asked about any relevant experience, then had me write a sample product description on-the-spot. They did not ask for references, even when I offered to supply them.

Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

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    Copywriter Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Salt Lake City, UT
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Salt Lake City, UT
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Overstock.com in January 2010.

    Interview Details

    First interview followed by second 'writing test' interview two days later. Received notice of hire later that day.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Pay is poor for the position. No negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Copywriter Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Overstock.com in July 2008.

    Interview Details

    Found posting online, applied, received e-mail offering me interview and informing of the set salary. I laughed. However, I went to the interview and I was persuaded that I did actually want the job, despite the ridiculously low salary. I liked the boss, the company, the philosophy of the company, and the job itself. Great interview.

    Interview Questions
    • I cannot remember any questions that I found difficult to answer.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiations were possible. Flat fee per hour, period.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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