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I'm a junior lit associate and I have a round of interviews next week for a firm's privacy group. Any tips on how to prepare, since I have no privacy work experience? The group does regulatory, policy, transactional, etc. (everything except litigation), so I'm not sure how I should be pitching myself.

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I'm a junior lit associate and I have a round of interviews next week for a firm's privacy group. Any tips on how to prepare, since I have no privacy work experience? The group does regulatory, policy, transactional, etc. (everything except litigation), so I'm not sure how I should be pitching myself.

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When interviewing for a lateral associate position what are some questions I should ask? Not just to fill space but things I should genuinely want answers to for consideration if I eventually receive an offer

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Interview tomorrow for a tax associate opening at RSM. Been working in a mid-size city (different firm) that is about 70 minutes from this new home office in a larger metro. How flexible is WFH or dual model going forward post Covid? Am interested in this position and going to tax, but not be able to relocate for family reasons. Don’t want to drive 700 miles per week M-F. What will dual model be like going forward? 1-2 times week, 4-5 month? Seems like tax was more flexible than audit pre-Covid

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M&A associate looking to lateral and one of my target firms just made a bunch of recent hires near my experience level. In this M&A lateral craze, are firms still actively considering applicants/granting interviews even if immediate needs are met or they don’t have an opening listed on website?

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Any thoughts on DLA Piper? I have an interview for a corporate associate position on Monday but don’t know what to expect!

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How much does an associate at Spencer Stuart make? I’m interviewing now and it seems quite low. Not sure if I should continue.

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Advice on moving to smallish law firm? I am a 10+ year associate in a specialty practice. I have worked at 3 big law firms. I am pretty done with biglaw and I have been investigating in-house options, but they are not easy to find in my specialty. A smallish law firm called me and I agreed to interview. Not sure if this would be a good or bad idea. Any input would be appreciated. They are selling themselves as a work/life balance firm. Thank you!

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Thougts on this - I’m an associate in big law real estate transactions team. 8 months in.already feeling swamped and can’t see this going on for the next years as it likely just gets worse. Been interviewing for a smaller firm litigation dep. hours are perfect and pay is manageable. Am I making the right choice or should I stick it out more? No debt issue, as school is paid for, so it’s just a personal preference. Will I regret it?

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What is a good exit into tech (title and TC) for an Associate (A2) at BCG (~1.5 years tenure) and a master's degree? Had a few interviews but always get stuck on the title/compensation expectation questions!

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Anyone have some insight on Perkins Coie's investment management practice or on the firm's lateral associate interview process? My first interview is on Monday, and it's going to be 3.5 hours long (split into 30-min meetings with different attorneys in the practice). Wondering what to expect. Thanks!

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Hi All! Had a few questions about referrals for MBB: 1. Does the level of the person referring you matter a lot or just a bit? I'm not talking partners but mostly EM/PL vs Associate/BA etc. 2. Does the geographic location of the person referring you matter? Does it matter if the person is not in the office you're applying to? 3. Any folks at Bain or McK looking to refer me? 😂

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Does it make sense to focus on title when exiting to tech? Interviewing for an “associate” role at a cyber security company which would technically be a lateral title at best, but base comp would be higher to begin with so from a comp perspective, definitely a step up? Thanks!

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Hello All! I am an associate attorney currently employed looking to make a switch to a new law firm solely to increase my salary. I have an interview tomorrow and I know the interviewer will ask me the reason as to why i would like to make the move. I know some partners take it positively if an attorney is making a switch because of money, however, I am not sure how to answer this question and not make myself sound like too much money-motivated since a lot of partners don’t like it. To be cont..

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is it normal to only have 10 days from notification to interview for BCG first round? experienced hire associate so my weekend will be spent casing

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Interviewing for an Associate Partner role at MBB, currently big 4 SM with base at $240k. What would be a good base? The range online is pretty vast. 11 yrs consulting experience + 5 years industry prior to consulting. Thanks

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Interviewing for an Associate level position with KPMG, and the listed anticipated travel is 80%. Is there any chance I could get this reduced a little? Thanks!

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I have pwc management consulting associate interview in two weeks. What’s the best method to practice for case interviews? I’ve been working as a process engineer and haven’t touched on prepping case interviews as I really though I would never get an interview. Don’t want to miss this chance. Appreciate any tips or suggestions!

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Base compensation for Valuations Associate at A&M? Currently applying, HCOL city.

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Mid-level associate at a mid-size regional insurance defense firm practicing coverage litigation. Salary is capped b/c my firm only does I.D./coverage and has no direct-hire comm clients. Second round of interviews with a comm lit boutique where I would be the only associate with 5 partners. Other than partner track, salary/benefits, and switching from coverage to general comm lit, what qualities of the move should I be thinking about as I weigh my options? I've never worked at another firm.

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