Candidate showed up to the interview 15 minutes late and the hr director told me to write him off. At that moment he arrives smelling heavily of meat. I asked him what happened and he said his contd

likeupliftingfunny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I guess it’s common now to not bring a laptop to show your work at an interview? We’ve had 10 art director candidates come through and maybe 7 of them did not come with any way of showing their work.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Interview soon for a comms director role. Would be first in-house gig, been in agencies until now. What skills matter more when in house vs agency that I need to prep talking pts for?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Random question. Interviewing for director level position at F500 company ~3 hours flight away. Realized that they booked me in basic economy for the trip. Would you ask them to change the ticket?

funny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

AD’s and above, what advice do you have for an experienced Account Sup interviewing for Account Director roles? Key questions to nail? Things to say/convey? Things to avoid doing or saying?

likehelpful
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Turns out my ECD is actually my ACD. My PM is actually my CD and I’m a jr art director just promoted from intern. Wonder why they didn’t tell me about this fun new hierarchy during my interview 😒

likefunny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

10 yr digital strat who’s done some planning. Interviewing for strat director roles, but nervous I haven’t done enough brand planning to excel. Could be impostor syndrome, but would you take the leap?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I'm in the last stages of interviews for a director position at a pharma/life science company. How risky would it be to jump ship given the current environment?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

A director gave me his number to text about an interview with his firm. We’ve texted back and forth and he told me when i find out more info text him. I did and he hasn’t texted back...what do i do?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Have an in-person interview w/ a partner, director and manager @ PWC. Any advice? Thanks

funny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

May be a dumb question but, any insights on interview dress code for an Account Director role in NYC?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Interviewing for a director level position in industry. It probably would come with a $60k pay increase - not the main factor for me. What do you look for when shifting to industry from consulting?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Had an interview for a director level role 3 weeks ago. Was told the team LOVED me, but be patient as the interview process was still going on and it’s part of their process... thoughts

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

What to expect for a corporate strategy director comp in the Bay Area? 10+ YoE. I have been having some preliminary recruiter interviews and numbers seem low (200-225 base). Is that what to expect?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I just finished my final interview with a boutique firm and although everyone I’ve met has been awesome, the Director really gave me a bad vibe. My interest has gone a 180degree turn. Cont.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

What are the key skills to demonstrate in a VP level interview in industry? What are some example questions? Left McK and now a director but have an oppty to interview for a big leap role...

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Interviewed for a Global Marketing Manager position at Abbott. Final round with Director went very well. She said I was “perfect”. VP was nice but not as enthusiastic.

Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I have a final interview for Account Director at a top agency. I’m meeting CEO, VP, Group AD. Is there any Do’s and Do not’s that you recommend?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

In what situation should a project manager be interviewing an Art Director?

Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

My first interview for an Art Director position is coming up. What type of questions should I expect? 👀

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Related Posts

Had an interview on Friday for a role and I haven’t heard back from the recruiter today. She said they were moving fast and that I would hear from her after my interview with the director. (Cont’d)

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Have an interview but the recruiter hinted that the HR Director thinks I might be a little light on experience. How should I approach this? Any tips would be appreciated!

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I'm in the last stages of interviews for a director position at a pharma/life science company. How risky would it be to jump ship given the current environment?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Hi, I'm wondering what the salaries are at MBB but in Europe and more directed at a design director. I'm at my final interviews but with COVID im sure there will be a bit of a delay but wanted to 1/2

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Currently 2nd year M, interviewing for VP roles in Financial Services. Does staying another year and making SM make it easier to land Director level roles?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Interview soon for a comms director role. Would be first in-house gig, been in agencies until now. What skills matter more when in house vs agency that I need to prep talking pts for?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

What to expect for a corporate strategy director comp in the Bay Area? 10+ YoE. I have been having some preliminary recruiter interviews and numbers seem low (200-225 base). Is that what to expect?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Any senior art director looking for a partner at your agency? Or applying together as a team? I’m at a good agency right now, just want a change

Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

10 yr digital strat who’s done some planning. Interviewing for strat director roles, but nervous I haven’t done enough brand planning to excel. Could be impostor syndrome, but would you take the leap?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Any advice for mck design final round interview for associate director role?

Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone applying to Tuck? Did you get a personalized email from the admissions director a week or two after the deadline? Trying not to get too hyped about nothing...

Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Have a confirming interview with a HR Director. Previous rounds of interviews with line managers and VPs went well. Want to finish in a solid way. What should I watch out for? Tips for preparation?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone work at fiserv’s professional services business line? Have an interview with their senior director for a program management strat and ops type role. Any feedback is appreciated!

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Alix fish- what is your interview procedure for SVPs, I had one round of phone screen with a director and one with a MD. What’s the next step...any guidance that you can provide is helpful

likesmart
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Networking faux pas? Friend in a diff industry applying for a job. The director of the group is an alum of my college (tiny school, this is rare). Can I cold email them asking to connect w friend?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Interviewed for a position and did not get the job back in September. I think the director did not like me. Can I interview for a different position?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Interviewing for Director IT role in DC area. Any tips on comp level. Recruiter mentioned stocks and I don't even know what to expect or discuss? What are the different kind/style of stocks offered?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

What questions should an Account Sup expect when interviewing for an Account Director position? (DTC)

Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Have an in-person interview w/ a partner, director and manager @ PWC. Any advice? Thanks

funny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Download the Fishbowl app

That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what’s it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview