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How to accept offers?

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Sep 12, 2011 8:23 pm

In writing? By phone? What's the standard?

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby Blindmelon » Mon Sep 12, 2011 8:28 pm

Use your words.

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Sep 12, 2011 8:28 pm

If they called you, you can call them back. Or you can email. Eventually, TLS will not have all the answers. We're all going to have to start thinking for ourselves at some point.

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Sep 12, 2011 8:30 pm

When accepting a 1L offer, I called the hiring partner who called me to extend the offer and got his voicemail so I left a message and then followed up with an email.

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Sep 12, 2011 8:32 pm

Anonymous User wrote:If they called you, you can call them back. Or you can email. Eventually, TLS will not have all the answers. We're all going to have to start thinking for ourselves at some point.


...and until then, TLS it is. Tell me, what does I think!?

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby DoubleChecks » Mon Sep 12, 2011 8:32 pm


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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby 5ky » Mon Sep 12, 2011 8:51 pm

DoubleChecks wrote:Like this


I was thinking more along the lines of something like this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u0PUrNwvvBk&feature=related

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby Big Shrimpin » Mon Sep 12, 2011 9:05 pm

Blindmelon wrote:Use your words.

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Sep 12, 2011 9:25 pm

I would call and talk to the partner (or whoever) who extended the offer. When I called to accept my offer, the partner said they would send a formal letter to me (to accept my acceptance? who knows), which I imagine is the last step in the process.

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Sep 12, 2011 9:34 pm

Our Career Services recommends doing it in writing so that you can keep a record of it.

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby imchuckbass58 » Mon Sep 12, 2011 10:48 pm

Call the partner you had the most contact with (or the hiring partner, if you met with him/her) to accept. Follow up with an email to recruiting. A few days letter you should get a letter confirming your acceptance.

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby meshtdagn » Mon Sep 12, 2011 10:52 pm

Make sure you stamp your offer letter with your royal seal too.

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Re: How to accept offers?

Postby fathergoose » Mon Sep 12, 2011 11:06 pm

5ky wrote:
DoubleChecks wrote:Like this


I was thinking more along the lines of something like this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u0PUrNwvvBk&feature=related

Holy Shit. This.

Completely forgot about this scene. I have had radio silence after some cbs and I'm considering doing this.




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