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Has anyone had experience not getting a written agreement after getting a verbal offer at B4 (but waiting due to project need/scheduling)? The recruiter had positive feedback on my interviews and told me to wait a few weeks, but I’m getting nervous

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Positive feedback isn’t even a verbal offer. Positive feedback sounds like recruiter stringing you along. Wait a few weeks = getting ghosted. Almost exact same thing happened to my buddy.

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thank you for your input! I appreciate it!

Don't sit around waiting a few weeks, assume it's a no until it becomes a yes. Keep interviewing elsewhere until you get a firm offer. My friend was supposed to get hired at Big 4 when I worked there, according to the recruiter, and they kept feeding him BS for weeks until they never offered.

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thanks!! I’ll keep that in mind!

I had similar experience in Big D ..took documents for verification and everything and bam..nothing for 2 weeks..since it was my first switch..I crazely checked my mail for 2 weeks ...but then recruiter called me to negotiate offer ..it happens in big 4 no worries..I heard it's a power tactic ...to make it more juicy.. something along the lines from one of my friend in HR .. ..+ background check time ..u can continue to actively search..may b u I'll have better offer some where else

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thanks! I’ll keep that in mind, I actually have an official offer (non big 4), so I might go with that

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