Weirdest thing that happened in a case interview? I had to clarify to an interviewee that the US wasn’t the country with the largest population...

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How would you answer Peter Thiel's interview question “What important truth do very few people agree with you on?”

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This would happen day before interview... 😞

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First interview after a really long time and i bombed it. Feeling horrible. Looking for some positivity

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My last project and horrible leadership left me with PTSD. Anytime I need to talk about it (staffing interviews, performance, etc.), I get anxious all over again. Has anyone dealt with this before?

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Serious question for those who grew up very rich: barring major family drama - what do you say when you are asked an interview question about a time you overcame adversity?

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Interview tomorrow at EY. Will this help me get hired?

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Any tips on recovering from bad interviews?

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Me: this is the first time I’ve actually interviewed anyone. The interviewee: so I popped your interview cherry! Me: 😳

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Worst interview you’ve ever had?

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My fiancée’s cousin graduated undergrad last year and I just found out they aren’t applying for jobs because they want to “give themself a year” to relax. I can’t help but feel this is a bad move cont

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Is it normal that companies ask for a (scrubbed) sample of your work (decks, project mgmt excel sheets, etc) in the final stages of the interview process? I’ve had two companies ask me for this

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Is a suit with no tie too informal for an interview ? My neck is thickkk 😂

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Tips on how to have a positive/confident mindset? I’m a high performer, but I mentally struggle with staying positive/not getting anxious in high stress situations (exec pres, interviews, etc.) ...

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Currently have a good WLB with 30-40 hr weeks. Have an MBB interview scheduled. They’d probably give me only 20% bump as I’m already in top band. Is MBB worth the hype that I have to sacrifice my WLB?

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Has your wife ever been jealous of your career success? Made it through final round interviews at two firms in the same week. Wife has been acting a bit weird since I told her. She first tried to ask

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Them: I regret to inform you that you have not been selected for the interview. Me: YOU COULD’VE HAD A BAD BITCH😭😭😭

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I had an interview at a company where there is only one person of colour and <5 women in leadership. CHRO is putting out fires and doesn’t have time to make it a top priority yet but wants to.

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Doing my first case interview. I would greatly appreciate any tips/suggestions and prep/practice resources!

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What’s the worst question that you’ve been asked during an interview?

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F24, at a T4. Great work life balance, ok salary, and an eventual exit to fin services. Interviewing for a T2 overseas, but is life really worth slaving away for? Was hoping to marry next year too..

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If you are a generalist and not technical, how do you answer in an interview when someone asks about your areas of expertise?

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To anyone that conducts interviews, if you like a candidate and definitely want to move forward, do you continue to “keep a straight face” and not directly tell them they will advance?

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What is the average amount of time before you heard feedback from your interview?

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How do you answer “Tell me about yourself”...during an interview. I try to keep it short and sweet but end up rambling. Is there a certain format you use to keep your elevator pitch succinct?

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How do you focus after an interview? I can’t stop thinking about it and second guessing my answers

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Bad idea to send my background security form to the company I'm applying to with my company email? They said it needs to be encrypted and I have no other way of doing that...

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How do you all recommend getting a referral to MBB and preparing for interviews? I’m looking at putting a serious effort into this as a potential lateral pre-mba hire.

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Current client wants me to apply for a role within his company, and I’m considering it. However, is there a smart and tactful way to ask about pay before going down the path to applying / jumping...

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I have a couple data science interviews coming up: my work has primarily been in analytics but mostly just cleaning and drawing insights...not predictive modeling. How can I prepare in 3 days?

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Has anyone interviewed with a Big 4 and they offer you a lower position than your current applied for position? Why would they do that

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Anyone else get really nervous for interviews? How do you deal with it? I know I’m qualified for the role. I feel confident I’d do well if given an offer. Just scared that I might fudge the interview.

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Have a final round interview (apparently more like a coffee chat) for a commercial role in a PE fund, any good ideas of what qs I can and shouldn’t ask? Thanks in advance!

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Starting a new consulting in a month, coming from a tech role where I dressed very casual, only business clothing I own is a single suit for interviews, any recs on where to stock up for cheap?

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Had final interview on Friday, status on portal still says application “under review”. Good sign?

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