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    Anyone know the application process for a summer internship at JP and/or HSBC? Cant seem to find them anywhere
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    SHL actually take the piss, what the hell are they doing
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    (Original post by AenigmaFx)
    It is essentially a video interview, they use this instead of numerical tests.

    Source: Blackrock HR

    I cant recall how i did, i try to not be optimistic about these things, helps soften the blow when i get rejected haha, but from what I can remember, I managed to finish it, with only guessing 1 or 2 answers too. If we haven't got an automatic rejection already (i did mine around 2 weeks ago), surely we must have passed?
    I got the invite as well. How many questions do you guys got? I have webcam interview so only 2 questions?

    Thanks
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    (Original post by Dante991)
    SHL actually take the piss, what the hell are they doing
    Prepare the law suit now mate

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    (Original post by Dante991)
    SHL actually take the piss, what the hell are they doing
    A similar thing happened to me last year and I just took screenshots of the error messages and e-mailed it to the recruitment team. They kindly reset my tests.
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    Guys do firms scan apps for plagiarism?
    My reason for asking is that I last year and progressed well with a bank, so am assuming my app answers were strong. I want to reuse them (beefed up of course) but I've created another account because my email address got hacked so I don't want the firm to see XX% similarity with another candidate...


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    what do i do if my shl verbal test is just stuck on the loading screen - been like this for 10 mins.
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    How long is the UBS numerical test?


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    (Original post by spyrogyra)
    How long is the UBS numerical test?


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    25min for 18q
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    (Original post by groovyd97)
    what do i do if my shl verbal test is just stuck on the loading screen - been like this for 10 mins.
    have you disabled pop-up blocker?
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    (Original post by dasu95)
    Guys do firms scan apps for plagiarism?
    My reason for asking is that I last year and progressed well with a bank, so am assuming my app answers were strong. I want to reuse them (beefed up of course) but I've created another account because my email address got hacked so I don't want the firm to see XX% similarity with another candidate...


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    Contact HR and tell them you are applying with a different email address. They sometimes automatically reject multiple profiles. Depends on the bank though, some have new systems so your old profile will have been deleted anyway (BAML, Barclays, Citi etc.)

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    ****ed that Citi test. Reckon I got 10/12... That okay you reckon?

    Its quite easy, don't know what everyone is complaining about lol. I missed two of the Qs because I made a mistake on my calculator. Wish I didn't have such sweaty fingers :L.

    I reckon people in here will find it easy to get 12/12 ngl.
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    Is UBS definitely just a numerical test?


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    (Original post by alexjones1994)
    ****ed that Citi test. Reckon I got 10/12... That okay you reckon?

    Its quite easy, don't know what everyone is complaining about lol. I missed two of the Qs because I made a mistake on my calculator. Wish I didn't have such sweaty fingers :L.

    I reckon people in here will find it easy to get 12/12 ngl.
    looooooooooooooool 10/12 on talentQ is nowhere near '****ed'

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    (Original post by spyrogyra)
    Is UBS definitely just a numerical test?


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    Yep, 18 questions, 25 minutes - others are on the very first post
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    Does Citi reject straight after the numerical test if you failed it? If not, after how much time?
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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    looooooooooooooool 10/12 on talentQ is nowhere near '****ed'

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    That was my first TalentQ ngl. But it seemed pretty easy to get 12/12. Tbh, thinking back on it I probably did half of it wrong as it was far too easy from what others have said.

    We shall see. You started uni yet Prince? Looking forward to the fresher experience?
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    (Original post by alexjones1994)
    That was my first TalentQ ngl. But it seemed pretty easy to get 12/12. Tbh, thinking back on it I probably did half of it wrong as it was far too easy from what others have said.

    We shall see. You started uni yet Prince? Looking forward to the fresher experience?
    Fair, they usually suck. I remember doing one for an RBS thing and getting 80th percentile with 7/12 lol.

    Next week, looking to get completely totalled for 10 days straight.*
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    (Original post by Commercial Paper)
    Contact HR and tell them you are applying with a different email address. They sometimes automatically reject multiple profiles. Depends on the bank though, some have new systems so your old profile will have been deleted anyway (BAML, Barclays, Citi etc.)

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    Do you know which banks specifically reject automatically for that?
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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    Fair, they usually suck. I remember doing one for an RBS thing and getting 80th percentile with 7/12 lol.

    Next week, looking to get completely totalled for 10 days straight.*
    Really? I can see why. Tbh ive always been good at mental arithmetic, so most things i can roughly calculate in my head. The only problem is the time limit per question and the number of different answers there are lol.

    haha, I would expect nothing less! Just make sure you have the paracetamols ready with a permanent big bottle of water stationed by your bed xD.
 
 
 
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