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Been interviewing since August. Exhausted 😭

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OP the issue is applying to everything. Apply to a few select roles and put a lot of effort into them. It’s much lower stress and has a higher success rate. 10 quality apps>100 bad apps. Source: have done both myself. The former approach got me McK. The latter nearly left me unemployed.

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Thanks for the Ted talk. I'm doing spray and pray + networking so it's gotten me interviews at 3 of the big 4 for now, + a few other big firms.

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Same Amazon (offered/declined) KPMG (waiting) Fannie Mae (still interviewing)

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what was the position/level at amazon? Trying to get a sense of their compensation

for what roles!

Mostly other consulting firms

KEEP GOING!! YOU HAVE IT !!!

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