What are the typical questions being asked in an interview? Also do you have a favorite question you ask them?
I am preparing for my second phone screen for a senior PM position @Amazon. The recruiter told me that it's about product strategy and design interview. What can I expect for this round? Is it a mix of LPs question and strategy questions or just strategy questions? Please suggest. Thank you! Amazon
Interviewing for a big tech marketing position. Any recommendations on books to read/ resources to prepare?
Has anyone interviewed with Tik Tok for its product strategy - Monetization team? Could you share the interview experience, team culture, growth potential and comp? Any insights would be helpful. Thanks!
Interesting article on post New Year resignations..I feel like I know a LOT of people interviewing right now that will jump after 401k payouts, bonus payouts, vacation for holidays, etc https://www.inc.com/suzanne-lucas/if-you-think-great-resignation-is-bad-just-wait-until-january.html
Would you start traveling again if it meant getting off the bench? Haven’t left my house in over a month but now I’m interviewing for a client across the country. My wife at home is pregnant.
I am having an interview with RBC - head of product…MD position. How shall I prepare myself?
Hi Fishes, Looking for a referral at EY. Note: I have given the interview in Sept for a client & they didn't offer the role to me.
Any one in compliance at an investment bank? What was interview process like? How long is interview process?
Interviewing at Mckinsey. Need help with case interview prep. Any suggestions beside self-help books?
Deloitte experienced hires: is the case interview written on paper and you go through it before questions or are facts conveyed verbally ? Also would love your thoughts on how difficult was the case:)
What is your success rate with job interviews?
Had my on-site interviews before thanksgiving holiday. Recruiter updated early last week mentioning that all are already ooo and she will have an update when everyone is back this week. Literally nothing yet, thinking of emailing her on Friday? What do you suggest
Laid off 3 wks ago. Had all my hopes pinned on this one job, which after 4 rounds of interviews I didn't get today :(
Reached out to the head of Firm A (who I had a last-round interview with a few weeks ago) to say that I received an offer from Firm B but still want to work for them. The head said that I'm one of the top candidates and that they want to schedule more time to talk in detail tomorrow. What could this mean?
Had an interview with a TINY firm. Pretty much one partner and one associate(that i would replace as they are moving). Partner said PY they made 900k. He then says if you do 20% of the clients for 180k you tell me how much you want of that 180k. Okay so how do i say i want at least half of that when i have 1.5 years experience.... current associate said he made 40k year one and 50k year two...soemthing doesn’t add up???
For those that interviewed during busy season, were companies willing to work with you to set your start date after busy season or did they ask for you to start now and leave your previous firm in the middle of busy season?
How do you prepare for a preliminary interview to discuss the position for a scrum master? What type of questions should I look forward to being asked?
This might be a dumb question…But if you are currently in consulting, do you have to do case interviews for exit opportunities? Like to be an experience hire at another firm? Or is the interviews different?
Hi IQVIA fishes! Curious if anyone is working in their custom market research shop (previously alphaimpactrx). I’m seeing a few job postings and considering applying. I’d love to hear thoughts on culture etc.
I am not from the US and taxes overwhelm me; the first few years I did them with TurboTax and it was fine but then I entered a domestic partnership and had a baby. I also bought a house (that I don’t live in), so I went to H&R Block to give it a try assuming they could advise me on optimizing my return, it seemed that they are completely transactional as the person is just typing numbers in a form. Any recommendations on how to navigate personal taxes with an actual advisor?
Any Indians from the big-4 who went for the interview to India recently and successfully stamped h1b extensions? Been hearing weird stories about 221g delays..
Opportunity to join 2 other people planning to raise a $50M fund. They have a track record of 10+ years and I’d be joining as a a partner overseeing investments, operations, reporting etc. Goal is to invest fund in 2 years and then raise $200M fund. What comp do you think is appropriate? And what % of carry?
New project next week flying JFK-DFW. How screwed am I? Latest project was JFK-Tampa and that was delayed every. Single. Week. But at least I never stayed overnight.
First interview with Apple for a non-tech role in their operations team - what should I expect?Apple
Why would you get poached by a recruiter for a role and not get it. Then another role opens up a few months later and they ghost you when you hit them up?
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?
Hi everyone! I am new to Fishbowl - didn't even know this is a thing! I am looking for a Recruiter - fast paced, energetic, personable, strategic, forward thinking, thorough and good at building relationships. Can be remote some of the time, but really needs to be local - Knox (outside of), TN. I would really like to have someone who has some accounting recruiting experience.
What have people heard about Evidera PPD? Being approached for a senior scientist role there- any insights on comp, wlb, etc? Evidera
Recruiter: ideal candidate has 3-5 years of top consulting, banking, or PE experience. Also recruiter: max salary for the role is 90K, but we offer wlb.
I’m a pretty anxious person and I’ve realized that a remote work environment only makes me more so - not being able to read people’s tone well, email/ping responses being more delayed than they would be in a conversation, the awkwardness of virtual meetings, etc. I’m in therapy and will discuss this there but would love to hear some tips about how people manage work anxiety specifically in a remote consulting environment.
What MBA program is best suited for a career in international trade/defense and foreign policy (also thinking to combine with an mpp). Feel like a dual degree would equip me with good skills to advance along the intersection of both private and public sectors.
Is anyone else feeling a sense of increased anxiety but can’t put their finger on why? My workload actually feels a bit lighter, but I’m feeling a sense of almost suffocation. The holidays? Seasonal depression? General fatigue from covid?
Anyone in MBB dealing with narcolepsy? How do you manage? Do you ask for accommodation and how does it turn out?
I am a fully remote EA at KPMG feeling like I, and my team, are vastly underpaid despite having more responsibilities than traditional EA's. Salary was set for $60k but after yearly bonus this year went to $62k. Anyone else care to provide insight on other Big 4 fully remote EA salaries? KPMG EY PwC Deloitte
EY folks: what's a normal/expected raise for a 1st yr TS M moving to 2nd yr. also when are the round tables?
Laid off a few weeks ago from AFS. Is anyone willing to refer me to a position at Deloitte GPS, Guidehouse, or Booz? Experience at AFS mainly consisted of Fed contract pricing, change management work, and digital transformation strategy.
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