August 2021

24 August 2021

  • I am in the final round for a PWC interview. How can we answer these case study questions: How should we design the future of work that works for all and what are the biggest challenges will we face in the new normal? Link to case study worksheet here.
  • I cold emailed a senior person and he hasn’t replied yet. I want to send an “alongside message” to them as per the advertised job strategy. How should I do it?
  • What is the recruitment process like at boutique management consulting firms? And how can I add value to them? How do I get in contact?
  • If a company has an advertised job on their careers page (but it’s always there), how do we approach it?
  • Got 2 referrals from friends and am now doing a psychometric tests and interviews. What questions can I use at the end given they don’t have much information available on LinkedIn?
  • How do I approach a phone interview?
  • What should I do if they ask for PR?
  • I haven’t heard back from a chat with a partner. Should I follow up?
  • I had an interview that went well. She asked me to apply for her team because they are not hiring right now, she said instead of going through the regular process, just message the recruitment team.
  • A team I like is hiring and I have a connection. What should I do?
  • Can I apply to an internshship 2022 program even though I graduated in 2018?

20 August 2021

  1. I haven’t heard back after my final interview in 6 days. What should I do?
  2. I have had 6 chats. How can I sell myself more?
  3. I applied for a job and had interviews in July. I was told I didn’t make it through. But recently I heard that someone was interviewing with them. It seems they are still hiring. I also know the NSW Principal through email and chats. What should I do?
  4. I applied to a Big 4 earlier this month but haven’t heard back. What should I do?
  5. I applied to an Engineering role a month ago but haven’t heard back. I sent a LinkedIn invite to the recruiter and also called him. He hasn’t got back. What should I do?
  6. I made the final round at a Big 4 Graduate Program but didn’t make it through. The next stage of recruitment is opening up and I have the contact details for the Director who took my final interview. How should I use this?
  7. How do I find more companies that I can work for?
  8. What should I focus on in this program if I don’t have much time?

17 August 2021

  1. How do I write key selection criteria?
  2. For the cover letter, how do I find evidence to support my reasons for wanting to work at the company?
  3. I had my last interview. What should I do?

13 August 2021

10 August 2021

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Part 2:

Questions answered:

  1. I’ve got two final round interviews. Should I still focus on other jobs?
  2. If I get two offers, how should I approach it?
  3. There is an advertised job at the company I like. I’ve applied multiple times previously with no success. Should I try another approach?
  4. After months of networking I’ve been called in for an interview with the Head of Property and Infrastructure. How do you think it went?
  5. Another company advertised a job. I had previously build a relationship four months ago. How should I approach it?
  6. I currently have an internship. How should I ask for a full-time job?
  7. How should I manage my mentor relationship with a Senior Manager at a company I like?
  8. Who should I choose to talk to at my dream company?

6 August 2021

Questions answered:

  1. I received a request to chat with an awesome company. How should I prepare?

3 August 2021

Questions answered:

  • TBA