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How do people find time/how much time do people spend on take home case studies? Got one from kind of a dream job but it’s legit a 10+ hour exercise and I’m working until like 9 every night M-T

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Pour a glass of scotch, suck it up, and get your dream job. I know it will be tough. You can do it.

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Just take the whole bottle. Great way to just relax and bit to power through - got to inebriate to accelerate!

Consulting firm you are interviewing? Possible they are just fishing for free ideas????

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PTO time

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Here to see the feedback, don’t mind me. I just got a take home case study too for a dream job.

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Depends on how long they give you to do. I had one that was a 24 hour turnaround. That helped to gauge the level of expected effort. The case also seems hastily written so I inferred low expectations overall.

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I feel like the unwillingness to go push yourself to the limit once for a case study is indicative of the fact that this may not actually be your dream job... just saying

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Just tired. So tired

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Weekend?

VC. Yeah the weekend is feasible but I don’t want to spend the entire time on a case when I know I’m going back into a 60hr week Sunday.

I get it- but if it’s your dream job, no pain, no gain.

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That’s crazy

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How many first year analysts here started as interns? What did you guys do to get those jobs?

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Correct font and company!

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Part of the crowd. The briefcase doesn't show in post details though.

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Ahh it is posting but into middle of feed as opposed to top.

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Worst two words to hear after sharing a deck you've slaved over: "Good start."

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I am trying to volunteer more and have an interview next weekend for Big Brother Big Sister. Do I need to prep?

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Has anyone else become really apathetic at work? I stopped going above and beyond because my efforts weren’t being recognised. I now do the bare minimum, and whilst it sucks.. I feel so much better

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Can someone explain how student loans work? I was blessed that my parents paid for my undergrad degree, but now that I’m looking at law school, scholarships alone won’t cut it. Help?

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