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3 Consulting Events for Bentley Students This Week!

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Hi Bentley Students,

I want to highlight three relevant consulting events that are happening this week as I know there’s lots of great events and opportunities to consider as you balance your schedule!

First, the Bentley Consulting Group will be hosting an Info Session tonight at 9:15pm to introduce the details of their first ever Consulting Bootcamp Program.  The Zoom meeting ID is 914 7640 9022.  Anyone who attends tonight will be given early access to the application which opens …

By Brian Moccio
Brian Moccio Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Brian Moccio
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5 Questions to Ask in Your Second-Round Interview

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You’ve made it to the second round, now what? Here are some additional questions to ask as the interview is wrapping up to show the employer that you are still interested!

By Sarah Vojta
Sarah Vojta Creative Graphic Designer Sarah Vojta
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12 Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer in a Financial Analyst Interview (Plus Examples!)

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Are you applying for a position as a financial analyst? Interviewing for a job can be stressful, but being prepared for the experience can go a long way toward making you feel confident and on top of your game. That means being ready to answer common interview questions and those that are likely to come up specifically for a financial analyst role.

Financial analysts evaluate their company’s and other organizations’ past and present financial data and might give guidance to …

By Kate Ashford - The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Leadership Development Program Interview Rules

5 Rules To Help You Ace Your Leadership Development Program Interview

Leadership Development Programs are a great way to get exposure to a number of incredible entry-level positions. These programs provide the experience that many companies are looking for as well as networking opportunities and professional mentorship but are also a huge resume booster if given the opportunity to participate in one. Here are some tips on how to ace your interview for a Leadership Development Program!”

https://www.wayup.com/guide/thermo-fisher-952232-sponsored-leadership-development-program-interview-rules/

By Kristine Vidic
Kristine Vidic Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Kristine Vidic
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15 Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer in a Product Marketing Interview

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So you’ve landed an interview for a product marketing role—congrats! Now, it’s time to prepare. But where do you start? And how can you ensure you’ll be successful in the interview and land that product marketing job?

If you’re wondering these things, know that you are not alone! I experienced this myself when I was preparing for my very first product marketing interview. But now, not only am I an experienced product marketer, but I’ve also hired product marketers and

By Al Dea - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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How to Become an Investment Banker, According to a Career Coach and Former Banker

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So you think you want to be an investment banker?

As someone who began her career in banking and now supports clients in landing their dream jobs, I can attest to the fact that many are initially drawn to the world of investment banking for its lucrative salary and large (sometimes more than your salary!) bonuses. But it takes more than a love of the finer things in life to land a job and build a career in this field.

By Kristen Zavo - The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Proving You’re A Good Team Member: 5 Examples

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Almost every single job interview you will ever have will ask at least a few behavioural questions. Some of the most common ones?

 

Give me an example of a time you’ve had to work with a team to achieve something.
Tell me about a time when you had to resolve conflict as a member of a group.
What is a time that you’ve demonstrated leadership as part of a team?
To you, what is the most important thing to …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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13 Difficult Interview Questions Top Wall Street Firms Are Asking Now

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Last week, we released our latest Vault Banking 50, a ranking of the best investment banks to work for. Our rankings are based on a survey of 2,800 banking professionals, who were asked to rate firms other than their own in terms of prestige and to rate their own firm in various workplace categories, including culture, hours, training, compensation, and more.

In addition, we asked survey respondents to tell us about the quality of life, career development, diversity practices, pay …

By Vault Careers - Vault
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A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Listen Up: Goals For This Spring!

Pre-Trimester Career Goal Checklist

Whether you have an internship/job for the summer or not, here are 3 career goals that every individual should be thinking about right now, working towards during the semester and checking off by the end of this semester. To get a more individualized checklist, meet with a Career Colleague or a Career Coach via Handshake.

 

Add 100+ people to your network and make 20+ personal connections through events or your own networking.

 

Continue going on LinkedIn twice or …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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The Three R’s of Virtual Career Fairs

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As virtual career fairs are approaching, get prepared with these tips so you’re ready when the day comes!

By Sarah Vojta
Sarah Vojta Creative Graphic Designer Sarah Vojta
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