Results are out! Find what you need...fast. Get quick advice or join the chat
x

Unlock these great extras with your FREE membership

  • One-on-one advice about results day and Clearing
  • Free access to our personal statement wizard
  • Customise TSR to suit how you want to use it

Pizza Hut rejected :(

Announcements Posted on
Rate your uni — help us build a league table based on real student views 19-08-2015
  1. Online

    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by rock_climber86)
    glad i could amuse you :teehee: I've still not been to asda since they rejected me last september i think it was! :woo:
    I was hehe. If I were in the same position I'd react the same as well :woo:

    I think I had the same experience before! I was rejected by Pizza Hut (with no whatsoever reason) during my teens, and until now, I still have (some slight) bitterness toward that particular chain! :awesome:
  2. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by kka25)
    I was hehe. If I were in the same position I'd react the same as well :woo:

    I think I had the same experience before! I was rejected by Pizza Hut (with no whatsoever reason) during my teens, and until now, I still have (some slight) bitterness toward that particular chain! :awesome:
    awwwwwww :console: *hands kka25 a slice of pizza*
  3. Online

    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by rock_climber86)
    awwwwwww :console: *hands kka25 a slice of pizza*
    :hugs:
  4. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    Bump
    Just got an rejection email, very disappointing as I thought I would at least get an interview. However, thinking about it there must have been hundreds of applications for that particular restaurant as its the only one in the city. I intended to work as a cook.
  5. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    i got rejected for a lame office job internship which paid below minimum wage! A bit dispondnt myself!


    This was posted from The Student Room's iPhone/iPad App
  6. Online

    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Dominoes)
    Bump
    Just got an rejection email, very disappointing as I thought I would at least get an interview. However, thinking about it there must have been hundreds of applications for that particular restaurant as its the only one in the city. I intended to work as a cook.
    (Original post by rock_climber86)
    i got rejected for a lame office job internship which paid below minimum wage! A bit dispondnt myself!


    This was posted from The Student Room's iPhone/iPad App
    :console:
  7. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by kka25)
    :console:
    ty what's your asl btw?


    This was posted from The Student Room's iPhone/iPad App
  8. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    chat noob! u better not be gaying on me is all i'm saying


    This was posted from The Student Room's iPhone/iPad App
  9. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    Something you need to realise about employment is that it's not like university entrance, where if you can get into Oxbridge you can pretty much guarantee being able to get into any lower ranked university you want.

    Employers are looking for the person who will be the most useful employee to them. Your university education is not useful to them because the job is just taking peoples' orders, giving them their change, putting pre-packaged stuff into an oven, turning it over and taking it out again. On the other hand, the fact you have a degree means you are more likely to resent working there and try to leave as soon as possible.

    In this instance someone who left school after their GCSEs or A levels is actually a better choice. They don't have many other options and are much more likely to stick with the job and work hard at it, and maybe even see being promoted to a junior manager at Pizza Hut as a career they might stick with in the long term.

    So don't take it personally.
  10. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    Got this same email earlier. Theres nothing I hate more than them not automatically rejecting me and not even telling me why. Though I'm 17 in September. Still 16 so I think that it may have something to do with age. I've got plenty of decent qualifications so I can't see that being the reason. Oh well. The hunt goes on eh.
  11. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Lixe)
    Got this same email earlier. Theres nothing I hate more than them not automatically rejecting me and not even telling me why. Though I'm 17 in September. Still 16 so I think that it may have something to do with age. I've got plenty of decent qualifications so I can't see that being the reason. Oh well. The hunt goes on eh.
    holy **** dude. I feel sorry for people your age! You're like competing against school leavings at 16, at 18, uni students, uni graduates and probably professions who've been made redundant too! :eek:

    Sorry to be just a pessimist but I wish you the best of luck with your job hunting! . I'm unemployed too and i'm 25
  12. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    Anyone know how long it takes them to reply? I applied over a week ago and haven't heard anything yet.
  13. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    I heard in another forum that they want some type of experience and filter applicants through a 'score' type system on the questionnaire. Apparently you need to be more honest instead of going for the obviously correct choice.

    Although they may have rejected me based on my username.
  14. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Dominoes)
    I heard in another forum that they want some type of experience and filter applicants through a 'score' type system on the questionnaire. Apparently you need to be more honest instead of going for the obviously correct choice.

    Although they may have rejected me based on my username.
    this tactic didn't help me with the asda psychometric testing for a shelf stacker role. Maybe i should try filling out what i think they want to hear?
  15. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    I agree with the PP who said that they could be put off with qualifications. It was discussed on the Jeremy Vine show the other day (showing my age now!) that a Scottish job centre had "advised" students to "play down" their quals. Mainly cos if you have a degree you are more likely to leave when something better comes along. Also you may not "fit" their little box of what they are looking for.

    Now I have got older I have realised that some jobs I didn't get were probably down to the fact my profile didn't fit not just because I didn't have the right quals and experience.

    I did have to laugh at the poster who "failed" the Asda test, think you out mathsed them! Think I would have boycotted too!

    This was posted from The Student Room's Android App on my GT-S5830
  16. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by rock_climber86)
    Maybe i should try filling out what i think they want to hear?
    I went for that tactic and it didn't work for me, but I may have been rejected for other reasons. I'm going to tweak my application and apply again and search for other jobs in the meantime.
  17. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    Did anyone ever get to the bottom of what the " Your application is now available to additional restaurants" email meant?

    Does it mean they're waiting for a vacancy to come up or does it mean you were rejected from the restaurant you applied to? It only came up with the one I applied to as the other local pizza huts.
  18. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Dominoes)
    I went for that tactic and it didn't work for me, but I may have been rejected for other reasons. I'm going to tweak my application and apply again and search for other jobs in the meantime.

    Yeh similar thing happened to me... automatically got rejected..

    Might apply again and try to tweak a few things... heheh
  19. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    Do not apply at all, they treat you rubbish and it's REALLY bad pay

Reply

Submit reply

Register

Thanks for posting! You just need to create an account in order to submit the post
  1. this can't be left blank
    that username has been taken, please choose another Forgotten your password?
  2. this can't be left blank
    this email is already registered. Forgotten your password?
  3. this can't be left blank

    6 characters or longer with both numbers and letters is safer

  4. this can't be left empty
    your full birthday is required
  1. By joining you agree to our Ts and Cs, privacy policy and site rules

  2. Slide to join now Processing…

Updated: October 15, 2012
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

New on TSR

Rate your uni

Help build a new league table

Poll
How do you read?
Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.