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What’s the biggest mistake you’ve ever made (or observed) in a job interview?

The other day we wrote about 6 ways to secretly sabotage your job interview, and then we asked Facebook fans about the biggest interview mistakes they’ve ever seen. Here’s what they had to say: 
  • "Not having a convincing answer to what my strengths were." -Prashanth Challapalli
  • "When the interviewee doesn’t have a career path or salary expectation (expressing their own worth) is a turn off." - Garrett Fookes
  • "Not sending a thank you note after the interview…rookie mistake!" - The Forum: Stories That Create
  • "At the end when they say "do you have any questions" I said no. This one is a biggie." - Kathleen Stetka
  • "Sell myself short." - Milly Darby

Here, a few more. What’s the biggest interview mistake you’ve ever seen? 
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  4. fryaiaiai answered: when he/she asks…when would you be available to start?and your answer is……mmmm not sure….
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  6. exec-walls answered: Didn’t speak from the heart
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    I used to work for an ad agency and one of the founders also co-owned a cosmetics company. He brought a couple of color...
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    so tru. all of it.
  13. gardenlilie answered: Some 1 hasn’t worked outside home(over 10 years) ?? shouldn’t just be based years ago/also current. What moms do is important; need 2 c that!