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Everyone gets asked but curious on best responses to the interview question, "What's your biggest weakness?", especially on an interview to leave consulting

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Caring too much and working too hard

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I leave the toilet seat up

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David: Oh, great. I've been meaning to thank you by the way. You didn't lose a single customer during the merger, and you still managed to trim the budget? That is nice work. [Michael smiles] So, let me ask you a question right off the bat. What do you think are your greatest strengths as a manager?
Michael: Why don't I tell you what my greatest weaknesses are? I work too hard. I care too much. And sometimes I can be too invested in my job.
David: Okay. And your strengths?
Michael: Well, my weaknesses are actually... strengths.
David: Oh. Yes. Very good.
Michael: Thank you.
David: Very good.

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I don't have any, asshole -Kelly kapoor

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Be honest. People can see right through your BS. Self awareness is really important.

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Take on too much and risk burning out

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Oops, wrong thread

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Redheads. Redheads are my greatest weakness.

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Stealing office supplies

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Whatever your answer is, be able to swing it into a positive. ie. Something you are working on, have improved, etc.

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Hi everyone. I'm a Product Designer looking for a new role with 1-2 YOE. I'm based in Ireland but I'm looking for remote roles.

I've been interviewing the past month for companies to no avail, and the feedback I get is that I matched well with the company/ticked all the boxes but that they decided to go with a more senior candidate. Most recently for an application I was the only candidate to make it through all the rounds. I was rejected.

Any advice or companies that I could apply to?

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By what multiple did you improve (or lose) your skills year over year though your career? Wholly subjective, of course.

Format example:
Yr 0-1: x5 (first year learned way way more than from interning or whatever before)
Yr 1-2: x3.2 (still learned a ton, worth >3 of me from year before)
Yr 2-3: x1.2 (learned a little)
Yr 3-4: x0.6 (burnt out, worth like half of year prior)
etc

FTE only, internships don't count

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Has anyone used their government contractor badge to get a cheaper rate at a Marriott hotel for personal travel?

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Question for tax people. Am I subject to US tax on rental income or sale of property outside of the US as an H1B worker? Seems like the presence test would apply in this case and the answer may be yes.

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Going on a first date this Fri with someone I met once... super nervous bc I really like him and want this to go well. then I’m worried I won’t act like me bc I care too much 😭

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My wife will make 125K as a M1(early promo in Dec) in PWC Tax and I made 100K as a M2 in Deloitte Tax. Am I low balled? Central MCOL.

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Hi 🐠 , I’ve got experience in agency account management and gone client side as a marketing manager. Which departments/roles would my experience most seamlessly transition into at a FAANG?

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Do you think they need a bigger bed? Totally oblivious of all the chaos going on. So jealous. Post a pic of what your fur babies are doing.

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Does anyone have a resume writer that they can recommend to me? Feel free to send me a private message if you prefer. Thank you in advance!

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TFW a work colleague (not close) added you to instagram and your entire insta feed is taken over by their minute by minute photos of their vacation food and basically everything they see. #makeitstop

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I feel like I should know this but why do some senders of emails also put themselves in copy? What’s the benefit of looking for an email in an inbox vs sent mail?

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Got offer from slalom for principal consultant role. 185k base plus 12-17% annual bonus. I am pushing for 190k or sign on bonus. Is this a good offer and can you trust the annual bonus they are saying ?@

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Tips for first time visit to Kauai? 🤙🏻🌈🌺

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As an intern at a big 4 - when do you know that you are / aren’t getting an offer
Put into industry I do not enjoy and dont really understand but really wana work at the company and move industry

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Anyone have recommendations for a remote/hybrid positions in Central Florida. Currently have 3 1/2 years of experience in financial services, a Bachelors Degree in BA and Series 65.

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XRP crashing. Run for your lives!

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anyone have a cannes lion archive password? DM me, promise to just use it once, want to check the credits on something. 🙏🏻

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I have 6 years of experience in embedded sw development in infotainment and Adas .my current package is 13.6lpa.
I have offer from qualcom in sw qa development ,with 22 lpa CTC with base salary of 20 lpa and 38 lpa rsu.

I have other offers for sw development role at 23 lpa , which i can go till 25-26 lpa in next 2 months of upcoming interviews.

Shall I except the offer from qualcom ? If so can i renegotiate with qualcom for raise in CTC?

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Can I get onsite opportunity if I tell my manager that I will retain only if I get onsite opportunity?
If my manager doesn't offer onsite I won't withdraw my resignation.
Should I first let him know about offer and then drop papers or should I drop papers and wait for him to call?
Thanks in advance

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Addicted to all the korean dramas on Netflix. Better than working on decks.

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