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Fridays in the Lab: Hiring Horror Story

Posted by Erin Borgerson on October 18, 2013

Halloween is still two weeks away, but with this brisk fall air, how can you not think about the spooky holiday? So for this week's episode of Fridays in the Lab, we decided to share a hiring horror story.

Posted to YouTube by user KeenHire and filmed at the 2008 NAPS Conference, this quick video features one of the funniest hiring horror stories we've heard.

Have you found yourself in a similar predicment? Share your story with us! But remember, hiring horror stories can be avoided through the help interview guides and pre-employment testing. Click below to find out more.


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Erin Borgerson

About the Author

Erin is the Director of Marketing, Crisis Controller and Culture Ambassador (the last two titles she gave to herself) who joined the Hireology team in April of 2012. As a certified Inbound Marketer, Erin manages Hireology's marketing department, the Hireology Blog, and media relations. She is also a co-leader of the Chicago Hubspot User Group which brings together Hubspot users from around the Chicagoland area. Erin set off to Chicago after graduating from Western Michigan University. In her spare time she can be found shaking it in a Zumba class, reading a bestseller, or drinking a craft beer on her Wrigleyville porch.