10 Biggest Career and Workplace Stories of the Decade

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Here are the 10 most important and influential career and workplace stories of the past 10 years.

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By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Services MaryEllen Ryan
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Don’t Drop the Ball – Infographic

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By Megan Nadeau
Megan Nadeau CareerEdge Graphic Designer Megan Nadeau
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Career Advice from the Experts

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Advice is one of the best things you can get from someone else. Learn from their mistakes and triumphs and help that shape your professional pursuits. Listen from the people at the top, such as the C suite individuals or famous entrepreneurs, all the way to peer mentors, such as classmates or coworkers. Each person can share their own tips and tricks on what to do and how to make it in the world of business.

This article outlines 45 …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani
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Make Your Resume #STANDOUT & Win A Prize!!

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Make your resume #STANDOUT for Spring Recruiting and the Career Fair on Wednesday, February 12th!

Upload your resume to VMock to get your score & personalized feedback within seconds.  Increase your score by Friday, February 7th for a chance to win a prize.

If you haven’t used VMock yet, check your Bentley email for an invitation (including a sign-up link) from VMock.  Questions?  Contact GA_UCS@bentley.edu.

By Brian Moccio
Brian Moccio Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Services Brian Moccio
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MSCPA 2020 Scholarships – Deadline is approaching! February 3, 2020

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The MSCPA is pleased to announce that they have restructured their scholarship program and will now be offering scholarships ranging from $2,500 to $10,000. The process for students couldn’t be easier – all required application documents can be uploaded to an online portal.

Click here to learn more about the changes they’ve made to the structure of the scholarship program.

To learn more about the scholarships offered, click here.

The deadline to apply is February 3, 2020.

You will need a …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Services Melissa J. Sawyer
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Tips for Career Goal Setting

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 Before starting out in any new professional endeavor it’s important to take a moment to ask yourself ‘What are my goals?’. It’s seems simple but it can go a long way with helping pave your experience during this internship or full-time job.

When outlining your goals, keep them SMART.

Specific

Measurable

Actionable

Relevant

Time Based

This will help you have goals that you can achieve and track over time to ensure you are being as successful as possible early on! …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani
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Finding A Culture Fit: What to Look For

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Culture is huge. Every firm is different and even might have different cultures depending on the location. It’s important that you know what defines the culture at this firm because it is going to be a part of your everyday when working there. A few things to consider when assessing a culture fit are:

Size

Size matters. Some people prefer a big company while others thrive in a smaller environment. What best suits your personal and professional preferences and how …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani
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This is YOUR year – Infographic

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This is YOUR year to take control of your career! Set some of your own career goals such as the ones shown here.

By Megan Nadeau
Megan Nadeau CareerEdge Graphic Designer Megan Nadeau
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ESG Case Competition – Hosted by John Hancock & Global Women’s Alliance – APPLY by January 10th!

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BENTLEY WOMEN:  Are you interested in gaining first-hand experience, building professional connections, and making an impact at a major financial services firm?

If so, check out the below flyer for details about the ESG Case Competition hosted by John Hancock and the Global Women’s Alliance.

Submit your resume to Professor Otgo Erhemjamts (OErhemjamts@bentley.edu) by January 10, 2020 to apply.

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Services MaryEllen Ryan
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What to Do When You Don’t LOVE Your Job

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Not every job you will have is going to be your dream job and that’s just the reality of it. Some of us get lucky and score our professional passion right away and have the clear vision of what we want and how to get it. On the other hand, some of us can be a bit confused and unfulfilled with our day to day role, which is okay and natural too.

Nevertheless, there are many ways to still thrive …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani
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