I applied for a job recently, and as part of the application process they gave you the option to skip the whole interview process and just make something instead. I hate interviews, and have always believed that a business should hire based on skill, especially in industries where the whole job is based on that. I mean c'mon, anybody can lie their way through an interview, but you
I was provided a Photoshop mockup of what they wanted the site to look like. From there I sliced everything up and hand-coded the site. The client wanted customizable text and rotating images for the banner so I put together a jQuery slide show that'd get it's settings from an XML file.