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The Interview...

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posted on Aug, 23 2016 @ 08:49 PM

The Interview

Intimidated, as he sits there waiting,
For me to answer the question asked,
I'm anxious...he remains calm, relaxed.

Under inspection, can't lose my attention,
Focus...Stop thinking about other stuff,
He looks like he's had more than enough.

He's contemplating, his interest fading.
Powerful, a man who's heard everything,
Is there nothing left worth mentioning?

He leans forward, you're feeling cornered.
Nervously, you're fiddling with your pen,
He keeps asking and you keep answering.

And we're done, that was far from fun.
Stand up and thank him for his time,
As he yells out the door, "next in line!"


posted on Aug, 23 2016 @ 08:52 PM
This made me anxious .... but im still gonna thank you and not hold it against ya lol

Awesome as always, ty

posted on Aug, 23 2016 @ 10:03 PM
a reply to: blend57

Another genius writing blend!

posted on Aug, 23 2016 @ 10:40 PM
a reply to: blend57

Nice Job blend. I think you nailed it.



posted on Aug, 24 2016 @ 06:02 AM
Darkinsider,Quantum12, valiant

Thank you! Makes me anxious too, valiant! When I do interviews, I make sure to relax the potential candidate..make them feel calm and comfortable. Because I want to see who they really are and what they are about..want them to be open, honest (learned this from a loss prevention manager). But I have sat through this type of interview before..and it just makes you think about how quickly you can leave instead of the questions well as doubt if you wanna work for the company..because of the way they interview.

Thanks for commenting,

posted on Aug, 24 2016 @ 11:07 AM
Interview meltdown :

"Yes, I believe in casual dress all of the time."
"No, I don't own any ties . .they make me feel like I'm being strangled."
"Yes, I suppose I could get one. Does it have to be a certain color ?"
"Red ?" "Why red ?" "Oh yeah, that "power" look."
"You want me to work how many hours a week ?" "Geez."
"At what hourly rate ?" "Are you kidding me ?" "Are you freaking kidding me ?"

"Do you know how long I waited outside your office, just to hear you say "next" ?
"And now you want me to work endless hours for little or nothing ?" "Are you kidding me ?"

"What ?" "I need to smile more ?" "Don't make me climb over that desk !" "Okay, here I come. Red tie huh ? "I'll give . . . . .

posted on Aug, 25 2016 @ 04:41 PM

Rofl..yes..the biggest struggle is trying to keep what you really wanna say from slipping

That was very funny..

Thanks for making me smile..


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