How long does it typically take for a company to check your references?

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I'm not sure what's typical but I have had two potential employers check within 24 hours of me providing the reference.

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It depends on how comprehensive the “check” is. It took about a week and a half for my current employer to vet my references. Each reference had to complete a questionnaire.

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Have any of you heard of this fintech company called Falcon?

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I had salary discussion call with Cognizant HR on 6th Sep and submitted all the required docs on same day. But I haven’t received any response yet. I sent multiple emails, but no reply on that. What should I do in this case? Any suggestions please.

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Is anyone who survived severe disease still in the legal industry?
I am currently suffering from a disease that no doctor knows what it is. I am focused on medical treatment now. But deeply worried about how long I can live and whether it is still worth working hard if I am doomed to die young.

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I'm currently completing a tax LLM (as a foreign trained lawyer) but considering pursuing a JD. I'd like to do it part-time while working. Which firm/service line gives me the best chance to do both? Also, is part-time Big4 work even a thing?

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What are considered the best IP boutiques?

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How is L&E at Seyfarth? I’ll take any info you have!

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I'm looking for an opportunity as Data Analyst.
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Thanks in advance!!

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For Founders who are just starting, how do you approach your first customer sale (or validation for your product idea if pre-revenue)? What has been most effective for you (emailing, cold calling etc.)? Do you create a schedule to make sure you have motivation and discipline to do initial BD?

Anyone is here who has recently switched technology to Salesforce?

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will JPMorgan Chase will reimburse the laptop if i buy it before joining date.
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How much leaves does PwC india gives in probation?

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