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I’m in a confusing situation and would appreciate guidance - I had an Investment Bank reach out to me a few days ago and we’ve been scheduling “Intro” calls. They’re not specifically using the word “interview” in the conversation. I got yet another intro call scheduled with upper management and honestly don’t know how to prepare? Any tips on how to navigate the situation?

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Treat it like an interview. Would be better to be over prepared vs under.

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Good luck!

Intro calls, ive found, to be a little more informal as a personality and fit gauge. Opportunity for both them and you too see if you even want to start the interview process.

No, I’m just a senior consultant so about 2-3 years of experience! My last call was with lower level folks in the org so the intro to MDs is something that threw me off too.

They saw your background and want to findout a little bit more about you and see if you are a fit now or might be in the future. They probably have a few jobs that you might be a fit for. Look at their website and see what kind of jobs they have.

Take the calls and be ready like you would be for an in person interview, stop overthinking

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