Most of the time, recruiting candidates for a job follows a predictable pattern: You engage across all platforms, talk up the benefits of potential employers, and arrange meetings. But every so often, the recruiting experience gets a little… weird. Maybe it was the candidate who refused to show up to interviews in anything other than a toga. Or maybe it was that employer who accidentally spilled coffee on not one, not two, but three prospective employees in a row. Whatever the odd/hilarious/heartwarming situation, we want to hear about it (hey, we can’t be serious all the time). Just shoot us an email, and we’ll post the best ones (with all names and companies redacted, of course) at a future date.
Nick Kolakowski has written for The Washington Post, Slashdot, eWeek, McSweeney's, Thrillist, WebMD, Trader Monthly, and other venues. He's also the author of "A Brutal Bunch of Heartbroken Saps" and "Maxine Unleashes Doomsday," a pair of noir thrillers.
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