Paul Stanish

Associate Director, Pulsifer Career Development Center

Paul Stanish

Paul Stanish is an Associate Director of Undergraduate Career Development in the Pulsifer 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 TJX, Epsilon, iSlide, 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 was recently certified as a Strong Interest Inventory coach.  He currently serves on the department strengths task force.  Paul has over 18 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

 

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Are You Optimizing the Power of LinkedIn

More often than not, when I ask students if or how they are using LinkedIn, I typically get an indifferent toned response.  Some students will share they live on LinkedIn, but that is rare.  Additionally, there are students who will share they check it 1-2 times a week.  But a heavy majority tell me they don’t use it, or they do not know how to use it.  Regardless of how often you use LinkedIn and all of the platform’s tools, …

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Marketing Dive – A Digital Marketing News Resource

Looking for another source of trendy, comprehensive and interesting digital marketing news?  This site might be for you.  MarketingDive.com is a news site that covers topics such as brand strategy, social media, agencies, data analytics and so much more.  There are events one can attend and a library full of archived articles and other pertinent information.   All the information is free to access and readers can register to receive weekly newsletters.

 

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FREE WEBINARS – HOSTED BY THE AMERICAN MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION

We all like the word FREE.  Especially when it comes to learning.  Did you know you can access a number of free webinars on the American Management Association website.  Regardless of your level of experience there are webinars for everyone.  Topics being covered include DE&I, HR, Developing Skill Sets, Communication, Assessment and much more.  For more information you can click here to explore the options.

 

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The Value of Student Subscription Rates

We all have many subscriptions attached to our lives.  Netflix, Disney+, Apple TV, Instagram, Tik Tok are a few that come to mind.  Some are free and some have a monthly or yearly fee attached.  When it comes to your career related subscription there are a plethora of free and highly discounted professional associations or publications that you can consider joining.

For those interested in Marketing or Advertising Adage.com is a great source of news and trends.  A student rate …

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ON DEMAND ACCESS to the CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER with CDI 301!

Hello to the Creative Industry, IDCC, Management, Marketing, Media and Culture, Professional Sales and Media Arts and Society (LSM) Majors.  Are you asking yourself what career action steps you should take now?  Are you wondering about your career took kit?  Are you curious about your major’s recruiting cycle?  If any of these questions or any other career related topics have come up then CDI 301 is for you.  Make sure you’re prepared by registering for asynchronous CDI 301.  Get advice …

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Interest in Sports Management? Gillette Stadium is Hiring!!!!

Many sports management and sport marketing professionals started their career working in game day operations roles for respective organizations.  A role on the event staff, as a ticket taker, in concessions/catering, security and many more can lead to a plethora or other high level opportunities you might be looking for.  Getting your foot in the door is the first step. Taking on a game/event day operations role can not only be a great first step, but it can offer you …

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Another Job Search Tool

Any of you who are familiar with me know that I’m a big advocate of professional associations.  Regardless of major or interest professional associations are a value add to building your network, knowledge and growth.  And yes, most associations have membership fees associated with joining (student fees are generally considerably cheaper).  However regardless of your paid membership status there is still an abundance of information available for free.  An important nugget of information you have access to are job postings.  …

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The Salesforce Bootcamp, presented by Deloitte Digital’s Salesforce Academy

The Salesforce Bootcamp, presented by Deloitte Digital’s Salesforce Academy (DDSA), is a free two-part Salesforce training, where Deloitte’s certified professionals will prepare 30 select attendees to take the Salesforce Administrator Certification.

The Salesforce Bootcamp will consist of two, 4-hour sessions held in September 1 weeks apart, just in time for campus recruitment. These sessions will take place virtually and will be taught by leaders in Salesforce from across Deloitte, enabling you to get to know and connect with multiple Deloitte team …

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Interstride: The One-Stop Shop for International Students

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The Center for Communications – An Invaluable Industry Resource

Would you like to learn more about the media industry?  Is access to influential industry figures important to you?  Do you want to be informed about the ever evolving media industry? If you answer yes to 1, 2 or all 3 of these questions then you need to explore the Center for Communications website.  Coming directly from the mission statement: “The Center for Communications is a nonprofit dedicated to bringing more diversity to the media industry and giving students access …

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