For a video interview, does it look bad if I read off a list of prepared questions for the interviewer at the end? It’s a final round, so I have a bunch of back to back video interviews.
Sample interview answers to "what do you do as a strategy/management consultant"? I realize this seems silly but whenever I answer it, it really sounds so vague or like a really mundane job, not sure it I'm just overthinking.
Has anyone interviewed with Pinterest for product mgr roles? I have an upcoming interview and need to prepare to be tested in knowledge of SQL and A/B testing. Even if you’ve prepared for similar assessments your advice would be helpful (please and thx)
I’ve been at EY for about 6 years and I am now applying for strategy roles. I know it’s competitive but things aren’t really going my way. I am getting the roles I am least interested and not the ones I really want. This is more of a rant, because I know the only way to get out of my situation is to keep trying. I am so drained and never been depressed before but I think I am starting to get there because of how exhausted looking for a job is 🥴🥴🥺🥺🥺🥺 Any success stories to get some motivation?
Is it okay to share private audit clients name during an interview? It’s for industry roles.
Case interviews scare me. I know I’m in consulting but before the interview for my current role I had never done a practice case. When I was prepping I barely ate for 2 weeks because I was so stressed and nervous. I have case interviews coming up for positions I really want and I’m freaking out again. I like consulting but don’t know if I can do that all over again just to *maybe* get the job. Any words of encouragement or tips to get me through this and prepare thoroughly? Anything helps
I'm looking to pivot from consulting into tech. I've gotten lots of interesting from tech companies on the ops side but am much more interested in product management. Any advice on books or courses to help make the transition? I'm struggling to land PM interviews at companies that aren't tiny startups :(
I have been seeing lot of LinkedIn posts of Googlers leaving after <2-3 years at Google On the other hand, there are those who have been trying for years to get into Google. So what are some reasons current Googlers leave after such a short time there?
Hi Infy Folks, I cleared Tech Interview and submitted the infy application form. It's been a month ago, there was no call from Recruiter for CTC discussion till now. Can I assume my application got rejected..? If no, then how long they put candidate ON HOLD.? Any suggestion would be appreciated. TIA.
I’ve been interviewing for other companies over the last few weeks and my biggest fear with leaving consulting is losing my ability to bullshit. I can talk circles around people and really sell myself. Has anyone left consulting and been able to keep this superpower?
Any advice on interviewing with Strategy&? Haven’t interviewed in 5 years and am incredibly interested in a position. Have first round coming up next week. Thanks in advance!!
Interviewed for a senior technical position at a startup (about 50 employees). During the interview the CEO spent about 20 minutes answering my questions. There was no discussion about my technical skills or experience. They emailed that they are working on an offer. Is the interview process a redflag? The only technical screening that happened was the HR lead's 10 minute phone call.
I advanced another round in the interview process after thinking I did horribly for a role that seems like such a good fit! Still only 20% to the offer but just wanted to share my joy with my fellow🐠
Just had one of the best interviews I ever had & thought I was sure to get it, but I was informed they didn't chose me. I have to get a FT position for my teachers of tomorrow program, what do I do?
Anyone have ideas for somewhere where I can practice excel interviews? I have a 1-hr excel case interview coming up with one of the FAANGs for a product ops / strategy role. I’ll be given a data set and will be asked to work through a few questions with the interviewer.
What is your go to end of interview question?
India: Are there anyone who applied for PF Advance (COVID) twice? I’ve availed it once but skeptical if I can apply again. Please shed some light!
Hello! How can a T2 consultant with 3 years of consulting experience break into PE without an MBA? I have worked on 10+ due diligence cases as a consultant.
What's a good question to ask a potential employer during or after an interview? Leaving public (audit) for industry, but any recommendations welcome.
Boomerangs- at the time, when you left big 4 were you sure you were leaving for what you wanted to be doing?
Team member gave her three week notice. I will likely have to pick up majority of her work for the foreseeable future (which is very different from my assigned work). My company is on a hiring freeze and reduced salaries. Sooo do y’all think it hopeless to ask for some sort of raise or bonus of some kind?
Hi all, has anyone in supply chain taken one of the certification exams? (CPSM, CPSD, CSCP) Does it help in any way besides refreshing contents about supply chain? I was thinking might be a good way to strengthen my resume (most of my career in investment analysis) but not really sure if it really brings that much value. Any insights appreciated. #supplychain #cpsm #cpsd #cscp #education #certifications
Deloitte offered me very less. 7.6 lpa for 3.8 YOE and BTA role. Before joining 2 weeks, if I demand I need min 10 lpa for my experience and market standards else I won't join, will they revise my offer?
Hello, I have been through two rounds of interviews at Deloitte UK and it seems like I will get an offer. I wanted to know what's the general salary range for a SC role at Deloitte UK. Joining as an Enterprise Architect with 13 years of IT experience. 5+ yrs relevant.
Just got the assessment email for the first round interview with Uber...Any tips?? What should I watch out for??
eBook or Online course? Hi all - curious as to what you’re preferred medium for learning and prepping about case interviewing. I’m a former EM at MBB and had coached and interviewed hundreds of folks (still do today). I know there’s a lot of material out there already but let’s assume I can add value and have a solid approach/methodology - would you prefer an an ebook or online course? Also what would you pay for each? (If anything at all lol)
Now that we're eight months into the pandemic, I feel like my mental health has really been impacted. Every day feels like groundhog day - I'm frustrated and can't keep focused. How are others handling this?
The added pressure of navigating the application/testing process along with general concerns about COVID have been a lot to handle lately. How have you all been dealing with this and managing anxiety?
I was a manager at b4, and moved to a F100 company as an associate for higher pay and different work. Few months in, I’m already acting as a manager on projects, and honestly feel like I’m sandbagging. Do skip promotions or fast tracks ever occur in large companies, or would I need to change jobs again for that?
Currently on F1 OPT got my H1B approved in OCT 2020. Am I allowed to travel to India for two weeks in March. Scheduled a visa interview for the first week in March (Chennai Consulate). Will there be any problem while reentry due travel ban??
I accepted a job from a place my friend works. She got me in and I'd be dropping a title level but making the same $ as my previous role. I accept and 1 day later my #1 on the list came through. better title, pay and benefits. The first company is stoked to have me and everyone is nice. I'm sure on the culture. I reached out to company 2 the week before I accepted this offer and they weren't ready, but now they are. They seem great, but so does everyone when you meet them. What do I do?
If you just got an offer letter and haven’t accepted yet, is it too late to ask for a bigger singing bonus? Looking to raise it to 15k from 10k for a manager role at the Big 4, 145k base. They said I won’t be eligible for a year end bonus.
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