I applied through college or university and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at AXA Advisors.
Interview Details – Found them through an on campus job link. Received a phone call shortly after, asking me to do a phone interview or come in to the office. Since they were not willing to pay for travel. I did a phone interview. After phone interview, I was called and asked to do the 2nd round which was presenting a business plan on skype. Since I do not want to get into financial sales. the interview process ended here.
Interview Question – Nothing to difficult, very general questions.
Example of Customer Service, working well with others? Answer Question
Reason for Declining – I did not want to get into financial sales. Plus have to do all the certifications and exams before you get paid.
I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at AXA Advisors.
Interview Details – Pretty standard interview, didn't feel too stressed.
I applied through college or university - interviewed at AXA Advisors in June 2012.
Interview Details – 3 Interviews, must be a entrepreneur. Willing to work a lot and be comfortable with getting paid in commission. Must be very confident , organized individual . Important to have desire to learn about the financial market. A natural problem solver.
Interview Question – None really . No technical questions, just psychology. Although it would be good to know the difference between a IRA and 401k and some other financial products. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – not really
I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at AXA Advisors.
Interview Details – Usually, there are a series of interviews. I believe at least 3 or 4. The 1st is more of a get to know you and what you are about. The 2nd give more details on the company of it commissions/ salary payout. 3rd you meet with site Management. 4th you meet with the supervisor of the career path you choose. For instance, you can choose between traditional and retirement benefits. One focuses on the any and everyone while the other focuses on the school system (teachers and staff).
Interview Question – What motivates you to seek out work in this particular profession? Answer Question
I applied in-person and the process took 3 days - interviewed at AXA Advisors.
Interview Details – Branch manager is great and interview is about seeing if you have a good chance of being successful there (if you're outgoing, have good network to tap into, are willing to learn).
Interview Question – Manager is very easy going & personable, so it wasn't too tough. Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 4 days - interviewed at AXA Advisors in March 2013.
Interview Details – Not very difficult. The hiring manager just wanted to make sure I was easy to talk to and some some relevant experience in the field of finance
Interview Question – How will you grow your book of business Answer Question
I applied through other source and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at AXA Advisors.
Interview Details – Its taken 3 interviews.
1. phone screening
2. getting to know me and personality fit with firm
3. discuss market ideas, business plans
Interview Question – What is your target market?
Why do you want to be in this business?
Do you have what it takes to overcome the challenges of prospecting on a daily, experience rejection? Answer Question
Reason for Declining – Honestly, it just has such a bad reputation online. I really liked the president of that branch, but it seems like there are hidden agenda's. IF they paid a base salary through training and beginning phases, i would have accepted the job. Too much risk for me.
Very Easy Interview
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 1 week - interviewed at AXA Advisors in September 2010.
Interview Details – They pretend like it's a normal hiring process but really they can't wait to hire you.
Interview Question – Say whatever you want. They'll hire you. View Answer
Negotiation Details – They try hard to get you to take it.
Very Easy Interview
I applied through college or university and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at AXA Advisors.
Interview Details – - Did not ask many questions, just explained the role and requirements. Did not feel like a formal interview
- Very high turnover rate so interviews are held throughout the year
- Multiple interviews are held just for show, to build attachment to the job offer and build credibility
- No formal HR recruiting team, other AXA Advisors will recruit for their own teams
- Very vague description of the job especially pay structure
Interview Question – None, the interview wasn't behavioral or technical at all. They sell you on the job. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – -You will make no money until you've passed all your exams and made sales through cold calling.
-Exam fees are paid from your own pocket until you've made all the requirements and are then reimbursed.
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