fired while in interview process

Microsoft loff
Nov 11 17 Comments

one of my friends at amazon was on pip. he has interviewed at one company and is in the process of setting up interview at another one (microsoft). he is hopeful to get an offer as the interview went well. however, today he was told that he is getting fired and today is his last day.
how does it affect the upcoming interview and the place from where he is hoping to get offer.
should he let both places know about getting terminated? will they not proceed with offer after hearing this?

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TOP 17 Comments
  • FormFactor Tove1
    "Friend" why dont post as yourself??
    Nov 11 2
    • Pure Storage TC650k
      Lol ๐Ÿ˜‚
      Nov 11
    • Google keepkol
      Does it matter? Person is fired today, show some decency.
      Nov 11
  • He doesnโ€™t have to volunteer information, but he has to be truthful when asked.
    Nov 11 3
    • Microsoft loff
      OP
      Will it look bad if it shows up in background check? The interviews are done and he is waiting for response!
      Nov 11
    • New ehhhhh?
      Itโ€™s not bad. Come up with a personal excuse to look like he quit . Like he wants to take more time to study for interviews. No time for that while working full time.
      Nov 11
    • Apple
      Down4Tech

      Apple

      BIO
      Stronger and more jacked than you ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿพ
      Down4Techmore
      He doesnโ€™t have to say he is fired. All he has do is say something like โ€œI left my current job to concentrate on preparation for interviews with positions I feel are more inline with my career goalsโ€. During the background check companies will only give start and end date plus job title from my understanding.
      Nov 11
  • Ticketmaster INoU!
    You don't have to disclose any such information at any cost. Whether they ask you or not. If they ask you, let them know that you don't want to tell anything that would possibly influence their decision. Be bold! Everyone goes through this situation at least once in their lives.
    Nov 11 0
  • Qualcomm usupdog
    Like others mentioned you don't have to share any piece of info regarding what happened at previous job. Unless he got fired because of a misdeed which might come up in a background check there is nothing to be worried about.
    Nov 11 0
  • Ticketmaster INoU!
    @Pure Storage How are you making 650K TC?
    Nov 11 4
    • WeWork gvxdf
      She/he isnโ€™t
      Nov 11
    • Ticketmaster INoU!
      His s/n says it 'TC650k'
      Nov 11
    • New scheme
      Because everything you see on blind is true? ๐Ÿคทโ€โ™‚๏ธ
      Nov 11
    • Pure Storage TC650k
      Youโ€™d be surprised how much Pure pays
      Nov 11
  • Cisco lotr
    Was he fired before the pip ended? It's really rediculuous, if Amazon can do that.
    Nov 11 0
  • Snapchat / Eng Romantico
    Don't feel obliged to call everybody and tell them. However, to all people asking from now on, tell the truth. And don't let them get the idea that you're still at Amazon. Update your resume.
    Nov 11 0
  • Microsoft sillyneck
    Sharing is caring
    Nov 11 0

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