Ardene
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Interviews at Ardene

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Ardene.
Interview experience
Based on 416 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 346 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 334 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Ardene

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 6.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
52%
About a week
31%
About two weeks
10%
More than one month
5%
About a month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
74%
Phone call/screening
22%
Background check
17%
Problem solving exercises
12%
Other
6%
Least reported steps
Group interview
3%
Written test
2%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Ardene

  • Fairly simple. They call you and you go in. They ask you various questions and call when they want you.
    Shared on 18 September 2018 - Assistant Manager - Cranbrook, BC
  • First you do a interview then if you get hired it usually takes 1 week for them to contact you back.
    Shared on 5 August 2018 - Sales Associate - Toronto, ON
  • Way to laid back
    Shared on 7 April 2018 - Ratail - Lethbridge, AB

Interview questions at Ardene

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What motivates you to wake up early and come to work?Describe a new relationship you have made recently with anybodyDescribe your friendship best experience.Why choose ardene?
    Shared on 18 August 2019
  • Tell me about yourself?why did you choose this place to work at?what are your strengths and weaknesses?
    Shared on 5 August 2018 - Sales Associate - Toronto, ON
  • “Are you comfortable approaching/talking with the consumer ?”
    Shared on 20 June 2018 - Sales Associate - Surrey, BC

Interview tips at Ardene

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)46%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)37%
  • They didn’t have a dress code14%
  • Formal (business suit)2%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Ardene

  • just be yourself
    Shared on 10 March 2021 - Sales Associate - Orillia, ON
  • Do you research on the company. Don’t work at the Newfoundland stores. But the company has a lot of great foundations they have built and a greater history then you might imagine! Remember that retail…
    Shared on 22 June 2020 - Assistant Manager - Gander, NL

The first interview at Ardene

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed42%
  • Other16%
  • Employee referral12%
  • Other online job site9%
  • Walk-In9%

How candidates received their first interview at Ardene

  • I was advised by a personal friend and employee of the company to apply and after sending my resume in on Indeed I was called in for an interview.
    Shared on 15 July 2019 - Sales Associate - Hamilton, ON
  • Through Indeed and on the Ardene website. Dress cute and casual (think business casual), with no logos. The managers are, on average, very nice.
    Shared on 14 May 2019 - Sales Associate/Customer Service - Winnipeg, MB
  • I applied to multiple locations online and about a week later got a call for an interview
    Shared on 29 December 2018 - Assistant Manager - Mississauga, ON
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