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Lo and behold, job interview materializes for new job at same company

December 30th, 2010 at 04:22 pm

Today was my last day temping at the job I started in September. I got a few hugs and some kind words that cheered me up a little, like: "I have a feeling you'll be back here...." Maybe they were just being kind, but after driving home and feeling more than a little sad, I checked my personal email and found an email request from HR at the same company wanting to schedule a phone interview with me for the other job I applied for!

So it's set for Tuesday. I don't think I'm a 100% match for the job, but I'm hoping that with the power of an internal referral and 4 months at the company as a temp worker under my belt, I'll have a better chance at it.

You can bet i will be over-prepared for the interview, as always.

Becus tomorrow is a company holiday, I'd been planning on working long hours Monday thru Thursday to attempt to squeeze in 40 hours, all the more important knowing this was my last week. Then we had the snowstorm on Monday. We got 15" here. I decided to brave the roads at about 11 am against my mother's pleas, and I made it in OK but found just 1 person there with plans to leave within the hour! I ended up staying for just 3.5 hours and left while it was still light outside in case of black ice. So between losing most of the day Monday and all of tomorrow, I was just able to complete 31 hours this week, even after arriving at work at 7:45 am and leaving at 6:30 pm. Que sera sera.

Anyway, looking forward to some downtime (not too much tho) so i can clean my house, walk and do grocery shopping.

5 Responses to “Lo and behold, job interview materializes for new job at same company”

  1. Looking Forward Says:

    Sounds good. Good Luck come Tuesday. Smile

  2. CB in the City Says:

    That's great news! I hope you get it!

  3. baselle Says:

    Congratulations on the new shot! I know you will take full advantage. Hopefully its a permanent job.

  4. FrugalTexan75 Says:

    Yay! Hope all goes well!

  5. Dido Says:

    I hope that went well for you, and best of luck!

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