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Receptionist Interview Questions in Canada

Receptionists will be asked to take on a number of clerical roles in the office, including answering phone calls, scheduling appointments, and working face-to-face with customers. Employers are looking for candidates with excellent organizational skills and who knows how to maintain a positive, helpful attitude in the workplace. In an interview you may be asked about any bookkeeping or scheduling experience you have. Be prepared with personal anecdotes about instances when you assuaged a frustrated customer or worked around a scheduling conflict.

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How many days in a week are you willing to work in the evening?

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No specific time of what evening hours consist of.

Hi there, I am willing to work all 7 days.

How did I get to have my position from previous job since I am Asian? ( what a question right?) discriminatory

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How did I priotize when there was lots to do?

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What are your flaws

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Tell me a bit about yourself.

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The question was about if my accent (Spanish is my first language) was so strong that could be an issue to be in the reception area

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Why do you think you would do well in this position

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Asked me if I had children

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I appreciated the fact that the interviewer asked where I saw my career going, she understood that most front-desk positions don't last more than a year.

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Are you sure you want this position

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