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How much time does Columbia take to send out interview invites? I submitted my application on 12/24

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Sorry! Those folks might have applied Early Decision. It’s also rolling admissions so earlier is better. Hang in there - plenty of other schools!

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Believe the website says 4-6 weeks

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I know of a couple people who applied in early October and heard about interview calls in 2 weeks. I guess the wait gets longer the later you submit?

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Just got a rejection today from them. This is depressing

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How is the interview for Senior AI Consultant at Deloitte like? I have onsite in few days. Appreciate any insights

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Does anyone know anything about applying to Columbia J-term? Acceptance rate is not listed anywhere, but I assume it’s higher than the regular term. Anyone successful?

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I am being flown out for an interview to a city my SO and I have never visited before. I really want him to have a chance to see it before I move us across the country. Any tips on how to handle this?

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How long after final interviews have you waited to hear back? Been over a week for me but recruiter is still staying in touch. Feeling like a runner up situation..

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How many rounds of interviews does Guidehouse have? I had a phone screen with recruiter, chat with a director, chat/interview with 2 other manager/directors, now I’m scheduled to talk/video interview with 3 other people from SC - M? These people all sit within the same group I believe? I’m interviewing for SC not Director

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Interview questions: it’s been a LONG time since I interviewed for a role. What’s a great question to ask the interviewer (besides the usual job specs and details)? I never know what to say...

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Any interview tips for S&O at google? What resources did you use, how did you prep, and did this change depending on the rounds (hangouts screen vs on site)?

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Whats the longest you waited to hear back post final round interview? Been almost 3 weeks at this point with the external recruiter saying he has not heard anything yet. Has the ship sailed?

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Questions to expect for a third round interview with a partner? It’s for a consulting manager role.

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Where is a good place to buy interview clothes? Specifically a skirt suit or tailored dress

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Do you think it’s overkill to send a sample of my work product (wiped of client info) to my interviewer? I interviewed last Friday and sent a thank you. It’s been 10 days, they’re still interviewing..

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Anyone interview at Darden yet?

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What is everyone’s experience with background checks when interviewing with companies? Do they call references before or after they extend you an offer?

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Best place to do a video interview in the middle of the week?

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What questions do you typically ask the recruiter on the first round of phone interviews?

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Considering a change from Deloitte Canada to Slalom in US - any feedback from folks who’ve made similar changes, or advice on interviewing with Slalom?

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What are your thoughts on making a company sign an NDA when asking you to do a case study for an interview? Really feel like these interview case studies are unfair towards applicants who spend time cracking their heads on original ideas that might be stolen, without a job offer.

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I haven’t interviewed in awhile. Any preparation tips?

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SF Fish - where do you live? Interviewing at a company in the area and really can't get over the cost of housing. Buying is even more depressing. $500k gets you a studio :(

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AFS consultants (strategy)- what can I expect from a case interview?

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How is the interview for Senior AI Consultant at Deloitte like? I have onsite in few days. Appreciate any insights

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Do you guys use personal credit card or company business card for business expenses? Why? Thanks

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Hello everyone! I would like tips on organizations currently hiring and sponsoring green cards for HR specialists. Thank you for sharing.

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How does everyone feel about people that "earn" their status through credit card spending? Came up in conversation about points with a family friend last weekend

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What firms have teams in place that consulting the engineering/construction or capital project space ? And what are those teams?

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Seeing a lot about low morale at PwC and, not all, but a lot of the gripe has been comp/cohort/promo related. Do people really feel like PwC pay isn't competitive in the market?

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How to negotiate an offer? I have given a range for the base, but what else I should be asking for? Currently Sr 3 and going as a manager to another big 4.

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How is Avanade as a company to work for? Culture? Compensation?

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Got a freelance gig but I’m new to the freelance world and client is asking for an hourly rate. It’ll be about 20 hours or so and doing design/direction work. What would be a good rate?

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Was told I had to leave a Marriott hotel last night mid stay due to a fire alarm compliance issue. They credited 6k points and gave me a room at a nearby Marriott property for the night. Con’t...

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I’m curious to see what the average pay for a campus recruiter in NYC is. I’m one year into this role, came in entry level, and already got promoted, but I want to make sure I’m getting fairly compensated. Any other recruiters here?

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WFH Home office setup stipend - How are your companies doing it? I know BCG gvae $250 and Bain monitor/keyboard + $150 for ergonomics, curious about other consulting firms

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Clear now takes longer than TSA Pre in ATL....😳

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Any Big 4 or MBB Healthcare (Provider) folks here?

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Just moved in-house & am hiring a designer - NO clue what salary to propose for this role. Full benefits, mid-level, Chicago-based, mostly designing internal materials (town halls, etc.). Help?

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Tax question from an auditor...I started a new job and initiated a rollover of my 401k from old company to new company. The old TPA issued a check to my new TPA for benefit of me, however they (cont)

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For those of you who’re aspiring to do an MBA, how are you planning on going on about it given that most of are on H1B. Is an online program the only option or are there more options than I think?

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What are hours like in Big 4 Forensics?

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I’m losing my mind at a job that’s a dead end. Who’s got a great lead for an ACD Design NYC/NJ? I’d love to help someone get a referral bonus! :)

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