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Getting an Interview
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I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at CIBC.
Referral from employee after a week got a call from a branch manager....face to face interview.. .basic interview.behavioral.scenarios about customer service...tell me about yourself.how to deal with customer complains.past experience...no negotiation
- How to handle customer complains Answer Question
- No OfferNo Offer
Contacted me after a couple month I submitted my resume. i got a phone interview and the next day a in-person interview. very basic questions. Nothing special. Only the director is interviewing and there would be another round.
- Accepted OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage InterviewAccepted OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks – interviewed at CIBC.
3 rounds of interviews with the hiring manager, team members and the regional manager. Includes a case study and a large number of fit questions. More important to be a good fit than to get all the case study questions right.
- What skills do you bring to the team that will help the team as a whole? Answer Question
Negotiated a moving allowance and increase in base salary.
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I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1+ week – interviewed at CIBC.
Referred by another Employee and i had telephonic interview. After two days i got mail for face to face interview. it take 45 minutes telephonic interview and 30 min face to face interview.
- How are you handle disappointed client ? Answer Question
- Accepted OfferPositive ExperienceAverage InterviewAccepted OfferPositive ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied online – interviewed at CIBC.
First was a personality test sent by email one day after submitting my CV.
One day later, I received a call. That was the first part of the interview. About 30 minutes. In English and French, after which they asked me to meet with the manager the next day.
Finally, the 1 to 1 interview was really cool. The manager was smiling and kind. She went out and called me. I had to make her choose the right financial product.
- Unexpected to be left alone in the room and do the phone quizz. Answer Question
- No OfferNo Offer
In person, handed in the resume to the branch directly. and waited for several days, and got a call from branch manager to set up a time for an interview. the interview was simple and not too long. most likely behavioural questions. I did not get the offer because they already hired someone internally,
- tell me about yourself, how do you deal with busy hours, what did you do to meet the sales target. Answer Question
- No OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage InterviewNo OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks – interviewed at CIBC (Vancouver, BC (Canada)) in January 2015.
apply online via CIBC website then get a face to face interview with assistant branch manager, around 30mins.Its a quite long time to get reply. The interview is normal, not quite hard
- how to handle the situation when you get into a grey area? Answer Question
- No OfferNo Offer
Applied online with Cover Letter, CV and Transcript. Received phone call within one week to schedule a phone interview for the next day. The phone interview was a business case/behavioral question that lasted 30 minutes. Received notification by phone the next day that the second round interview would be the following day. This interview was in-person and consisted of two separate hour-long interviews - half behavioral, half business case - and was followed by a cocktail.
- Business case for phone interview: what would you do if you committed to a delivery date but just gathered a new piece of information that would require a substantial amount of time to process? Answer Question
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I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week – interviewed at CIBC.
I was referred by a manager and the got a call for phone interview within a week. I got 2 days notice before the interview and then during the interview, the lady asked some basic questions to know about my previous job experience and then followed by some situational questions.
- Describe a situation in which you were unable to pursue someone to see things your way. Answer Question
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I applied online. The process took 2+ months – interviewed at CIBC.
i applied, online, got an email to complete an online assessment, got a phone call to a telephone interview and finally an in-person. background check was conducted and i accepted offer.
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