Are beards appropriate in big law in the US while interviewing and/or working as an associate? Could it just depend on the person interviewing you? From what I’ve seen in Europe, they’re tolerated even in old school environments. Thank you!
I mentioned during the interview process that I had a young daughter and the conversation immediately went to “you saw this position requires 25% travel, right?” I should’ve never said anything. 😔
Getting recruited for a cloud strategy manager role at Deloitte. Anybody else gone through the interview process with this group recently? Recruiter mentioned roughly 4 interviews but wasn’t sure whether they were all behavioral or there were some case.
I have attended TCS interview on 19th till now I have not received any email or feedback about my interview. How many days will they take to provide the feedback??
Anyone ever worked at an FQHC or audited one before? Have an interview with one next week, wondering what the general viewpoint is on them and if I should run away or not?
For folks exiting to FAANG / Product at start ups or really any hot company. How do you go about networking to get the interview? Do you apply then cold email someone you may have an “in”with, or are you picking say 10 companies and then having warm contacts there that you’ll ping when you see a job. I’ve been passively looking for jobs but zero luck, I only want to leave for the right fit. Big 4 here so feel my brand won’t auto get me an interview like mbb/t2
Currently at a competitor Big 4 - may get interview with Deloitte. Do they perform drug test screening prior to employment? Took a trip to Colorado recently...
I’m interviewing for in-house and firm roles and I’m not sure how to navigate the compensation issue. My first job out of law school was with a state regulatory agency so comp was slotted and basically limited to salary and PTO. What should I be looking for when I interview in-house? With a firm? I don’t want to leave compensation on the table and end up feeling undervalued later.
I’m concerned about my mom’s health and want to work closer from home. Is this a valid reason for me to apply to a consulting job that is closer to home? I’m a recent college grad in the US and I’m the only child. My current firm’s office is ~2 hr from my (mom’s) home. I can’t live with and take care of her once the WFH is over. I saw that some of MBBs have offices pretty close to my home (~10 min). When applying to the positions, can I mention that I want to take care of my parent?
How much time does it normally take between getting an interview request and the interview itself?
Hi! Does anyone have advice / resources for interviews as an investment analyst or chief of staff at a VC? Would really appreciate it!
Contemplating a move to Chicago but can't go till December due to husbands job. Thoughts on agencies letting me proactively interview or do I have to wait till Dec for a position to open?
Interviewing for fti smd and charles river associates principal role. Major city, market and service. Anyone have experience with total comp potential for each.
Are google interview evaluations standardized internationally enough for the advice I get from friends who are googlers in Europe to be relevant for me interviewing for roles in Mountain View? Or do different countries and offices look for different things?
What happen if I sign an offer and then break it? Is there any legal consequence? I have an offer from a t2 but I am interviewing for mbb and another t2. Will I be blacklisted from the global offices? (It doesn’t seem like I can tell the ta team and ask them to wait for a month for me to make a decision)
What are some examples of good questions to ask at the end of a PM interview? -for a creative agency
A partner submitted my resume to her firm’s recruiting department and I got called in for an interview. I’m researching the interviewers and one is the hiring attorney. Is that a good sign or routine? (I haven’t worked in big law to know.)
If there's company you like and the only postings listed are either too senior or too junior is it worth applying still in hopes of getting considered for a more Jr role or negotiating up for a more Sr role? I know it's doesn't hurt to try just wondering if anyone had personal success doing it in industry.
EY interview tips needed.please help.
I have PTO scheduled over Memorial Day but I am planning to put my two weeks this week. Should I tack on the additional days to cover the PTO time? Not sure how to handle the awkward timing
If my firm allows both traditional and Roth 401K, which one should I invest in? 27 years old, $90k salary.
401k or Roth ira which is better
End goal in PE career? Let’s say you make it to MD at UMM shop. How is comp compared to let’s say F500 C-suite? I’d imagine both to be 10 - 30M, but a cushier rise in F500. Am I wrong? Just trying to figure out this giant rush by so many colleagues to the buy-side
Curious...currently at 60% utilization PY. Some things on the pipeline but I don't feel particularly confident that them. What's considered dangerously low? Genuine advice?
Anyone recently joined Deloitte?? Please reply .. after Technical interviews I got a mail for my documents.. what will be the next procedure.
Hi all My fixed in KPMG is set at 13.5 lpa/112500 pm But PF contribution is 12% from my employee and employer side each. What will be the in hand salary for me?? 94-96k? Do let me know
Is anyone here a foreigner working in the US, and contributing to your 401(k)? Is it worth it if you don’t plan to retire here? Insights appreciated.
What will you do with the “investment” part your bonus this year? Where will you put it and over what timeline? Normally I DCA over 2 months, but fear that I’m buying on top of a cliff this year
Looking to break into big tech (FAANG, etc.) from GPS consulting. Is there anything I can do while in GPS to make myself a good candidate or is the solution just go to commercial and/or get an MBA?
Polling time: Has anyone recently got Administrative Processsing when trying to renew your H1B visa? If so, how long did it take to get it cleared? Try to assess if it is worth the risk to renew.
Does anyone know if people not living/working in the US (no work visa yet and completely international background) can apply to roles within US at Google and google will sponsor them?
When you are in the US and your spouse is abroad, how do you file I-145 together? (AOS vs. Consular processing) Spouse is not able to get dependent visa due to consulate closures but PD might come before that could happen. Will be reaching out to lawyers too, but wanted to check if anyone had done this before, thanks!
Any single moms who raised boys? My first kid, I grew up as an only child with no brother, and really clueless as to how to raise a boy. I’d have an easier time with a girl since I kinda know how
Considering MBB offers here. Background = ~2YOE at tier 2 (think LEK/EYP/S&). Mck role is a Junior Associate position with the highest salary offer, BCG and Bain offering an experienced AC equivalent position (with a potentially faster promotion track to SAC etc). I've heard and seen that McK experienced hires often do worse on average than BCG/Bain esp at junior levels and wanted to get some thoughts on how I should make my decision. Thank you!
How do I motivate myself? My manager is sick this week and I'm not finding any motivation to login and work. Help!
Question: Does it give me any edge applying at Google if one of their global recruiters sent me a referral link to apply instead of just applying online? Seems legit.
Looking for Seattle opportunities.. Have almost 3 years of Oracle functional experience.. trying to do something with cloud.. Taking AWS SAA in 2 weeks. Any recommended openings or referrals?
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.