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    Working for Sephora

    Wow! I am so excited about this! Me in Sephora is like a kid in a candy store Anyway, the first interview is a group interview. Have any of you ever interviewed with Sephora before? I would like to be as prepared as I can for this, because I really really want this job, so any insight you can give me would be much appreciated.

    Thank you in advance!

    Edit: Oops - I thought I was posting this in the General Makeup Discussion forum. I guess I was too excited and clicked the wrong thing. Mods, can you please move to the appropriate forum? Sorry... and thank you

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    moved it 4 ya doll
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    i have....i worked there for about 3 months.....um..it was a group interview then if they liked you that same day you stay for an individual interview and then they called like in a week. its basically your standard interview questions but they liked hearing about teamwork and patience. =)
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    Quote:
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    thank you! and whoa... where have you been?? we've missed you around here!

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    Quote:
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    i have....i worked there for about 3 months.....um..it was a group interview then if they liked you that same day you stay for an individual interview and then they called like in a week. its basically your standard interview questions but they liked hearing about teamwork and patience. =)

    Great...thanks! This helps

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    Jeanna can I just add that the m/u you have on in your avatar would be perfect for the interview! Hot stuff!

    Best of luck to you!

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    Jeanna can I just add that the m/u you have on in your avatar would be perfect for the interview! Hot stuff!

    Best of luck to you!

    Thanks! I was thinking of doing that actually... sticking with neutrals and concentrating on making the skin as flawless and glowy as possible! Polished is what I'm aiming for.

    If I can, I was thinking of maybe re-creating the Stila "Sweet Thing" look:



    or the Cover Story look from their spring catalogue:


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    I worked at Sephora for awhile as an MA awhile back, but I never had a group interview...I just interviewed with the Asst. Manager and the Store Manager...but they also called them Asst. Director and Director, and the store was "the stage". It was sort of odd. This was also when you HAD to wear a bright red lipstick to work everyday, and you had to wear one black glove. The Michael Jackson glove jokes were plentiful lol... Of course it's not like that now.

    Good luck with the interview jeanna, I'm sure you'll do great

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    Jeanna I like the Stila Sweet Think look.

    I think the 2nd look would be better once you have the job.

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    Good Luck keep us updated! hmm to be around make-up all day hmm fun!

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    I got hired at Sephora :)

    )))

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    congrats jeanna....!!

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    wowza! congratulations jeanna!!!!
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    congratulations!

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    Congrats!

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    great news, congratulations!!

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    I want to write some nasty things because I'm so jealous!!! Congrats Jeanna, you totally deserve that job, and if I ever get to Toronto, I'll insist on buying everything from you
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    Congrats!!!!

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    How do you make you skin look so glowy like that? I love it. I gotta know...

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    Thanks everyone! I'm very excited

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    thanks and congratulations!

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    YAY! so great!
    and man that old stage red lipstick black glove thing sounds bizarre!
    I was a &quot;colourings consultant&quot;,an MA at The Body Shop, waaay back in 93' and they had a crazy cult like way of doing things too. I guess they all want to reinvent the wheel
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    Quote:
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    YAY! so great!
    and man that old stage red lipstick black glove thing sounds bizarre!
    I was a &quot;colourings consultant&quot;,an MA at The Body Shop, waaay back in 93' and they had a crazy cult like way of doing things too. I guess they all want to reinvent the wheel

    lol I worked at the Body Shop way back when I was in high school and I remember all the political t-shirts we had to wear, I think I may still have my 'Fur is Dead' one!

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    Congratulations! That's gonna be a fun job, I can tell!

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    Congratulations! That would be a wonderful job to have

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    Hi,
    Will you be working at the Square One Location?If so I'll come visit you (although the Yorkdale or Eaton Centre local is closer my BF lives in Mississauga. Let me know I will def be there for Grand Opening as there's always lots of freebie bags.
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    Congrats!

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    Congratulations!
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    I had alot of fun working at Sephora when I was there. However, their discount stinks. They claim that, because it's not their product, they can't really discount it. But, they don't give better discounts on their own brand so.... I just became really good friends with the Asst. Mgr. and she always gave me tons of stuff! Good luck with the job!

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    i feel like im really slow/late on the congratulating bandwagon...


    CONGRATULATIONS!

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