Would love to send a Starbucks gift card for a 20minute chat with a current designer or recruiter at Squarespace (Sqsp).
I was once interviewed by this Startup company. Everything went well and I passed all 5 rounds on online interviews from manager to VP level technical as well as management and had no issues. Out of blue this team lead reached out who specifically wanted to interview another round. Just after that I got rejection. And when I reached back for reasoning/feedback. They didn’t had anything to add other than they found another guy in local guy for a remote job !!
I cleared two rounds of interview with Accenture, but my status is "candidature on hold".
Can someone tell me how to get rid of this status.?
I just got an email from a recruiter about a PMM role with a tech company.
The interesting part is I got what seems to be forward between to employees and I can see exchanged messages. I can see the salary (how much wiggle room, who applied, and interview questions.
The role doesn't fit me, but if someone has mobile app experience and works in product marketing, I can slide the information over to you and notifying the recruiter.
Anyone interview for Kaufman Hall recently? Or work there/share any tips or insight on the process and culture etc..TIA!
Has anyone given Instructional Designer interview at Deloitte? I would like to know what kind of questions can I expect. While I have good experience in my field but I don't have hands on experience on instructional designing tools. Can that be a reason of rejection or they are open to train and upskill their hires?
I have cleared the aptitude test & I have my first virtual interview tomorrow.
I am currently working as a manual test engineer. I want to learn selenium and plan my career in Microsoft.
My question is will Microsoft conduct interview for testing profiles? If it is how can we get to know the openings.
Interview with apple, first round is an interview with a Desi guy (phone). Can I expect more technical questions or behavioral based questions?
I have a first round interview at Deloitte tomorrow. What is Deloitte like for Black folks? In Advisory? In New York?
Anyone here who has worked on finance transformation project? I have an interview coming up tomorrow and would like to better understand their roles and responsibilities in this profile.
Could anyone share their perspective on what tasks or questions can be found on Transaction Advisory Services (ie: not for a Public Acctg Co) interview Excel Tests? The test will be one hour in length - does this mean that the applicant will be watched during this time (eg: Screenshare) or will they be asked to return the Excel Test after the hour is up?
Need help in applying for jobs abroad. Preferably in Europe countries, Australia, UK
Can anyone help me with this.
Thanks in advance
Does anyone have experience doing a “Situational experience” interview with McKinsey? It’s for an expert role and the interviewer is a partner (final round). This is in addition to the case interviews.
Where can I find McKinsey style case questions to practice for an interview? All I can find seems to be candidate led case examples.
I recently applied for an Inside Digital Sales Rep position within VMware. It has been a couple of weeks since applying and I have heard nothing and the application page just says my application status is “Under Review”. Does anyone know the usual wait time to hear back? Or know anyone within recruiting I might be able to contact? Thanks for your time!
Just finished reading Case Interview Secrets and Case In Point. Any advice for how I can practice live casing?
Hope this is ok to post here.. How helpful do you think referrals are? How successful have you been in getting interviews from referrals?
I've received ~5 referrals recently (all from actual former colleagues/bosses) and only one turned into a phone screen (interviews are currently being scheduled), though that one was a referral from the hiring manager's boss so very directly related to the role. I'm curious what others have experienced.
There’s so much discussion around people seeking new jobs and interview processes, so I thought it would be great to share some knowledge for everyone on the job hunt right now. I’d love to know: What’s your number 1 interview tip?
I’ll go first - do your research. Learn about the company you’re interviewing with so it’s clear you care about the opportunity.
Hi Fishes, how many rounds of interview are conducted for a senior program manager role at Amazon ??
I did alot of online courses and it hard to remember all those and interview now a days are really tricky .. Let me start with an example
I used HuberRegressor on my data and i know i read what will it do to my data i added that to my resume 3 years back now what so ever i am doing someone just asks me HuberRegressor and just telling him it is bases on L2 regularisation and robust to outliers is not enough.
I am struggling to fight alot of biases in interviews
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What would you do? I’m 7w pregnant and don’t want to tell anyone yet. Have an upcoming shoot (6 hour plane ride) and agency said anyone can opt out for coronavirus fears. I’d hate to miss it. Help!
MC or bluecore?
Those who have or are considering jumping to industry, how do you weigh up the slower career progression?
Or is it a misconception that consulting promotes quicker than industry?
3YOE here trying to decide whether to wait until manager to jump
Anyone in the Boston area work for/know of a small to mid-size firm that does private client services?
Let’s start a strap / band mega thread.
Post links to your favorite 3rd party brands, and bonus points for pics of the band on your watch.
Any reference for QA manual and automation for 8+ for pune location. Please reffer me.
In need of urgent job switch.
Deloitte India (23 fix, 20% variable, 1 JB)
Hitachi (31.5 total)
Cognizant (25 CTC + JB)
Need reviews for Hitachi.
8yoe, skills- SAP Hybris
I'm a senior registered client associate interviewing to be a financial advisor. Any interviewing tips? Anyone else out there successfully make a similar transition?
I’m calculating that a $10K investment in Ibonds at 9.6% interest (current rate) would be worth $167K in 30 years, which seems like a better deal than keeping that $10K in stocks @ 7% over that period. Am I missing something here?
What will be in hand salary fishes?? Cognizant
Mutual fund or low cost ETF for investment?
9 days to go and I realized there are at least 9 returns that fell off my radar
Will the optional holiday be auto approved or do I need to get it approved by my manager?
New joinee here
Should I open up a Marriott rewards credit card just to get a free hotel stay? (And cancel before annual fee kicks in potentially)?
What kind of role would I be good for - audit and consulting experience- want something that I can use transferrable skills but not compliance, and more low-key, any ideas?
Going to join D M&A IT. What can I expect? What should I prep for? How do you all update your technical knowledge?
Question: Candidates that have interviewed at Big Tech/ FAANG companies - Do you feel the interview process was too rigorous and extensive? What’s your ideal interviewing experience?
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I start a new job next week! Offer letter signed and equipment sent! Should I update LinkedIn or wait?
Amazing info graphic about COVID from Nat Geo.
I’m currently a Lead UX/UI Designer with 9 years of agency experience looking to make a change. Seems like there are a lot of different titles/paths out there and I’m not sure what to look for next - Design Lead, Principal Designer, UX Design Manager, ACD of Experience Design?
Also curious to know salaries for the titles above for those of you working remotely in the US? From what I’ve seen on here, I am being severely underpaid.
What’s the average salary for product designers with 1-2 years of experience in San Francisco? Thinking of relocating there but would like to know some numbers in advanced so that my company doesn’t lowball me
Help! I have a re-occuring problem where colours are appearing different when creating designs in different programmes. (For eg, after effects and indesign) even though they are both the same hex code and both in RGB. This can be a big problem when working with specific brand colours! Any solutions?
How much should a senior product designer with 2-year experience be making in Toronto Canada?
Would appreciate if you can share some insights 🙏🏻
I currently work at a website building/maintaining agency. It is a very small business and I do a lot of heavy lifting on the project management side as well as monitoring our maintenance section (support inbox). I have been at this company for 18 months and it is my first job out of college. The pay is okay (37,500 currently living in WI) but for the amount of work I do even outside of the graphic and UI/UX- I feel that I am deserving of more. What can I do to get a primarily UI/UX position?
I’m curious if there are any designers out there that still tell the youth of today that college is a great idea to become a designer. Anyone? And if so, why?
Do you have a "Design System Council" or "Design Council" in your team? What kind of topics do you talk about? Just learned we have that and unclear what it's about.
Had titles of UXD and IXD working on enterprise applications in agencies, mostly related to financial services/asset management. I want to step away & join a product team for SaaS/emerging tech, but I got an offer for a Design Lead role at a financial services company a headhunter submitted me for.
Will accepting it pigeonhole my career? Certainly don’t want to entertain banking or financial services after even if it goes well, but the title will finally move me up to the sr/lead level
What websites or apps do you utilize to find a new position? I feel like I’ve exhausted the main ones like LinkedIn, Indeed, zip recruiter, etc. and I feel Ike there’s many more creative focused ones out there.
Any NYC companies hiring? ~3 yrs experience, would love to possibly get into packaging design
Product Design handoffs - do you write functional specs (interactions, states, etc) and share prototypes or solely rely on the Figma inspect panel? What other methods do you use to communicate your hand off to devs?
PowerPoint gurus - I’m helping a client find short term help for an important presentation. Please DM me if you are good at storytelling and slide design. You will be compensated for this work. This will be a 3-4 day part-time engagement. I’m at a small tech focused firm, and don’t have in-house designers as yet. Plus I don’t want to spend hours building slides. Nothing illegal or fishy here. Thanks!
Beginning a mentorship program at my agency. What’s one thing you wish your creative director/senior designer/mentor would have taught you that you have had to otherwise learn on your own?
Anyone had their resume and/or portfolio assessed professionally recently? Need recommendations~
Hey designer folk, any insights/tips for transitioning from full employment to freelance?
Why people likes collages that much? Presentations, banners, covers: can you make a collage here?
I haven’t been able to land a job. I have been trying to do my own projects. But, companies ask me about “real” experiences. I know I could do a real project by volunteering but it hasn’t been that easy either. It’s 2021 and I don’t know if it’s smart to afford another year on job searching only.
How did you all start your careers when it was hard to find in early years?
For those in consulting: do you have an equal path to partnership? Is your partner role the same (comp especially) as general consulting?
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