What’s appropriate as a female to wear to an interview these days? Can it be a little more casual especially in the heat?
I’ve been applying to jobs and interviewing without making it past the first round. I know that I’m a great candidate but idk what else is out there and it’s making me doubt myself and my abilities.
Hello - My spouse and I are currently in process of applying for Canada PR. My wife is primary and I’m dependent. She is located in a diff country and just got the passport request for both. Contd..
MBB folks: when you refer a candidate what do you look for? I feel that I have a strong background and I just need to land on that interview to win
Has anyone successfully negotiated paid maternity leave while interviewing? Just wrapped up a great interview process and I want the job, but need to secure good leave first. Due mid-January
I had a first round interview scheduled and it was canceled last minute due to a schedule conflict on their side. They offered times later in the day that didn’t work. My response was brief (contd)
Got my 4th final round rejection this past Thursday. Been applying somewhat selectively since June. What did you do to improve your chances after rejections? I’m not sure what I’m doing wrong.
Does anyone know anything about applying to Columbia J-term? Acceptance rate is not listed anywhere, but I assume it’s higher than the regular term. Anyone successful?
As an audit leaning senior at a local firm, 3 years experience and w/CPA applying to big 4...should I apply for senior or experienced associate? Not sure where id place given the small firm experience
Onsite interview: tech round, Case round & managing partner core consulting round. Which one has most influencing decision making effect?
Have my first technical interview with Apple tmrw. 30 mins phone call with the hiring manager. What’s typical format like? Any curveballs?
I have an in-person interview on Wednesday. Can I wear a jean mask? Or should I wear something a little more formal?
When you interview a candidate, what questions do you ask that yield the best information or insight?
Placement vs Direct Hire. I’m being “courted” for 4 opportunities: 2 through placement and the others with reputable pharma agencies. I’m leaning towards interviewing with the direct hires. Thoughts?
Anybody get so fed up at work one day that you start applying for other jobs on your work computer
NYC - I’ve been going on some seemingly great interviews where I come out feeling really confident about the meetings and am getting callbacks for a RD2 immediately. Then I get “ghosted.” What gives?!
Thinking about moving to Seattle in the future. As a financial consultant for the government now, what are some good places in Seattle to look into applying to before I move?
Any good places to start for case interview prep for someone who hasn’t done a single case before? So far, i’ve been told Case In Point - wondering if there are any others that you have found helpful.
Help..am I being ghosted? Last week HR emailed me, and CC the assistant of my interviewer, saying the assistant would schedule my interview. It's been silence since, despite following up twice
What are some key questions you would ask an employer/boss/leader to asses before taking a new role in industry (not consulting).
About to leave a big 4 for a strategy boutique that specialises in government, healthcare and NFP. These are sectors I’m passionate about, but wondering how easy it would be to potentially pivot back into financial services/private sector later on if I did so? Anyone else had a similar experience?
When you went to the drive-thru at Sonic for the first time in years for a 50 cent corn dog only to have your credit card info stolen... Cruel world we live in.
Applied for a role at a specific office location and received an offer. Is it acceptable to ask for a different city instead? Second guessing my initial decision...
I finished my MBA in jan 2020 and worked for 6 mths in Private Equity in Canada. Back in India now. Family reasons. Unable to find a IB/PE job. I'm open to consulting too. Any leads ? Thanks
Are any of the big 4 firms seen below one another? Or is it more McKinsey=Bain=Bcg > D=EY=pwc=kpmg? Purely talking in terms of prestige. Not sure if that’s even true for MBB but I’ve always wondered if “not all big 4 firms are created equal”
Deloitte S&O fishes, how are salaries and work/project different for MBA hires coming from M7/T20 vs people from rank out of 30+? I noticed the same title and groups. Thanks
Why is it so hard to find Account Director opportunities in NYC right now?! I feel like this should be an easy position to find openings for yet there isn’t much out there - anyone have any leads?
L2 EAD renewal underway- due for expiration in November 2020. Also, concurrently filed renewals for L1, L2 and L2 EAD (expiration for visa in Feb 2021). I foresee a break in my employment given my current EAD situation Even if I get my EAD before nov (which looks highly unlikely), it would be only valid till Feb 2021 and will depend on how our concurrent filing is processed. Is there a way I can avoid it? Can I ask my employer to sponsor H1B? Looking for suggestions!
Deloitte Fish - what do mangee revenue targets look like for Sr managers? Do you share the credit with managers on engagement or is that counted in parallel? Trying to guage for candidate I am interviewing to bring in.
From the time you started the process, how long did the entire interview / hiring process take for those of you at B4? From interviewing to actually getting an offer.
Am I the only person who thinks it sounds insanely stupid to call a real client engagement / project a “case”?
AA “loyalists” - help me understand how I should use SWUs. Chicago-based so no domestic flights seem worth it. Every city I think of for international vacation seems to be operated/code shared with...
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