Coach’s Call: Colleen Murphy

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Colleen Murphy is a Senior Associate Director and dedicated Career Coach for Management and Professional Sales majors and senior students.

Career Questions 

Your “golden ticket” career services tip?

NETWORK all the time!

What do you like most about being a coach?

Putting a plan in action

Biggest piece of advice for students applying to jobs right now?

Stay in the game, don’t give up!

Fun Questions 

If you had a free shopping spree, what would be the first 5 things …

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A recent article written by Amanda Postma highlights the reasons why being an LGBTQ+ ally in the workplace is so important nowadays, as well as an extensive guide on how to become an ally. GLAAD and the Human Rights Campaign define being an ally as “if you show support for equality in numerous ways, support LGBTQ+ persons or are an advocate for equality and fair treatment”, and with more and more individuals coming out every year, it is essential that …

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The Salary Question

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Got questions? Ask Alyssa!

In this episode, Alyssa tells you how to talk about salary!
This can be a taboo topic for many people especially if you are not used to talking about a salary. What is the going rate for the industry or job position? How can you turn to tables and flip the script to get more insight? Should you give a number or range? All your questions are answered here!

Tune into this episode to learn more …

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Career Collectives: Supply Chain/Operations Management Community

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Supply Chain and Operations Management are industries that focus on different management styles of human capital and material processes.  It is relevant to any field because every company has processes and aspects to manage!

Since it is such a wide field, there are many opportunities to specialize in a niche, or have a great broad understanding of Supply Chain and Operations Management.  Check out these different types of content to learn more:

Book: Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning, and Operation …

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Do’s and Don’ts of Virtual Interviewing

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Due to Covid-19, virtual interviews have become the norm. And to ace your virtual interviews, you need to know what to do as well as what not to do. Here are the most important do’s and don’ts of virtual interviewing.  Read some helpful tips from Vault here.

To unlock everything that Vault has to offer, access Vault through the Resources tab in CareerEdge and a create FREE account with your email address.

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How I Chose My Career At Bentley #MyCareerStoryMonday

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Name: Paul Stanish

Class Year: 1996

Major: Management

Position:  Senior Assistant Director – Pulsifer Career Development Center

Company:  Bentley University


Can you describe your career path for me? 

During high school and my time at Bentley I had many jobs.  My primary job was working at a video rental/one hour photo lab for 8 years.  That was the first job I had in which I learned about what it means to provide excellent customer service, become a problem solver and …

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