what's the etiquette while doing lunch interviews? should we let the interviewer take the check? would it be impolite to not offer to pay?

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It’d be weird for me if an interviewee tried to pay to be honest.

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I wouldn’t offer, they are interviewing you. You do however need to say thank you specifically for lunch along with the thank you for meeting up and doing the interview.

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The interviewer is expensing it, right? Don’t offer.

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If you feel like you established a good rapport with the interviewer, make a light hearted joke about offering. Otherwise offer and thank gracefully

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Not at all! Let the interviewer paid! I just had one few weeks ago!

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Doesn’t matter. Let them pay and don’t offer, but thank them for lunch none the less of course.

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If it’s an interview, it’s expected that the interviewer pays. Doesn’t hurt to offer, though.

Thanks!

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