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Smart Circle Interview Questions

Updated Sep 29, 2014
Updated Sep 29, 2014
21 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Manager Trainee/Sales/the Person Who Called Me Said Not Sure Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Orlando, FL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Orlando, FL
    Application Details

    I applied through other source – interviewed at Smart Circle in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    They called me and said thank you for submitting your resume but I actually didn't (I searched my log of where I have submitted) it is public on Monster. They did send me an email prior to their call about an interest in my resume. I accepted the interview appt. I then searched for the company name they provided Orlando Marketing Events Inc and I found no reviews, I searched FL SUNBIZ state business website and after several attempts of seeking for a parent company name I found American Events LLC but also no reviews. I had a feeling they were hiding their true identity and when I went to the appt (lots of people interviewing lasting minutes) I spoke to the lady and she began with how big is their organization, over 800 offices nationally, She is showing the client they represent on a crapy laminated document, it looked so old and just crapy. It was a scheme!

    Interview Questions
    Reasons for Declining

    Its 3 companies deep hiding who they really are a pyramid scheme. Some might want to work for them but why mislead and waste one's time.

    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in South Florida, FL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in South Florida, FL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Smart Circle.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and received a call within a couple of days. Interviewed with President who discussed opportunity and growth. The sales in the beginning is part of the learning the company from the bottom up. Based on mutual interest, I agreed to return next day for a "working interview" to see a day-to-day.

    Interview Questions
    • There really wasn't too much difficulty in any of the questions. I did not have the required experience, as this was my first job. They were more interested in my presentation skills, mentality, and ability to grow with the organization.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no room to negotiate as it was a commission only opportunity.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
  3.  

    Marketing Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Smart Circle.

    Interview Details

    I applied online and the interview process was over in 2 days. They were mainly looking for self-motivated people with a strong work ethic. Not a very hard interview, just behavioral questions.

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Vendor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Smart Circle.

    Interview Details

    basic interview questions. There is quick turn around, so most likely they are desperate for numbers.

    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Entry Level ("sports Marketing/Sales Position" Lol) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kent, WA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kent, WA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Smart Circle in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    This company is good at selling stuff. They are also good at completely justifying their business as a legit entity. I was stupid enough to take the "all day" second interview. NOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!. Horrible mistake

    Interview Questions
    • its a sales pitch, the whole interview   View Answer
    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Inside Sales Representative Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Smart Circle in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    There is a 2 step interview process. The first interview is all about the employer putting a face to the resume. They want to know who you are, what you like, and what your experience is. Most importantly they want to know if this job is something you can do. The second interview consists of the employer breaking down the job and it's opportunities for advancement. Also they will explain the schedule and working conditions.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Brand Ambassador Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    2 Interviews
    Initial interview with head of the branch followed by a ride along with the employee that you will be under and on his "team"

    The ride along is an exact depiction of what you will be doing day in and day out for the next year approximately depending on whether you are able to sell and build a team.

    Interview Questions
    • They want to pressure you into starting the following day when in the big scheme of things they will hire anyone and will let you come on board when you want to.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Completely commission based position.
    Accepted Offer
  9.  

    Lead Generator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Smart Circle.

    Interview Details

    Gives you a questionnaire to fill out, asks you basic questions. You go to the store and follow a worker around to see what they do. Guaranteed if you show any type of interest in the work

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    The boss tried to make it seem like a great offer. However, he declined to mention anything specific about pay or benefits, and avoided the question when asked
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Account Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Indianapolis, IN
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Indianapolis, IN
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Smart Circle in January 2013.

    Interview Details

    Called randomly with a proposed opportunity to own my own business withing 6 months. 3 round process. First round was a phone interview, second round was going to Sams club to see them in the field, and the third round was another phone interview to see if there i got the job which everyone gets the job.

    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  11.  

    Promotions Representation Interview

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

    I applied in-person. The process took a weekinterviewed at Smart Circle in December 2012.

    Interview Details

    Normal

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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