Q&A: Non target -> EB

Hello all,

I'm a rising junior at a school with no representation on the street and recently signed with an EB for SA 2022. This website was instrumental in me getting that offer and now I'm looking to give back. Please ask any Qs and I'll do my best to answer

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Jul 9, 2021 - 9:31am

definitely, honestly ended up using the non target as a selling point, talking about how I had to work sm harder to get my foot in the door and how I would continue to do so at the job. Honestly I think there are definitely some people who look at you differently but feel like once you're in the interview process everybody is about equal

Jul 9, 2021 - 12:54pm

😂💀 50 ? Ok no offense but that smell like 🧢. 

If that's true, then how many total cold emails did you send out across all banks? It has to be in the thousands, how'd you have time for that shit? When did you start and end networking? 

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Jul 8, 2021 - 10:49am

Not OP but the processes are pretty different, and also vary a bit by firm. At least from my experience, BBs usually have some sort of hirevue and/or an assessment at the beginning. EBs usually just start off with a phone call. BBs also have group placement processes, which can involve further interviewing 

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Jul 8, 2021 - 3:50pm

How did you mostly get your interviews? Sometimes I have people who tell me to email the recruiter after our chat, but I usually don't hear back from HR. Have you ever had to deal with a situation like that? If so, what do you say in those emails 

Jul 9, 2021 - 9:29am

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