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Why bother with a post grad course - waste of time? 17-10-2016
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    Just over two weeks ago, I travelled from the north of Scotland to London for an assessment centre. This involved spending over £200 on travel and accommodation, and being on trains for about 16 hours in total. The day went pretty terribly, I messed up the interview and a few of the tests, and I didn't really get a great feel for the company, so I accepted an offer to study a masters without even waiting to hear back. They took me aside on the day and said someone would be in touch about reimbursing my costs. That's been two weeks now and no one has been n touch about the expenses or the outcome, even though they said they'd let us know in a week. I couldn't care less about the job, I just am appalled that I travelled all that way and they don't have the courtesy to let me know I've been unsuccessful. I have a feeling they may be avoiding sending me any correspondence in the hope I won't bring up expenses. Would you email asking them what's happening or leave it well alone and just accept I've lost out on the money? How long would you leave it if so? Why would a company not even let you know the outcome after an interview?

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    Grow a pair and email them... Whats the worse that could happen?

    call em up and say this:

    bruv, how would you like it, if i didn't call you back if you momma, had intercourse with some others guys dad ?
    not very nice yeah...so, this is the exact same thing, at least call me to give feedback fam.

    say that , word for word and they should decline you
    better than not hearing from them at all fam...trus' meh

    Ring them up. I get that a lot some jobs I applied for they still have not gotten back to me! Tesco etc took 1 ****ing year to say no. I mean I would rather have some interviewer say no your **** I don't want to hire you, than having to wait a year for a response.

    Just move on go for more interviews

    Just call them up.

    People can often day a well but it rolls into more. All it takes is for someone to be on holiday (more common at this time of year) or be off sick and things get delayed.

    Call them, be polite and just ask if a decision has been made and either way when the travel expenses are likely to be paid back.

    From experience, even at more efficient organisations, travel expenses can take 4-6 weeks to be repaid. It's because they have to go through an accounts team (usually) and such payments may only be made monthly.

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