Thank you, Thank you Very Much #CareerToolTuesday

#CareerToolTuesday

Although it may seem odd, writing a thank you note is an extremely important way to bring closure to the interview process. It is another opportunity to sell yourself; thus, it’s important to write a well-thought out and most importantly, personalized note. It may be the last impression the employer will have of you before making their final decision, so be sure to make the note thoughtful. Due to its importance, thank you note writing can be tricky as it’s …

By Caroline Gervais
Caroline Gervais CareerEdge Colleague Caroline Gervais
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Chinventures at Career Services!

Chinventures & Our Culture Wall

Last week, Michelle Liu, the mastermind behind @chinventures and the new social media trend of chinning that is defying social media standards, stopped by our office! Michelle took one of her infamous selfies in front of our new culture wall! Check out that photo and the rest on her Instagram page. To learn more about how Michelle’s chinfies trend started, check out these various articles about her chin pics!

http://www.refinery29.com/2017/10/176623/chinning-new-instagram-trend
http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/instagram-chinning-travel-blogger-selfies-photos-michelle-liu-chinventures-a7998931.html
http://metro.co.uk/2017/10/15/chinning-is-the-new-instagram-pose-fighting-against-ridiculously-high-beauty-standards-7001036/
https://mic.com/articles/184957/introducing-chinning-the-instagram-pose-fighting-against-ridiculous-social-media-beauty-standards#.mdWpF869p
http://mashable.com/2017/10/20/chinventures/#Gq2PhQQlAaq6
https://hellogiggles.com/lifestyle/women-are-chinning-in-pictures-to-fight-perfect-instagram-feeds/

 

By Caroline Gervais
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How I Chose My Career in Investment Banking #MyCareerStoryMonday

My Career Story-2

Name: Alexandria Steinmann

Class Year: 2018

Major: Finance

Minor: Entrepreneurial Studies

Position: Fixed Income Global Credit Products Analyst

Company: Credit Suisse

During the summer after my freshman year at Bentley, I studied abroad in London while also interning at a wealth management firm. During my sophomore year, I interned at UBS and Ameriprise Financial Services. I was also chosen to participate in a Sales & Trading Enrichment Program at Morgan Stanley as well as the Top Talent Women’s Program at …

By Caroline Gervais
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20 Words to Ignite Your Road to Success

20 Words to Ignite YourRoad to Success

The road to success can be windy, bumpy, long and unpredictable at times. It’s not always easy to stay on the path to it. Although, if you have a few specific words that truly resonate with your future success story, they will keep you motivated to persist on through even in the toughest moments. Find your top words that keep you driven to reach your goals.

Empowerment

Empower yourself and others through positive affirmation.

Innovative

Constant creation should be a …

By Yasmeen Alwani
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So you got an offer… now what? #CareerToolThursday

All About

So your phone rings, and you receive the big news you’ve been waiting for: you’ve received the job or internship offer!

First off, congratulations! You should be incredibly proud of yourself, be sure to celebrate before delving into how to handle the offer. Receiving an offer is incredibly exciting, but I’m sure it prompts a TON of questions such as:

How should I evaluate an offer? What are the specific considerations that should be taken into account?
Should I negotiate? …

By Caroline Gervais
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Casey McKeon (MK, ’18) is #HIRED!

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Congratulations to Casey McKeon (MK, 18) for securing a position in the Business Leadership Program with Synchrony Financial! We wish you the best of luck, we know you will do great!

By Caroline Gervais
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