Hiring Managers: if you have a candidate who has done the exact same job before and interviewed well, and another candidate who hasn’t done the exact same job before but has transferable skills, what would make you pick the second candidate? When I get feedback from interviews, it’s often ‘we are looking for someone who has done this role before’, and I don’t know how to move into a slightly different career if I can’t seem to land a job to begin to get experience in it.
One of my employees is the only one in the firm who knows how to use a critical piece of outdated software. I overheard them speaking about accepting a job interview. Should I get them to train another employee?
Cold applied to McKinsey just for the hell of it. Got a call for a screening. Have no idea what to expect in the screen or overall interview process. Any tips/insights? (I’m now wishing I paid more attention to the MBB interview stuff in this app - I hear there’s a case? Haha 🤔)
Is it true that WPP underpays creatives? I interviewed for a CD position at Grey last year and they wouldn't budge past 180K - and ghosted me when I pushed for 200K.
How many companies can you manage interviewing for at the same time without getting overwhelmed?
Just wondering if anyone can share comp insights for PWC - Associate and EY - Supply Chain Consultant. I have initial interviews coming up and don’t want to price myself out early in the process. Both are new grad roles in Canada HCOL city. I have 7 YOE in industry, no consulting experience.
I am new to MBB style case interviews and trying to prep for an interview with Bain soon (possibly with McK as well) . There are tons of books, articles, YouTube videos, etc. and I don't know where to start or which one is useful 🤯 can someone share their experience on how to plan interview prep for mbb?
I just had my 2nd round interview at Deloitte and got an email with a link to fill up application for employment. Is that a good sign?
Kind of a different question ... for those who made the move to PE, any questions or things you wish you would’ve asked / known when you were interviewing that you know now working in the role?
Hello! I see a ton of questions in here about interviewing and getting hired as a PM. I also know that it’s really hard as a manager to hire a great team. I’m the head of product at a growing startup, and just hired two PMs in 3 months. One a career switcher who’d never been a PM before, and one a seasoned principal PM. Whether you are someone who’s interviewing or someone who’s hiring right now, ask me anything!
I have an interview with a big tech firm very soon. I’m in an awkward beard growth stage and kinda look like crap but not really, do y’all think it’ll affect anything?
Interviewing for copywriter position, I applied a year ago and was declined based on my book and site. I updated it, and they liked it this time. Is this a gut check or should I expect the wringer?
Anyone who renege and get any backlash? I signed an offer with a big 4 for full time and am still interviewing with other companies. ( Was an intern last summer and my offer got pushed out to summer cause my masters is 1.5 years and I graduate in December (In my defense the big 4 refused to let me go to another practice.) Plus pressured by parents to accept something before I graduate.
Accenture hiring for cybersecurity skills, see below snapshot. If interested, share your resume at firstname.lastname@example.org for referrals. Experience 2- 12 yrs| Job Location- PAN India. If applied in last 12 months or interviewed in last 6 monthsnpls ignore
Hello everyone. I am in the process of applying for green card for my dad. He is in his 70s. Key question I have is: what are his options when it comes to insurance when he gets the green card. Any comments from anyone with experience would be appreciated.
Google onsite interview this week for Corp development manager . Anyone willing to provide some guidance on interview format, key areas to focus and general tips and tricks? Thanks!
Best questions to ask in an informational interview with a Top-10 business school professor?
Recruiter wanted to call to discuss feedback from second round interviews. Likelihood it's good or bad news?
Having a career vs. a job - how do I become successful? just graduated this may and while I was able to do an internship this summer it was only at a tiny place nobody’s ever heard of. Contind below
What is the federal parental leave policy? I’m new to government and having a baby soon. I know we’re given 12 weeks and have to sign an agreement to work 12 weeks after we return but are there other stipulations to a claw back period or how long we had to be at the agency first?
My client a publicly traded medical VIP concierge service, heavily pushes their mental health service I placed request for my spouse when asking about their virtual network, I requested an AA male therapist hoping for peer to peer engagement 2X intake person said: “a colored therapist” I’ve managed this w/clients who were aware of problems￼ this client’s outwardly unaware & will expect a review; had my client lead inform the client as a delivery & conversion flag How would you address?
A recruiter from EY reached out to me to schedule time to talk about a Technology Strategy Senior position. What can I expect from the recruiter? Can anyone speak about their experiences in this role? What’s the compensation for a role like this?
I’m a new MBB partner. I was heads down focused on this goal for the last few years. Now that I’m here, I’d appreciate any advice for how I should think about my early partner years. How do I figure out what my next goal should be? How should I work / prioritize differently? I would especially love to hear stories of how other partners approached their first few years. Thanks in advance!
Is it normal for teams to lose it on each other on a regular basis? I’m fairly new to the B4 and never experienced it at former firms. It starts at the top and it’s starting to take a toll on my performance. Not sure if I need to suck it up and deal with it or start thinking about changing teams. TIA
What's better: senior product manager at Amazon, or Director at a large pharma company? Long term goals are fuzzy, but would like to stick in the health-tech space Comp is about the same
Hi Folks, I am currently working at BCG GS. I am getting an exact similar role at Bain. Now I am unsure if I should make this switch. Any suggestions?
Best blue screen protectors that I can buy for my laptop and phone ? Extra points for amazon links
I’ve been laid off for 6 months+ looking for senior account management roles in NYC. My background is in digital content strategy, performance marketing, and ecommerce.
With the economic uncertainty, would you push forward a start date? I’m scheduled to start a role June 8th (last day at firm was last Friday) because I wanted a bit of down time before my next role.
What really is the hierarchy or ranking for Non-mbb firms? Is there a firm more prestigious in Big 4 than the other in terms of exit opps?
Hey could use some honest opinions on this because I’m still in shock. I was preparing to give in my resignation + 2 weeks from EY on Monday to jump ship to Deloitte. I accepted the offer from Deloitte on Friday, and I just got hit with a bomb today that my brother has cancer and we have no idea what stage it’s at. Should I just rescind my acceptance from Deloitte? I don’t know how it would be taken if I start at a new firm and immediately need substantial flexibility and time off.
Signs I'm an adult - getting the 500$ Amex "thank you" bonus from D (s/o Cathy). Signs I'm not fully an adult - immediately spending that on Yeezys and putting the remainder on Mcgregor.
Somehow managed to get an interview at Netflix after a number of follow ups and referrals. Please wish me luck. 😓
In the interview process for a FAANG. It’s been almost 2 months, and I’ve been through four interviews. Still waiting on final decision. Does that seem like a long time frame?
Hi Fishes, If there are any openings/referrals in Testing for 2 plus years of experience, please let me know. Skills: Automation with Cucumber, Manual Testing and API testing. Thanks in advance..
Quick scenario: If I have a consulting offer from a different Big 4 that has a start date post-10/15, so that in theory I would not have to submit a 2 weeks notice until post-10/1 (bonus payout date) but I sign the offer pre-9/30, am I obligated (looking for both legal & professional standpoint) to tell PwC because it is with a competitor? This is essentially the exact same group at the other big 4
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