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Hello all, might seem a little silly to ask - but if a company proposes a "meeting" as a reply to a job request, will that mean it's an interview itself?

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Sometimes. If it’s for a corporate job, then it’s most likely a screening call that you’ll do with a recruiter (rather than the actual hiring manager)

It's a coffee chat, don't talk about work. Try to fit in and bring out your personality. They know you're smart, they wanna know if you fit in.

Alright. Noted! Thank you for your responses! But if a senior member wants to meet virtually, then would that be an interview?

Probably more likely that it’s a coffee chat situation (like JPChase mentioned). Either way, still be prepared to talk about yourself, projects/related jobs you’ve done, and why you’re a good fit for the role!

Perfect. Will keep this in mind! Thank you all for your tips!

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