TV Review: 'The Job' plays off a struggling economy

The mildly entertaining new CBS series features contestants jumping through the usual reality-show hoops in a bid to win real employment.

"The Job," which premieres Friday on CBS, puts a reality-show spin on the hiring process — which is to say, it does explicitly what many reality shows do figuratively. Here, five "highly qualified candidates," a new batch each week, sell themselves to a tribunal of executives who will hire one for their company (also new each week) within the hour.


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