Sur La Table Interview Questions in Portland, OR

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    Sales Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Tualatin, OR
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tualatin, OR
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Sur La Table in October 2012.

    Interview Details

    Asked how I would sell a set of knives. I went through the process I thought I would use and experiences I have had with fine cutlery.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Seasonal Christmas help with possible hire options after.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Portland, OR
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Portland, OR
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Sur La Table in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    Submitted application online, got called for a phone interview within next 2 days and scheduled for an in-person interview in 2 days. Said they'd call back in 24 hours to meet the Manager but I never did hear from them again. It's been 10 days.

    Interview Questions
    • Usual sales floor customer service questions. Was asked to try to sell the interviewer something from the store.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Cashier/Sales Position Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Tigard, OR
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tigard, OR
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Sur La Table in July 2012.

    Interview Details

    Day 1: Stoppee by store asked if hiring- told opening will be posted in 4 days, applied online 4 days later. Quick response and was scheduled for phone interview following day; typical questions: about past work, and what liked least about past job. Next day additional interview: 2 separate scenario interviews. Now, in background check process.

    Interview Questions
    • If you had 500 dollars what would you buy and how would you sell it to the customer?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Lake Oswego, OR
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lake Oswego, OR
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at Sur La Table in December 2010.

    Interview Details

    Very common interview. No surprises.

    Interview Questions
    • What does an evening of cooking look like in your home?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation. There was a set rate based on experience.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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