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The 30 worst/funniest phrases to ruin a job interview

One of the latest (and funniest) trends to hit Twitter: Users sharing what phrases they could use to ruin a perfectly good job interview. And people have posted some real gems that you, as HR pros, will probably appreciate more than most.

The hashtag #FiveWordsToRuinAJobInterview shows just how creative people can be when it comes to finding ways to be denied employment.

The premise is simple: Twitter users are being asked to tweet out five-word phrases that would guarantee they would get turned down for a job.

You certainly can’t argue with what people have come up with.

Some of the best tweets:

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