MaryEllen Ryan

Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center

MaryEllen Ryan

MaryEllen Ryan is a Senior Associate Director in the Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development and the dedicated Career Coach for Finance and Corporate Finance & Accounting (Finance-Focus) Majors.

Ryan has over 14 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining the Undergraduate Career Development team, she was a Private Client Relationship Advisor with Brown Advisory, an independent investment management firm.  She has extensive experience working with multi-generational families to address a wide variety of wealth management needs.

Ryan has a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College and MBA from Boston College. She enjoys combining her financial services experience with her commitment to education to help students evaluate their skills sets and interests and find a rewarding career path.

Career Coach for the following majors:

  • Finance
  • Corporate Finance and Accounting (Finance-Focus)

Fun fact: MaryEllen loves to travel and has visited 24 states and 15 countries and look forward to adding to the list.

Favorite part about the office: When students come in to share great news about internship/full-time offers!

Junior & Senior Appointments:

Please schedule an appointment via Handshake (Career Center > Appointments > Schedule a New Appointment > follow remaining prompts).

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Check out Bose’s Finance & Global Business Services Rotational Program!

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Interested in learning more about Bose’s Finance & Global Business Services Rotational Program?  Check out the flyer below for details, and if you like what you see, apply via Handshake by 10/1!

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Bentley Investment Banking Club: Club Overview Meeting on 9/16!

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First Year and Sophomore Students:  Are you interested in learning more about pursuing a career in investment banking?

If so, don’t miss the Bentley Investment Banking Club’s Club Overview Meeting on Wednesday, September 16th, from 9:15pm – 10:15pm via Zoom (https://bentley.zoom.us/j/8220306019).

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GIRLS WHO INVEST: Learn more about this AMAZING PROGRAM for SOPHOMORE WOMEN on 9/23!

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Girls Who Invest, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing the number of women in portfolio management and executive leadership in the asset management industry, is seeking bright and talented diverse sophomore women from all majors for its 2021 summer intensive program and online intensive program.

The summer intensive program consists of four weeks learning core finance and investment concepts from world-class business professors, followed by a six-week paid internship at a leading investment firm. The program is tuition free and …

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Bank of America Wealth Management Summer Analyst Program!

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Check out the Handshake posting for Bank of America’s Wealth Management Summer Analyst Program – Retirement and Personal Wealth Solutions – 2021!  The program is specifically looking for Bentley candidates to apply for the Boston location!

The Wealth Management Summer Analyst Program is designed to offer a structured internship including extensive on the job training, in addition to educational speaker events, coaching and mentorship.

Within the Retirement and Personal Wealth Solutions Group, Summer Analysts will gain a foundational knowledge in:

Product and/or …

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Recruiting Season is HERE! REGISTER for CDI 301 to set yourself up for SUCCESS!

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Juniors and Seniors majoring in Finance, Economics-Finance, Corporate Finance & Accounting (FI-Focus) and Business Economics: Want to know how you can set yourself up for a successful recruiting season?  CDI 301 is your answer! 

In four classes (that will be over the by end of September!), we’ll cover the following:

Class 1: Internship / Job Search Overview, Targeting Companies & Roles, Taking your Resume to the Next Level
Class 2:  Taking your Cover Letter and LinkedIn Profile to the Next Level, …

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Wall Street 2020: Mapping the Uncertainty

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How is Wall Street faring amid the social and economic upheaval of 2020?

On Thursday, August 20, from 12:00-1:00PM, join Professor Jahangir Sultan and J.P. Morgan’s Abubakr Dumbuya ’07, executive director, and Nevin Athwal ’14, investment banking associate, for a discussion on the changes they’ve seen — from deal flow and market conditions to racism awareness and remote work.  And get your questions answered.

Hosted by the Office of Alumni and Family Engagement.

REGISTER HERE.

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Bentley Investment Group: Apply for NEW roles in Social Media, Marketing and Diversity!

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The Bentley Investment Group is excited to establish three new committees aimed at increasing BIG’s inclusion and presence on campus. These committees will be an opportunity for all majors to make a contribution to the fund and represent a more inclusive view of the financial services sector.

Social Media Committee: Will control all of BIG’s social media accounts and be responsible for daily posts and updates to BIG’s new website
Marketing Committee: Create and run marketing campaigns on campus for …

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Do’s and Don’ts of Virtual Interviewing

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Due to Covid-19, virtual interviews have become the norm. And to ace your virtual interviews, you need to know what to do as well as what not to do. Here are the most important do’s and don’ts of virtual interviewing.  Read some helpful tips from Vault here.

To unlock everything that Vault has to offer, access Vault through the Resources tab in CareerEdge and a create FREE account with your @bentley.edu email address.

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Northwestern Mutual on 7/30 | Learn about Financial Advising & Fall 2020 Internship Opportunity

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If you’re interested in learning more about Financial Advising, check out the Northwestern Mutual College Financial Representative Information Session on Thursday, July 30, from 12pm – 1pm EST.

Join Kali Macera, Director of Operations at Northwestern Mutual, to learn more about the company’s Fall 2020 internship opportunity. Register by sending an email to kali.macera@nm.com.

Click here to see a day in the life of a Northwestern Mutual intern.

You can learn more about Northwestern Mutual here.

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Trading Room Fireside Chats | COVID-19 implications for the global economy amidst a “new norm”

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The Hughey Center for Financial Services presents: FIRESIDE CHATS | Connecting you with industry experts.

On Monday, July 20, learn more about COVID-19 Implications for the global economy amidst a “new norm”.

The onslaught of COVID-19 has taken the world by storm. The world economy has plunged into a full-brown crisis. According the World Bank, the global economy is expected to shrink by as much as 4.5% in 2020. What are the outlook for the develped and low-income countries? As the …

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