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MBB 🐠: how significant is the risk of appearing to “spray” your resume to multiple opps? ID’d second internal position that’s also a good fit. Both of these are non-referral (ie, website applications)

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Not a risk. Also get a referral. It’s likely that someone could still refer you for that position or at least they could point recruiting to your resume.

Nobody has the time to care. I totally encourage you to apply to as many roles as possible that fit the bill.

I mean idk the back end mechanics but whats to lose?

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BCG fish...any use of getting referred to a position that you got a generic reject mail for? Or is that a done deal at that point? Asking for my SO.

Yes— in that case, definitely!

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