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Interview Tips

Music For Pre-Interview!

Happy Friday, Falcons! If you are going through interviewing, a lot of preparation is always necessary. But sometimes, what you need is confidence. One of the best ways to feel confident during an interview is getting yourself pumped up by listening to music right before it’s game time. Here are three top songs to get you excited and prepared to kill it at your next interview:

“Titanium,” David Guetta ft. Sia
A classic motivational song. It ruled several years of …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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To Ace Your Next Interview for a Management Position, Be Ready to Answer These 10 Questions

Interviewing for a management position? Even if you’ve never been a manager before, you’ll want to clearly demonstrate to the interviewers your managerial skills and leadership philosophy.

This article will reveal 10 questions you should reflect on and be prepared to answer in your interview for a management role (in addition to other common interview questions). Even if your prospective employers don’t ask every one of these, preparing to answer them will help you gain clarity on your strengths and …

By Blair Glaser - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Professional Presence Pointers for Online Meetings

Two years ago, who would have guessed that nearly everything we do was going to be online? We’ve been working on Zoom and multiple virtual platforms for the last 18 months. We  know how to use the technology, but we could all use some refreshers on how to make the best impression online. So, here are some quick Professional Presence Pointers to increase your professional image whether you’re in a class, working on a team project, meeting with your internship supervisor, …

By Sarah Vojta
Sarah Vojta CareerEdge Manager Sarah Vojta
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Interview Questions to Ask Besides “What is the Culture Like?”

“Do you have any questions for me?” Chances are, a recruiter has asked you a similar question at the end of your interview. Not only do the types of questions you ask help you get a better idea if the company or role is right for you, but they can also positively or negatively impact your interview performance. Use these 8 great questions to show you are engaged with the interview process and eager to learn more.

By Hailey Jennato
Hailey Jennato CareerEdge Colleague Hailey Jennato
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ACE YOUR INTERVIEWS: Sign up for the MOCK INTERVIEW EVENT!

WANT TO WALK OUT OF AN INTERVIEW FEELING LIKE THIS…

INSTEAD OF LIKE THIS…

Sign up for a 20 MINUTE VIRTUAL PRACTICE INTERIVEW ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5TH with an employer that regularly recruits Bentley students!  Get valuable feedback on what you’re doing well and on areas of improvement before the real deal!

See the below flyer for additional details. To reserve a spot, go to Handshake > Jobs > Search ‘Mock Interview’ > Select your area of interest > Apply. 

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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How to Prepare for a Virtual Career Fair

Virtual career fairs are a great way to expand your network, learn more about your favorite companies, and explore potential job opportunities. Here are some best practices to impress the recruiter and stand out from other students.

By Hailey Jennato
Hailey Jennato CareerEdge Colleague Hailey Jennato
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Ace Your Virtual Interview

These days, virtual interviews are becoming more common, and they often cause extra stress. Here’s six tips to help you prepare for your virtual interview and make a great first impression.

By Hailey Jennato
Hailey Jennato CareerEdge Colleague Hailey Jennato
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Big Interview’s Resource For Video Interviews!

The semester is now in full swing and interviews are going to be happening left and right! The deal with interviewing this year? While some interviews might be in-person, many companies have added required video interview components to their recruitment processes. It’s important, especially this year, to be competent and prepared to deal with these changes and additions. Big Interview, a resource that the Bentley Pulsifer Career Development Center has recommended many times in the past to practice your interview …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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ON DEMAND ACCESS to the CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER with CDI 301!

Hello Finance and Corporate Finance & Accounting (FI-Focus) Students!  Recruiting season is HERE…

Make sure you’re prepared by registering for asynchronous CDI 301.  Get advice and recommended resources from the Career Development Center ANYWHERE, ANYTIME!

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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Once The Internship Is Over: Thank You Notes

Leave off on a high note and show your appreciation for those that have helped you this summer! Need some Thank-You Note inspiration? Check out this blog!

By Sarah Vojta
Sarah Vojta CareerEdge Manager Sarah Vojta
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