Have anyone done contracting negotiations before? I've interviewed for co A & B and co A extended an offer today. The offer does not meet my current salary. Co B's interview structure is 3 rounds and I've finished my 2nd round today. The recruiter mentioned that since I am a contractor my current salary is incomparable as they will provide benefits, etc. Is this true? I have 2 yrs of contracting HR exp from fortunate 500 co’s & OMW to get my SHRM-CP. Appreciate your advice in advance.
Does anyone have any insight into how easy it is to jump from one omnicom agency to another, via applying internally?
Have a SQL interview coming up... They said it will be 3-4 questions that should take me 1-1.5 hours total, and to know "intermediate to advanced SQL, particularly joins and window functions". Any tips for preparing? I can do the hard questions on StrataScratch and am wondering if that's as hard as interview questions will get.
I just got an interview for a dream job in my dream city.... right after accepting an offer, also a great job but not in the city I want to end up in... do i move forward with the interview?
Hi fellow fishes! Any tips for a case presentation interview at LEK? Never done a case presentation ever actually....nervous 😬
Does anyone have experience with BCG interviews in Canada? Been told to expect 2x:30min of case and 15 of behaviourals but would love to get a bit more insight into the process Experienced hire interview, couple years out of UG
Got laid off due to Covid in July. I have been searching for a job for three weeks. Diligently looking and applying. I keep getting rejection letters and Linkedin resume views, but no offers. Not even a single interview. My resume looks great and experience is amazing. Anyone else in the same boat? Misery needs company 😝
Interviewing for Principal - Product Strategy and Operations at GCP. The recruiter mentioned case and behavior component for the interview. Any tips on how to prepare?
Did you discuss salary/title before an offer was extended? What timeline from interview?
I’ve started my job hunt in earnest. Revamped my resume, been setting up informational interviews, getting emails from recruiters ... I’m so excited for the next step!
Had an interview with a recruiter from an agency. Seemed like it went well. However, I got a rejection letter and have been seeing the position still up on job boards. Asked for feedback none received
I recently left an agency because of its toxic environment. There was bullying and gender discrimination. At my next interview, should I be honest about why I left?
About to have a directors interview at Alight, but I also just got through the HR screening with KPMG. I rather work for KPMG what should I do ?
Do any 🐠 have tips on how best to maintain motivation for job hunting long term? Been actively applying for months now; despite having had a few interviews I still feel lesser than due to the slog the search has been and the number of apps I've sent out. (Also I just ate shit on the Bain aptitude screening test so the recency on that is probably also a factor 😅)
So many job interviews going on around me in Starbucks this morning. Man I hate that process.
What to expect from EY onsite Interview? Is it a combination of technical, case & behavioral ?
Anybody else applying to positions just to have them disappear a day later? What's going on?
EY-P interview is a PRVI? Does anyone know what question is asked or how it is evaluated? Apparently this is new.
I had my BCG interviews yesterday (remotely) and feel I completely bombed them. Yet, I haven’t heard back from recruiting thanking me for my interest. Is there still hope?
How about Lyft removing the $5 off after 5 business rides promotion? Back to Uber I go... ...whenever we get to traveling again 😬
Laid off 2 months ago - 111% utilization, glorifying appreciation from clients, great mid year reviews, recruiting & learning development internal initiatives. How do I stop feeling worthless?
Let's talk about Christmas bonuses: Should you be penalized for leaving your firm in your bonus if you've generated significant amounts for the firm? Is that common practice? Disgruntled associate. 😂
Is it normal for an interview process (in industry) to go on for 2+ months. Have interviewed with three C-Suite execs, 2 Director levels, and recruiter still says there are more people to meet....
MDs introducing themselves to the client: “I am the head of the industry group, have 15 years of experience in this area…” Analysts introducing themselves to the client:
26 Y/O Mexican Born, if my SO and I have kids, Mexican culture is super important to me. SO is American. Adult fish in similar situations, how have you prioritized language and culture for your kids?
Aight fam. Spent last year on the PIP, almost got fired mid year, but worked on firm initiatives like a machine through the year, and killed it on client projects. Finally out of the PIP. Fuck yeah!!!
Slalom Seattle - How’s growth going? Any increase in benefits - 401k match or standard PTO? Heard it’s on low side.
What was your salary when you bought your first house and how much did you spend? Trying to determine if my significant other and I are stretching
Our office manager is on the hunt for a time tracking and invoicing system to replace our current solution. I know how much everyone here enjoys time sheets, so I thought I'd seek some input and direction. Core needs are: web-based, intuitive for all user levels, ability to select resources per project and customize rates on a per-project basis, and customization of tasks/activities per project. For $10 or less per month per user. Are they looking for a unicorn? Is there a fix out there?
Snow in NYC tomorrow fun fun. How many travelers will hunker In hotel all day and how many go in to empty client office ?
Should middle management have a heavier workload than upper management in sales? What are your opinions?
Interviewing with PWC digital risk solutions group - any pointers on what I can expect or any knowledge from people who are familiar with the DRS group. Input on company culture would also be great.
Who were the big tech partners about 5-6 years ago, at that exact time and also up and coming? The way my firm is now hiring makes me think leadership took the wrong direction but realized its mistake
I’m interviewing with Capital One this week! I’m very excited- Analyst position. Any tips?
I'm on my 1st project, approaching my 9th month. My team only has three people, so I've developed relationships with people at the client. I think I'll be sad to leave when it ends. What's that like?
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