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Interviewing for a Creative Fit

Interview #1: Right Place

courset in intimates store

courset in intimates store

Please ask for help when testing the vibrators

Please ask for help when testing the vibrators

I walked into the interview wearing a wool suit, paired with fishnet stockings and tall black boots. The store owner asked me politely to take a seat. I was interviewing for a merchandising and buying position for a local woman owned intimates boutique that had recently been featured on Oprah. The store had pink walls and was full of lacey corsets, colorful bras, and every type of body shaping underwear one can imagine. I took a seat in a pink wingback chair as I listened to her explain the plot of a porn movie the store sold to a customer  (Porn movies have plots?). Read more