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Staples Assistant Manager Interview Questions & Reviews

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Assistant Manager Interview

Anonymous Employee

I interviewed at Staples in June 2009.

Interview Details – Interviewed by DM. Offer was made, Training at another store. Training was adequate. Initial experience was good.

Interview Question – What was your greatest challenge?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Look at the recent history. Assistant managers no longer exist at Staples except at a few stores. They are all expendable

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Assistant Manager Interview

Assistant Manager

I applied online and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Staples.

Interview Details – My initial interview was a phone interview with who I assume was a recruiter. She gave me basic information about the job and pay and asked basic information such as experience and pay requirements. Then I was scheduled a sit down interview with a District Manager, she told me more about the position and asked me questions about previous positions.

Interview Question – I was asked about ways I increased productivity or goal achievements.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation.

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Assistant Manager Interview

Assistant Manager
Pittsburgh, PA

I applied online and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Staples in January 2010.

Interview Details – NA

Negotiation Details – Very little room to negotiate

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