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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What’s a good answer to “What’s your biggest weakness” question in a consulting interview?

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Keep applying and keep getting rejected. Great way to start the new year.

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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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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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I heard my teammate interviewing for another company in the next conference room... ...turns out it’s the same company I’m interviewing with later today. Let the hunger games begin!

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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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Does Deloitte really have Fight Clubs? I’ve read several posts referencing “being prepared to fight”...currently interviewing there btw

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I am interviewing for companies i am not interested in just for practice. At what point do I let them know i am not interested? After final round? After getting an offer?

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So skimming the 2019 internet trends report as part of prep for a BizOps interview. Wow this stuff is really interesting, probably because I am a total tech newbie

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I interviewed at a Tech company. During my first call with the recruiter we discussed a number (salary + RSU) that I felt I’d be comfortable with.

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So McK is modeling their interviews after Ender’s Game...I guess I’ll wait to interview until the zero gravity battle simulations start

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Had final interview with a big 4 2+ weeks ago and still waiting for the final decision. 👻?? They were so responsive and quick before :(

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What questions do you like to ask interviewers in interviews to assess the role, team, and/or company?

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What can I expect in a final round, virtual interview? It’ll be with the person who interviewed me during the second round which was technical.

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All, would you recommend applying to MBB/Big4 in Atlanta now or to wait until there is more certainty in the market? I have referrals but don’t want to waste them

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Recommendations for what to include and how to structure resume post undergrad and working for one year when applying to positions?

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Have interview coming up, guidance on preparing business case, and conducting the analysis on the business case?

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Send a thank you note to recruiter after a screening interview?

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Those that had start dates pushed back, are you actively applying to other positions?

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Networking tips: do y'all randomly check in on your network as in an email to say hi or 10 min call to see how they are doing? Feels odd to ask for employment/ interview help out of the blue.

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Anyone interviewing right now? A few of the firms I was interviewing at, have froze hiring. Curious to see if its prevalent elsewhere.

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Currently stuck in the interview process. Didn’t hear back from the HR in a while. Not sure if I should follow up bc of the ongoing crisis & what to write to them. Any suggestions on how to approach?

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30 minute interview with the cofounder/president of a startup tomorrow. Any tips to nail it? Guessing it will be mostly motivational but still want to sharpen my analytical skills.

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Case prep sites/ materials for a college student interviewing for Big 4? Asking for a friends sib.

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Had a final interview for an EM position last Thursday. Crickets and no responses to thank you notes. Understand there is a lot going on; but how long does it take to hear back usually?

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