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Do people cheat during case interviews? example: having post it notes of possible frameworks, use a calculator, etc

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Strongly advise not to because 1) it likely will not help you and 2) it’s fairly easy to tell when someone is doing it

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I interview people and I can clearly hear the difference between pen & paper scratching vs someone tapping on their phone. If you go on mute while doing calcs, that also looks pretty fishy

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Yeah this got flagged in interviews last week. Don’t do it or if you get caught it becomes a “values issue” and automatic turndown

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I wouldn’t.

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of course its uncle D

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I had some post it notes up, but more so as a comfort, i.e. I knew they were there if I needed them but during the cases I never once looked at them. Just made me feel better knowing they were there just in case I blanked.

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