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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To The Perfect Job Interview by Marc Dorio

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Mealtime Interviews

The good news is this: being asked out to lunch or dinner is a very positive sign. Indeed, you may take it as a strong “buy signal,” a clear expression of significant interest in you. The employer is imagining you as part of the team and wants to get to know you in a setting less formal than the office. Moreover, you are justified in seeing the invitation to lunch or dinner as a gracious act: the employer regards you as a human being, not some anonymous working stiff.
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Do you want to get hired, or do you want to lay aggressive claim to your rights under the law? Sure, employers are barred from asking you potentially ...

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