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I got the job :-)

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by buckeejit, 23 Sep 2009.

  1. buckeejit


    Joined: 14 Aug 2004

    Posts: 2,993

    An agency contacted me a few weeks back about a job that I matched the criteria for - Corporate Travel Consultant. The job is in a small office and it's not a call centre.... woohoo lol. I currently work in a call centre and the staff get treated like ****. The agency found my C.V. on Monster. Well I went for an interview last week and felt really positive about how it went (probably the only ever time I've felt like this). Well, I got feedback later that day to say that I was really confident in answering the questions and I came across as a really like-able chap ;)

    I got invited for a second interview which I went to yesterday. It was with the Managing Director. I felt really positive throughout the interview and walked out with a big smile on my face. I remember asking in the interview if there were any questions I had so I asked if many people were in the same position I was (2nd interview), the reply was 'Wouldn't I like to know' with a chuckle from the Managing Director. I just laughed as I found this quite funny. The Managing Director then said that I had some competition which I smiled at.

    They advised that I would hear about the job by next Tuesday but when I arrived into work this morning, there was an email telling me the good news. I nearly fell off my seat. The job is perfect, more money, less travel which means a reduction in travel costs and better hours (9-5pm instead of what I work atm - 8-5pm).
    I start in a few weeks.

    The agency found my C.V. but they get paid when I got the job so the contract has been posted to me from the actual company, once I sign it and return it, I'm employed by the company and not the agency.

    I'm over the moon and thought I would share :D
    Last edited: 23 Sep 2009
  2. DampCat


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  3. antijoke


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  4. Mat


    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

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    Cool. What's the job?
  5. The Dread Pirate


    Joined: 15 Aug 2007

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    Location: Outside in the bushes

    Congratulations mate Have a good'n
  6. Evil^


    Joined: 11 Mar 2009

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    Nice mate Congrats :D
  7. buckeejit


    Joined: 14 Aug 2004

    Posts: 2,993

    knew I forgot somethin lol. The job is a Corporate Travel Consultant.
  8. 4T5

    Man of Honour

    Joined: 30 Aug 2004

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    Location: Middle of England

    Good effort & congratualtions, I felt the same as you do on the 5th of December last year. Mine is Permanet now & life is a cruise, It's also got me fit again. :cool:
  9. Dark_Angel


    Joined: 12 May 2005

    Posts: 12,637

    Congrats, happy you are happy. :)

    You might want to edit you post and fully star out the swearie though. :p
  10. E1T5Y


    Joined: 16 Mar 2009

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    Location: ..i cant remember....

    Congratulations :)
  11. platypus


    Joined: 25 Jul 2003

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    Location: Rhône-Alpes+Cambridge

    'grats :).
  12. RadioheadR6


    Joined: 19 Jun 2009

    Posts: 169

    Well done!

    It's good when you know an interview has gone well!
  13. mac1st3


    Joined: 14 Jun 2009

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    Location: Southampton

    congrats mate :D sounds like there's good luck going round at the moment :D
  14. Rambo89


    Joined: 18 Sep 2008

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    Location: Stevenston, Scotland

    Congrats! :D
  15. Nitefly

    Man of Honour

    Joined: 24 Sep 2005

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    Well done :D
  16. Casdawer


    Joined: 14 May 2009

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    Location: Hampshire

    Congrats mate!
  17. CliffyBiro


    Joined: 1 Mar 2008

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    Congrats lad. :D
  18. Sonea Fifer


    Joined: 13 Dec 2006

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    Location: On the forest moon Endor

    Gratz :cool:
  19. Russinating


    Joined: 27 Dec 2005

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    Location: Bristol

    What is a Corporate Travel Consultant? :S Like a travel agent for companies?
  20. AtlanticP

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 3 Mar 2008

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    Location: Cornwall

    Congrats Mate :cool: