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    Great place, long hours.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Mateo, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Mateo, CA

    I worked at Jump Associates

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    Pros

    A great place to work and learn. Loved the the people I worked with.

    Cons

    The hours can be brutal.

    Advice to Management

    Need to be more aggressive about growth.


Jump Associates Interviews

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    Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Mateo, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Jump Associates (San Mateo, CA) in July 2013.

    Interview

    Step 1:
    Beginning with a phone interview to gauge understanding of the industry. It is important to know what design thinking is and is not. Be articulate about why Growth strategist w/ design thinking chops and not general management consulting or product design.

    Step 2:
    Take home assignment. Make your best attempt at doing the project like you imagine they do it. Share your processes & highlight things from it that directly translate to doing it for Jump.

    Step 3:
    In-person case study. Dive in with energy. Don't be overly cautious & clarifying. They want to see comfort with ambiguity.

    Interview Questions

    • How would you structure your research plan? What frameworks provide valuable insights? Why do you want to work here? Where do you see your career going?   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    no negotiation.

Jump Associates Awards & Accolades

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Top Small Workplaces, The Wall Street Journal, 2008

Additional Info

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Website www.jumpassociates.com
Headquarters San Mateo, CA
Size 16 to 50 Employees
Founded 1988
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue $1 to $5 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Jump helps companies create new businesses and reinvent existing ones. By defining a clear strategy for growth, we help committed leaders unleash the talent of their organizations. Over the years, we’ve had the opportunity to work with some amazing folks, companies like GE, Samsung, Target, and FedEx. Together, we’ve defined profitable new growth platforms and built the systems, processes, and metrics to make significant change a reality. And we’ve occasionally changed the world in the process.

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