if you took a company's net income and gambled it at the casino would it's beta be higher or lower than 1? Got asked this in an interview and never got the answer
Has anyone here been interviewed by a major news outlet? I have an opportunity but it has to do with a negative event for my employer, so I’m hesitant.
Tips for over the phone case interview? Feel like showing interviewers the notes helps covey structure a lot. Separately, how soon to send thank you email? Next morning or 2-3 hours?
Interview comes to an end and interviewer says “do you have any questions for us?” - what do you say?
As a general rule, how bad is it to test out the waters by applying to a job, getting the offer, and then rejecting it -“now’s not the right time” - while staying at your current company? Blacklisted?
I’ve been applying to roles in BBs via Linkedin. No results. Even if the roles are exactly the same as what I do today. Any suggestions on what I can do to improve my chances?
How do you balance the job search? I’m looking at both corporations and startups and am finding it difficult to determine how much time I should spend cold applying on sites vs networking on LinkedIn
How long is your resume? I know the standard is 1 page but recently came across 3-4 page resumes that were getting interview calls. I am not sure what approch to take.
If you don't know how to build an LBO model, DON'T bother applying for a job in PE. Come on people!
I went to an interview at another investment bank. At the end of the interview the interviewer said "good luck" is that bad? Am I overthinking it?
How long do you guys wait until reaching out after an interview to check status? Interviewed at a HF 2 weeks ago and still haven't heard anything.
When going to interviews, I always struggle to ask questions. All of the questions I can think of feel super generic. Any advice/examples of questions that you've used that have been well received?
Prepping for interviews and trying to come up with answers that don't make me sound like a walking cliche...
Is it fine to ask about the work hours during interview? If not, what’s the best way to find out If i dont really know anyone around that team
How do you improve your interviewing skills? I feel like I get moved and passed on arbitrarily, or maybe I perform better sometimes. Usually when I’m rejected, they can’t provide feedback so I’m lost
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?
In an interview process, how many times do you follow up with a recruiter until you move on and just say they ghosted you?
Has anyone else noticed more people just straight up lying about qualifications on resumes? Interviewed some really disappointing candidates recently
How long should i wait after final round interviews to reach out? If i haven’t heard back (it’s been 3 days) yes i know it’s early but i just want to know.
When interviewing for new role what matters to you most? What questions / answers help you see the “full picture”?
Any pointers on how to best research a prospective employer? I’ve considered myself an interview pro during undergrad, however, it’s been years since I’ve interviewed 🥴
Been interviewing with my top choice company and it’s been going great..... and then they sent me the case study I have to do
Interviewed with 4 people on Friday. 30 minutes each. Messaged the recruiter and coordinators right after the interview to get everyone’s email to say thank you. Still No response today. Thoughts?
When negotiating salary, is it a good idea to bring up other companies you are interviewing with or have offers from?
If you had the opportunity to sit down for an hour and interview one of the people in finance you admire, what would you ask them?