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Old 08-23-2013, 03:33 PM   #55
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Originally Posted by houghtam View Post
Actually, as someone who handled HR for several companies over the past 15 years, dealing with interviews, hiring and firing on a daily basis, "overqualified" means exactly what it says.
I think you're missing the point the post was more "tongue & cheek" ........ Requiem is not overqualified to be the greeter at Wal-Mart.

I have hired more people than most over the past 40 years and not for other companies but for my own companies. In all those years I never used the term "overqualified" there are more effective and less offensive ways to tell a person they are not what we are looking for to fill the available position.
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