Paul Stanish

Senior Assistant Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center

Paul Stanish

Paul Stanish is a Senior Assistant Director in the Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center at Bentley University and the dedicated Career Coach for Management, Marketing, Information Design and Corporate Communications, Professional Sales, Creative Industry, Media and Culture, LSM in Media Arts and Society majors.  In addition to working with those constituents, he teaches all levels of students in the award winning CDI 101, 201 and 301 courses and manages the CareerEdge Career Colleague team.   Paul spends time cultivating relationships with corporate partners and has visited over a dozen companies such as LL Bean, NESN, MullenLowe, L’Oreal, Horizon Media and more in the past year.  As a certified Gallup strength coach, Paul has coached multiple staff and students on how to best utilize their strengths in the personal and professional lives.  He currently serves on the department strengths task force.  Paul has over 17 years of prior experience at Bentley working in Student Affairs and the Center for Alumni, Parents and Friends.  Since 2006 Paul has worked as an event planner, merchandise manager and consultant for various sports memorabilia companies in New England.  Prior to Bentley, Paul worked for CVS corp. in their management and operation training programs.  Paul graduated from Bentley with a Bachelor of Science in Management.

Dedicated Career Coach for the following majors:

  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Professional Sales
  • Information Design and Corporate Communications
  • Creative Industries
  • Media and Culture
  • LSM in Media, Arts and Society

Junior & Senior Drop In Hours (Fall  2020):

Due to the current COVID 19 situation coaches are no longer hosting drop in hours this semester.  However, coaches did expand appointment times and students may use Handshake to access the calendar and availability of each coach, including myself.  You can also email me at PStanish@Bentley.edu if you have appointment questions.

 

 

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Check out Bloomberg’s 2021 Virtual Externship

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These 4-day programs are open for December 2022-June 2023 graduates who identify as Black, Latinx, Native American, or first-generation students. Participants will have the opportunity to learn more about Bloomberg, our departments, company culture, and work on real-life projects with current employees. At the end of the program, students have the opportunity to interview for our 2022 Internship program and secure some of our first spots.

Internships Include:

• Global Data

• Financial Research

• Analytics & Sales (NYC and SF)

https://www.limeconnect.com/programs/

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Live Brand Response to Racial Injustice Blog

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If you’re wondering how brands are responding to racial injustice issues in the past year, Adage has a live blog updating the “latest moves of marketers, media companies and agencies as they take a stand against racism”. In this blog, you can find updated information on these companies responses to social justice problems spanning from July 1, 2020 to today. For example, it notes Tiktok’s “TikTok for Black Creatives” initiative and Chevy’s “Real Talk” series. To access this blog, click

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ALKU Goes Viral – Supporting Students on Social Media

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Check out ALKU’s current campaign, #ALKUGoesVirtual.

ALKU Goes Virtual is an original Instagram TV series for college students and entry-level professionals. This covers everything from tips, tricks, and best practices for resumes, interviews, elevator pitches etc. We also cover who ALKU is as a company and what it is like to work here!  These are all posted on ALKU’s Instagram TV, @LifeAtALKU.

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Best Places to Work 2021

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Wondering what companies have been proven to be the best to work for? Adage has recently published their list of Best Places to Work in 2021. They looked at companies with over 200 employees and a separate list of companies with up to 200 employees. Factors such as company culture, company environment, and employee perks were part of the scoring system that thousands of employees used to give each workplace its own overall score. The companies on this list are …

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Networking Opportunity in Entertainment, Media, and Sports Industry!

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Bentley undergraduate and graduate students interested in meeting with alumni in the Entertainment, Media, and Sports industries are invited to attend this interactive networking event on Brazen.

Alumni will meet 1:1 with students in virtual break-out rooms (via text chat and video) for 10 minute conversations to network, share career paths and answer students questions related to their field/role/industry.

This event will be particularly helpful, as the Entertainment, Media, and Sports industries are difficult to break into due to their …

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Haley & Aldrich Essay Contest – Cash Prizes

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We want to share with you an exciting opportunity for college students to participate in our essay contest.  Haley & Aldrich recently launched a student essay contest focused on diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The contest is open to all current university students and the essay submission deadline is March 15, 2021. Ten essay winners will each receive $1,000 and participate in a virtual workshop with Haley & Aldrich leaders.  For more information click here.

 

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Lime Connect Program Opportunity – Apply by February 28th 2021!

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Learn more about the Lime Connect Program that aims to support students with disabilities.

2021 Lime Connect Fellowship Program Eligibility Requirements:

A current sophomore at a four-year university in the United States
Continuing studies as a full-time student for the 2021 – 2022 academic year
Eligible to work in the United States
A person with a (visible or invisible) disability.

Benefits of the Lime Connect Program include:

Participation in an expense-paid Leadership & Development Symposium in New York City*
Access to Lime Connect’s …
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ECommerce Jobs: Finding a Role in the Booming Business

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Prior to the era of covid-19 the world of ecommerce was already hitting it’s stride in the business world.  However, covid-19 placed a spotlight on the companies and industries which had well established ecommerce practices as well as those who pivoted creating an ecommerce platform.  This change not only caused businesses to rethink how to maintain and increase revenue, but it also provided an opportunity for companies to rethink their workforce.  For established ecommerce companies, this meant increasing staff levels …

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SupplyChainBrain.com – What You Need to Know

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Understanding the industry you want to work in is paramount to successfully gain entry.  Every industry has a plethora of resources to explore but some are not as ubiquitous as others.  Honestly, it is hard to remain updated with the most current information for any industry.  For those of you interested in supply chain and operations the website supplychainbrain.com is one to take note of.  The site has articles and links on topics such as procurement, freight, operations, logistics, technology, …

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Happy Winter Break from the Pulsifer Career Development Center

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After a challenging trimester, it is FINALLY time for a bit of a break.  Take these next few weeks to relax and reflect. This time off is well deserved and we hope you can take full advantage of the time away from Bentley.

In accordance with Bentley’s winter break schedule, the Pulsifer Career Development Center will be closed on Thursday December 24 and reopen on Monday January 11.  We wish you all a festive holiday season and Happy New Year.  …

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