12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

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Or: How to lose a job prospect in 12 sentences.

When you're on a job interview, it's understood that you should put your best foot forward and make a good impression. But these folks left us dumbfounded when they said things you should never say in an interview.

Even if you're not particularly excited about that job. You never know when you'll ever cross paths with your interviewer again, so bring your A-game to every single job interview.

Here are 12 things you should never say in an interview (that we've actually heard!)

1. Heard from a man who was obviously so secure in his masculinity

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

2. You think?

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

3. You're really selling yourself here

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

4. This is just silly

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

5. No, we won't bend over backwards to accommodate you

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

6. Ask your coworkers on your first day. Not the CEO interviewing you.

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

7. There's ambitious, then there's delusional. This falls under the latter.

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

8. And this is how you burn bridges

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

9. You. Are. An. Adult.

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

10. Guarantee: your interviewer will NEVER invest in your company if you do this

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

11. Goodbye then.

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

12. ...is this "negging"?

12 Things You Shouldn't Ever Say In An Interview

 

What are some of the ridiculous things you've heard people say in interviews? Share them in the comments!

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