Spring 2022The Pulsifer Career Development Center is open for IN-PERSON business.  All appointments will be offered in-person or on-line and can be scheduled using  Handshake.  Drop-ins are being offered in-person or on-line and can be scheduling using Calendly.  Please read all CareerEdge e-correspondence & your career coach emails for community updates and your career coach’s appointment and drop-in modality options.  Please email GA_UCD@Bentley.edu for questions. For the most updated career related Covid-19 information click here.

Don’t Miss the Wells Fargo – Campus Analytics Challenge 2022: Determine Transaction Categories Using Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing

Students can compete individually (preferred) or submit as a team for a chance to win a significant cash prize (the prize pool is at $20,000) as well as develop skills around a real world application.

This challenge will likely be best suited for those pursuing degrees in computer science, information science, data analytics, mathematics, or engineering. The challenge is also open to those in undergrads, maters and PhD programs.

Please note: ​​To be eligible to receive any prize, potential winners …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director/Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center
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Need a Free Podcast to Listen to? Check out The Backroom on Retail Dive

Many of you ask what should/can I do during the summer to complement a job, class or internship.  If you need an idea, check out The Backroom on Retaildive.com.  One can access the free podcasts directly from the home page by clicking on the podcast link in the navigation bar.  Most topics of conversation are from the retail world.  Most recent podcasts focus on the future of retail, wall street expectations for the industry, and interviews with c-suite leaders.  So …

By Paul Stanish
Paul Stanish Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center
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Check out Project Destined’s Fall 2022 Paid Virtual Internship in Commercial Real Estate!

Project Destined, founded by a former Carlyle Group executive, has partnered with 100+ leading real estate firms and 70+ universities around the country to provide diverse students with internship opportunities to explore ownership through live real estate deals.

The 10-week Paid, Virtual Internship Program will launch in 20+ U.S. markets this September with an incredible group of partners including Goldman SachsCBRE, Wells Fargo, JLL, Greystar, Hines, Eastdil Secured, Brookfield Properties, PGIM Real Estate, among 50+ others.

As part of …

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center
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Benefits Of Regularly Checking Handshake

Handshake, Bentley’s hub for applying to jobs and messaging back recruiters, is a fantastic resource that everyone should be using. Below are some benefits that students can immediately experience from utilizing the platform regularly. 

Leave a good impression on employers!
By messaging back employers quickly, you might be able to secure a future position at your dream company. Not waiting too long to respond conveys interest!
Find incredible work opportunities. 
Handshake is constantly updating jobs and also recommending them based …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator
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Apply for the CohnReznick – Next Gen Gamechangers in ESG Award today!

CohnReznick has just launched its inaugural Gamechangers in ESG Award program. They believe CohnReznick is uniquely qualified to lead this first-of-its-kind ESG awards program in their industry. They’ve held a leadership position in community investment and development for more than 35 years along with a 15-year commitment to the cleantech and renewable energy industries. Their history of social advocacy has helped strengthen housing policies and paved the way for emerging industries like cannabis.

An exciting facet of this innovative awards …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director/Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center
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Resumes Alone Are No Longer Enough — 4 Things Job Seekers Should Consider to Add to Their Applications

We live in the digital world, and that has affected every aspect of our lives — including the way we work and apply for jobs. Plus, the circumstances we’re now experiencing, from an ongoing pandemic to the Great Resignation, are transforming the hiring process in myriad ways.

Now, a resume alone won’t cut it when you’re trying to land that coveted role. While the job market is on the candidate’s side, you still need to find a way to stand out …

By Fairygodboss - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Contact & Location

Phone
781.891.2165
Address

Undergraduate Career Development
Pulsifer Career Development Center
LaCava Center 225
175 Forest Street
Waltham, MA 02452

Career Service Hours

Career Service Hours First-Year and Sophomore Drop-In Hours Virtual only on Mondays. In-Person or Virtual Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
M 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm
T 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm
W 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm
TH 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm
F 8:30am-4:30pm  

Visit our Staff Page to see Career Community Coach’s Individual Drop-In Hours for JUNIORS & SENIORS.