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    ok so I have been looking for a job for 3 months now and in the space of 1 hour I got two interview offers

    Job X is for a good retail company that would look good on a CV, and I could really see myself working there. The pay is good but I have no idea what hours are avaliable. The interview is on Thursday but it's in 2 parts so I wouldn't find out if I had the job untill a couple of weeks time.

    Job Y is for a local fast food place, not really somewhere I'd like to work but I'd take it if nothing else comes up. The pay isn't as good, and I have no idea about the hours. The interview is on Wednesday, and from what I've heard they offer you the job there and then.

    So (if in the event that Y offers me a job) do I go with Y and cut my losses? Or do I turn down Y and hope for the best with X but risk ending up with nothing?

    I'm so confused
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    Why don't you wait until you actually go to the interviews and get offered the jobs. They will be able to provide you more information at the interviews, they may tell you something that changes your mind.
    An interview isn't a guarantee of a job, and you may not get either. Even if the second one offers you the job tell them you need time to think about it, go to the second interview and decide then.

    Which to choose.. a dilemma faced most recently by Rebecca Black

    Sorry. I think you should wait until you have heard back from both companies before deciding, I mean they are only a day apart from each other, so hopefully they will tell you their decisions pretty close together. If Y offers first, just ask for a few days to confirm or not.

    Id just accept the first job, then if the second place offers you the job that you want, tell the first place you changed your mind
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