Financial advisor

Status:
Financial Advisor
at
Group/Division/Type:
City:

New York, NY
United States

Interviewed: January 2010

Overall experience

Negative

Difficulty

Very Easy

General Interview Information

Outcome

Declined Offer

Interview Source

College / University / On Campus Recruiting

Length of Process

Less than 1 month

Interview Details

What did the interview consist of?
Phone Interview
1 on 1 Interview
Presentation
Please describe the interview / hiring process.
Emailed the company after they posted at my university's job board. Had a phone interview with basic informational questions. Went in for a 1 on 1, which was basically word for word the same as the phone interview with a different person. Told to come back and do a presentation on myself, basically marketing myself to the company. We went through a binder full of projected earnings, as it was insurance company, therefore mostly commission based. The numbers seemed highly inflated, plus other information they presented seemed to be skewed. They wanted me to create a list of 100 people(family/friends) as potential leads, to which a member of the company would follow up on instead of me gaining the commission. Overall, seemed like a scam versus them wanting to give me a long term position.

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