Strangest thing you've done to get a job?

What's the strangest thing you've done when trying to get a job?  For example, have you given a very candid answer to an interview question or sent an unusual resume or cover letter?

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I don't wish to be argumentative ,but I disagree with the Islamic belief that I should be killed! " If radical atheists decided they needed to kill believers to ensure their place in nothingness, I'd be criticizing that too."

I've never done anything out of the ordinary. I like interviews. I've beent told I have a tendency to take over the interview, but I have been offered every job I have ever applied for. I know what kind of person I am and what I have to offer. I feel the companies I consider should be selling me.

The reason I dropped out of theater (and several bit parts in movies) was the casting couch.  The best thing I ever did was sign on with a casting agency.  We list our talents, earlier experience, education, parts we want, and a close-up.  This is especially important for musicians.  They submit a CD of their work, showing ten songs they played and at least one they wrote.

Reading for a particular part comes with a screen test.  We get a script that is similar to the script for the movie, and carry out the moves that the screenwriter shows.  Some are decidedly embarrassing, particularly for stunters. 

One part was so weird that once I read the primer script, I shook my head, walked to the secretary in the casting wait, got in line, and dropped the script on his desk.  I did not feel that it was inappropriate to show a steamy bedroom scene.  I did not object to working with animals.  But to be penetrated by a horse was more than I was willing to consider.

That was when I ceased acting and went to work for more money selling herbs.  Later I took out a massage therapist license and went to work for a chiropractor.

If you do not master your destiny, it will master you.

Never been an employee,inherited a business .Always been an employer.

here are some wierd Applicants I interveiwed

Applicant refused to sit down and insisted on being interviewed standing up.
"I was working for my mom until she decided to move."
"The company made me a scapegoat, just like my three previous employers."

 

I don't wish to be argumentative ,but I disagree with the Islamic belief that I should be killed! " If radical atheists decided they needed to kill believers to ensure their place in nothingness, I'd be criticizing that too."

Does showing up for the interview count?

 

Uncle Frank

Gratitude as a discipline involves a conscious choice.....* Victims of circumstance owe it to fate. Victims of choice owe it to themselves.*One of the widest gaps in human experience is the gap between what we say we want to be and our willingness to discipline ourselves to get there.

I have nothing special. But show my confidence to the interviewer.

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Any one that would do something out of the norm for a job in not worthy of having it.

 

S G

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Delilah cut Sampson's hair and forced him into servitude and demise, powerful is woman, strong and vigilant, she brought her men off battlefields to carry them on her back to safety or to burial

Bring a miniature diorama of a place, to explain the  community outreach program. It was strangely fun and I got the job... :) 

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