Milliman’s Opportunity Scholarship is now open for application – ASC, MA and FDA students are eligible

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Milliman’s Opportunity Scholarship is now open for application

The scholarship assists undergraduate students from ethnic groups that are under-represented in the fields of actuarial science, data science, computer science, economics, programming, mathematics, statistics, data analytics, or finance. Milliman, a global leader in actuarial and related products and services, awarded 16 Opportunity Scholarships in 2019.

Scholarship award
$5,000

Eligibility criteria
Applicants must identify as one of these ethnic groups:

United States and Canada: Black or African American, Latino/Hispanic, American Indian or …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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What You Will Be Asked in an Interview: 100 Questions Outlined 

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Interviews are tricky whether it is your first go around or you are a seasoned interviewee. Every company is different and interviews can be daunting especially if you are unsure of the questions they may ask. This article from Monster.com, a career focused website, outlines 100 questions that you can start to prepare answers for before heading into your big day. Like mentioned in other blog posts, the best way to ace your interview is to prepare heavily before. This requires …

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How I Chose my Career in Accounting #MyCareerStoryMonday

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Name: Michael Carpino 

Class Year: 2019 

Major: Accounting minor in Law 

Position: Assurance Associate 

Company: PwC 

Can you describe your career path for me? (This may include HS jobs, internships, etc.) 

My career path began once I was accepted to two Big Four leadership conferences the summer after my sophomore year. I went to these two conferences while maintaining a internship in a more general business role. At the end of the conferences I received an offer from each and …

By Yasmeen Alwani
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Turning Your Passion into A Career

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We have all heard the saying “Do what you love, love what you do”. How can you do that? Take a passion or hobby that you have and figure out how to turn whatever that might be into a profit-making business. It’s a great way to make money and to make yourself happy. Not sure how to exactly tackle this endeavor that you are dreaming of? Read this article HERE to learn 6 new strategies on what and how you …

By Yasmeen Alwani
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Advice from the Career Colleagues

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The Career Colleagues team is a group of students on campus who work within the Undergraduate Career Services Office. Since the team works daily with everything and anything career related, they are a great source of advice because they have seen the good, the bad and the ugly, when it comes to your career. Here are a few pieces of advice each team member wanted to share with the larger Bentley community:

 

“My best piece of advice is that …

By Yasmeen Alwani
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TO DO: A Career Guide

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Here is a comprehensive “Career To Do Checklist” of a bunch of items that you can do TODAY that will surely help elevate your career in one way or another. Not all of them are necessary to do right now but keep this list in the back of your pocket for a rainy day or when you need a little career confidence boost and want to start checking off a few more boxes.

Update your resume
Refresh your LinkedIn profile

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Love is in the air – Infographic

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Not sure how you feel about your career path? Ask yourself these questions to see if you love your field of study or not!

By Megan Nadeau
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Jefferies Next Generation Diversity Symposium – Friday, 3/20 in NYC! (APPLY BY 2/23)

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Diverse students in the Class of 2022 and 2023 are invited to apply to spend an immersive day at Jefferies.  Take advantage of this opportunity to meet professionals across divisions and experience a day in the life at a Global Investment Bank.  Click on the flyer below for additional details and how to apply.  Good luck!

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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The BEST Career Resources for Women

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Making your mark on the world is so important and especially as a woman it is even more significant to make sure that you are using all the resources you have to make that mark big and proud. Sometimes it is hard to find exactly what resources are out there to help accelerate your career and that’s why this article exists. It shares a range of websites, platforms, groups, events, nonprofits, communities and more that foster like-minded females to follow …

By Yasmeen Alwani
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How I Choose My Career in Service #MyCareerStoryMonday

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Name: Brian Shea

Class Year: 2014

Major: Marketing

Position: Senior Associate Director of Student, Programs, and Center Operations

Company: Bentley University Service-Learning and Civic Engagement Center (BSLCE)

 

Can you describe your career path for me? (This may include HS jobs, internships, etc.)

Prior to starting as a freshman at Bentley, I had only worked as a counselor at my local community center. While at Bentley, I worked as a Program Manager in the BSLCE. During the summers, I took …

By Yasmeen Alwani
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