I feel like using star method in interviews in overrated. I stopped using STAR and finally started to get offers. It’s better to be genuine and let the conversation flow than to stick to a structure. Thoughts? Maybe I just got lucky.
Former BIG4 India folks! Need your help! I worked in EY India but they are known by diff partnership name like SR Batliboi etc. when applying for GC, shall I need to write SR Batliboi or EY is fine?
How long did people have to wait for interview decision after HR call for Pwc fdd? Been waiting for two weeks at this point- does this mean a rejection!
Looking into applying to a sport tech accelerator: still in the idea generation phase but missing a coder. Anybody with passion for sport & experience in coding (+ interest/time for a side project)?
What’s it like working for GT? The people and practice seemed pleasant during the interviews but I keep seeing such negative reviews online
Any tips for cold call emails to recruiters? First year consultant consultant applying for entry level positions. Not sure how to approach it off-cycle and off campus
Genpact Hiring for below positions . Required female candidates only for diversity hiring . Interview will be scheduled on Saturday 9/18 . DM me if anyone interested . Consultant - 4+ YOE Lead consultant - 6+ YOE principal consultant -8+ YOE
Is it ok to connect with the HR on LinkedIn while he/she is coordinating your interviews??it gives a positive impact or negative?
Does anyone have any insights on the Strategy& Enterprise Strategy Experienced Associate interview process? I have a chat with a recruiter this week and was wondering if anyone could give info around the timeline, interview, case question format/type, etc. Thank you!
I’m a upcoming graduate student studying Accounting, and I also have some sort of data analytics and programming background. Recently, I am exposed to the accounting advisory services which makes me feel that this is what I want. Can anyone gives some advices on both the interviews and what the career path looks like? Any thoughts or comments are appreciated!
>thought I trainwrecked an interview because i couldn't answer any technical questions ... > get offered r2 interview anyway because I have a 'good attitude' ... I'll take it 👌
Any books/self help materials for someone who is constantly worrying (and waste a lot of unnecessary time)? E.g. No matter if i pass or fail an interview, there is always something to worry about. The worrying/anxiety multiplies when I proceeded further in the interview stages. Now that I signed the offer and is pending background checks, my anxiety is off the roof as it itches closer to my starting date.
SM interviewing w PwC and heard they are adding a level and time to Partner will take longer. Truth?
How do you all focus while interviewing, especially when you’re coming up to a final round interview (it’s today). I have not been able to complete anything today.
How is the interview process at Deloitte for a non-client facing role? How many rounds does it usually take before you get an offer?
Any AWS TPMs that can shed some light on interview process? I have my first phone interview with AWS Security sr. TPM and would love to know anyone's experience, tips, questions, etc. Thanks a lot!
PwC Hi everyone, recently I’ve been offered the opportunity to interview for a Cyber Security Role CP&F, as a CS Major I really want to work in cyber. Any tips on how to prep for this interview don’t have much time, thank you to everyone who helps
How do you explain in subsequent interviews you were fired? Is it impossible to get a job after you were let go?
What would you say is the best sales division for Novartis? Interviewing for rheumatology sales specialist and primary care sales specialist in Boston. Thanks!
For those who received the pfeizer vaccine, how bad were your side effects after the second dose? Trying to decide if I should schedule it for a Friday afternoon so I have the weekend to recover, and avoid having to take a sick day during the week. Just curious about the severity of side effects and how long they lasted. Thanks!
Does EYP have same general health benefits as EY? Was it a downgrade from before acquisition?
Fired from big law and still unemployed 8 months out. I’m a mid level transactional associate. Is my legal career over?
401K Advice needed: Hello all, I needed money last year and took out $18K from my 401K. No penalty but will have to pay taxes. My goal is to roll over all my 401K to my IRA. Does anyone know if I still have to pay taxes if I return the money to my 401K? Any info would be appreciated!
Any advice for someone looking to transition into a full HR Generalist role from Recruiting. I’m currently a Campus Recruiter with about 5 years of HR experience (Coordinator- Higher Ed). I received my PHR certification in September 2020 and sitting for my SHRM-CP in two weeks. I’m having a hard time transitioning into a full Generalist position.
If you are not a partner, do any of the Big 4 have a mandatory retirement age? I have a friend who is working in industry and has been approached by a few firms as he has a very desirable technical skill set. He is in his 50's and doesn't want to make a move unless there is some runway to keep working. He basically could work as long as he wants where he is at. The pay increase would be significant for him to jump to but if he is mandatorily forced out in a few years it might not be worth it.
People need to realize how the world works, hedge funds will not be left holding the bag of trash. Money is king and shocker, they have more than us retail investors. This was an expensive lesson for many and not to gamble what they can’t afford to lose
Verrrry close to my exit opp. I left software for software consulting, and 3 years later I'm running back.
What's an EY Expense Audit like?
Hi i have accepted offer from EY GDS … anyone can help me what we can expect in the welcome kit for associate level … and is there any amount for wfh setup ?? TIA
trying to help someone in Tax transition to banking. I am not familiar with tax promotion tracks. Person is in Montreal at a big4. At firm 4 yrs, a senior manager. Previously were a Tax Sr Manager at diff Big4. Prior they spent 7 yrs at yet another big4 in variety of tax roles. 1 more yr at smaller firm & 5 yrs school (BA & MS in accounting) Questions - When should this person make partner? how much TOTAL comp (Base/bonus/etc) is this person making at this point 14 years of work, 13 in big4
Stories of people transitioning into sports management? Interested in hearing strategies to break in after mba and consulting
Has anyone ever taken a gig from Solomon Page or Creative Circle, and then tried to renegotiate with the agency after a few months to cut them out? Like, at what point do they still deserve to take have for finding you the gig?
A friend at UBS just got a raise. Is it normal to get mid year raise like this at UBS? It came as a total surprise to this friend.
I want to make my money work for me and investing in index funds seems to be a good first step. Anyone have any good books/research websites to recommend for investing in index funds and/or other financial instruments? Would also appreciate advice anyone has for a first time investor who is terrified of losing money to the market.
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