Janet Ehl

Executive Director, Pulsifer Career Development Center

Janet Ehl is Executive Director of the Pulsifer Career Development Center and leads a talented team of professionals in Undergraduate Career Development, Graduate Career Development and Alumni Career Development and the Recruiting/Employer Relations teams. Janet and the nationally ranked career services team (#1 in Princeton Review 2019 and in top 5 since 2014) work with 4,000 undergraduate students, 1,200 graduate students, faculty, staff, alumni and hundreds of corporate partners  

Janet is an innovative and dedicated career services professional with an extensive background in higher education career services encompassing advising, teaching, and developing strategic relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.  Key areas of proven success include: corporate partnerships; alumni engagement; effective leadership; and organization development. Janet is actively involved with consortiums and industry leaders to ensure knowledge of best practices regarding technology, scalability and the future of work.

Janet joined Bentley University in 2008 having had prior career services experience at Northeastern University and Babson College after making a career change from financial services. Janet has an MBA from Babson College.

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Technology contest/scholarship!

Annual CGTrader Scholarship 2017

What is the Annual CGTrader Scholarship?

CGTrader is the largest 3D model marketplace backed by the strong designer community of more than 500k members. CGTrader was founded with the goal to ensure fair marketplace conditions for 3D designers.

Each semester CGTrader challenges students to dig into the field of technology writing an essay on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives.

Enter the CGTrader Scholarship 2017 challenge to win $3,000 for your education bills. The best …

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Check out our CIS Sandbox getting famous in the BizEd Magazine!

Congratulations to TEAM SANDBOX (Faculty and students) for having the vision to create this great innovative learning space and all the student tutors who make it so cool to be there!

http://www.bizedmagazine.com/archives/2017/1/ideas-in-action/bentley-university-creates-social-space-for-tech

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Time to play in the sandbox – the CIS Sandbox that is!

Please join the annual Open House in the CIS Sandbox today, December 6, from 2 to 4 pm. CIS Sandbox tutors and CIS Majors and Minors will be giving demos of their work with cutting-edge technologies, and we’ll also show some of the winners of this year’s Games contest in IT 101.

Demos include:

Augmented and Virtual Reality
Personal Assistants
Neural Networks for Handwriting Analysis – Jake OConnell
Web Development and the new CIS Sandbox website – Mark Xie
Data Mining – Santiago …

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Tesla comes to campus! Come hear about the future of self-driving cars

Prof. Ed Fredkin will discuss the capabilities of self-driving cars today, and what they may be capable of in the not-too-distant future. You’ll hear what he has to say about Elon Musk, and see his Tesla in the parking lot. Some lucky participants may go for a ride in his Tesla around campus.

Prof. Ed Fredkin served as the director of MIT’s Laboratory of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, and is a pioneer in robotics research. In 1967, he developed …

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Come learn about the CI$ major and minor!

Come to an interactive panel event to learn about Computer Information Systems as a major or minor. You will hear from current seniors who will share their internship and now full-time job success with this major/minor. CIS faculty will share information about the curriculum and Janet Ehl the dedicated career adviser for CIS students will share information about internships, full-time jobs and relevant salaries. This is a great workshop to attend as you think about a CIS major or minor or …

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Want to know what it is like to be a technology consultant? Be one for spring semester!

The Deloitte Consulting Externship is a collaborative program between Deloitte Consulting and Bentley University. The program is focused on providing students with an authentic technology and management consulting experience, while conducting research on an exponential technology’s application in a relevant industry. The topic this year will focus on Smart Cities, and will involve research on technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT), Blockchain, and Mixed Reality.

What can you expect?  The Deloitte Consulting Externship will provide a chance for …

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Time to prepare for those interviews!

September was incredibly busy with numerous companies on campus to meet with Bentley students.  From BBQs, ice cream trucks, information tables, and major specific networking nights to the largest Bentley Career Fair ever our students really impressed the hundreds of employers and alumni who came to campus.  Do you know what October brings? For many of you it will be interviews!  Whether this is your first time interviewing or you have had several it always helps to prepare and practice! I strongly …

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Boston Number 1 most prepared city for the Digital Economy

Guest Blogger and CIS Sandbox Tutor Tyler Miguel shares some great info via his Sandbox Blog!

http://bit.ly/2cATsqF

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Networking night for you and other events

Hi

We are hosting a Math, Actuarial and Technology (M.A.T.) networking night on September 26, 2016 from 5:30-7:30 in the EDR and 30 companies are coming to meet with this targeted group of students ! It is our 5th year and this has been a successful event for students to find jobs and internships.  So get that suit out and make sure your resume is ready.  RSVP in BentleyLink under EVENTS and then Workshop/Employer Events. I will send a brochure of companies …

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Tips & Tricks for A Successful Career Fair Experience

With the Career Fair fast approaching on September 28th, now is a great time to get ready for it! There will be over 140 companies coming to the Fall Career Fair to meet Bentley students and share information about their companies, jobs and internships.  To help you get ready, here are some important tips and tricks for making the most of the Career Fair for you!

“BEFORE THE CAREER FAIR” Tips:

1. To find out which EMPLOYERS will be attending and …

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