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Declined Offer

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Easy Interview

Marketing Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Montreal, QC

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at ABC News in August 2008.

Interview Details This was a phone interview with an unknown person which resulted in a job offer. Initial communication with the company was very professional, but the phone interviewer was rather uncommunicative and unhelpful. I did not feel that this person's demeanor was representative of the overall culture of the company.

Interview Question – What is your experience?   Answer Question

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Senior Manager, Corporate Development Interview

Senior Manager, Corporate Development

Interviewed at ABC News

Interview Details 2 phone interviews and 1 onsite.

Interview Question – Canned management questions and few technical questions   Answer Question

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Software Engineer Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
San Jose, CA (US)

I applied online and the process took 5 days - interviewed at ABC News in July 2010.

Interview Details Phone interview after applying on linked in

Interview Question – Brain teaser   Answer Question

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No Offer

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Difficult Interview

Risk Manager Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Al Ḩajarayn (United Arab Emirates)

I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at ABC News in January 2013.

Interview Details It is in process for finalisation

Interview Question – Risk Management topics that were cover   Answer Question

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Accepted Offer

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Intern/News Producer Interview

Anonymous Employee
Salt Lake City, UT (US)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 5 days - interviewed at ABC News in February 2012.

Interview Details Be current on current events--you will be given a quiz regarding current Supreme Court Justices, local politicians, national trivia

Interview Question – What do you call a fish with no i?   View Answer

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News Writer Interview

News Writer
Newark, NJ (US)

I applied through college or university and the process took 3 days - interviewed at ABC News in April 2013.

Interview Details The company contacted me through OCR and I went to interview.

Interview Question – Tell me about yourself/   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – Moved to a different country

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Analyst Interview

Analyst
New Brunswick, NJ (US)

I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at ABC News in March 2012.

Interview Details It was very short.

Interview Question – Are you ready to start tomorrow?   Answer Question

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Accepted Offer

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Digital Media Intern Interview

Anonymous Employee

Interviewed at ABC News

Interview Details Phone interview about my reporting experience

Interview Question – What was my favorite story I'd ever covered?   Answer Question

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No Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

QA Lead Interview

QA Lead
Nowy Dwór Mazowiecki (Poland)

I applied online and the process took 3 days - interviewed at ABC News in February 2012.

Interview Details short and sweet

Interview Question – what is your most outstanding achievement   Answer Question

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SEO Internship Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
New York, NY (US)

I applied online and the process took 3 days - interviewed at ABC News.

Interview Details Nice newsroom. It's big and there's plenty of space. Interview happened in a conference room. Was asked about my SEO and search experience. Was asked what adjustments I would make to improve search and SEO for specific types of articles, especially entertainment. Initial phone interview about passion for news, what news websites I read. No real behavioral questions.

Interview Question – What is EdgeRank?   Answer Question

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