What is your firm’s policy for vacation around the holidays? Any restrictions (formal or informal) to make sure there are enough associates around to cover client maytr? Priority given by seniority?
Two final rounds coming up (one FAANG, one not) over the next week and a half. Both really exciting opportunities that would come with material pay bumps. Consciously I know I should be dispassionate about this, but in truth I am so deeply fed up with this broken firm and so excited about the prospect of making a real impact somewhere else that almost my every waking minute is fixated on nailing these interviews and GTFO’ing. Wish me luck y’all.
I had to fly United because there just wasn't an American flight at the time I needed.. and it's safe to say I think I would've enjoyed the 170 hour hike more.
Even though its not ok to put client names on resumes, do you not bring client names up during the interview? How do you communicate who your clients were for certain engagements if a recruiter/interviewer seems to want more specifics on who the client was?
Since we work with multiple clients at a time in our practice, I don’t have a specific client letter to show, for my h1b stamping interview. Will this be an issue?
Say you're at Big 4 and 3 boutiques each give you identical offers, how would you choose which one to go with?
Do you feel it is OK when applying for a position to oversell how excited your are for the opportunity in order to be able to move to the following rounds in order to learn more about the company/culture. Or should someone try to be genuine from the start?
Does anyone know agencies that are known for hiring international applicants? If so, which are those? (NYC)
Thoughts on Blackrock’s corporate strategy group? Applying out of as an UG. Would it be comparable to consulting
How would you suggest breaking in to a company like ATK strategy or digital coming from B4 consulting with no MBA
If you are interviewing with a firm that you had made it to final round interviews for during undergrad, should you acknowledge this failure? Or just not bring it up?
Feedback from my Director in a mock client interview , "If you had said that to a real client I would pin you to the mat!". Considering how hot he is I'll risk it 😏
Maternity leave at agencies. Discuss: http://www.adweek.com/brand-marketing/maternity-leave-at-ad-agencies-is-slowly-improving-but-not-all-moms-feel-the-love/
Recruiter emails me telling me she would like to discuss the decision of my final interview TOMORROW. God damn it why would you keep me waiting with anticipation all day?!?
Anyone have experience with managing ADD/ADHD without Adderall (or any other medication) while pregnant?
After so many FAANG rejects, I'm kinda getting addicted to the rejection emails and want to apply for some random MBB roles to get some more rejects! F this sh*t!
I’m an SAE at a PR firm but would really like to transition into advertising. My last job I worked for advertising agencies to do PR around their campaigns (Adweek, Ad Age , FastCo, Campaign) and was able to speak with a lot CMOS at brands on their strategies, so I feel like it would be a really nice career pivot. My question is does anyone have advice on what level I should apply for at an agency? I have no marketing agency experience and only PR. I’m sure I should aim low but not sure how low
What are some great tech companies that would be great to work at before trying to land at google/Facebook? I’m looking for program manager non-technical roles. I made it to the final round at Google/Facebook but didn’t land a job and i think working at a less selective tech company would increase my chances of receiving an offer.