Fall 2021The Pulsifer Career Development Center is open for IN-PERSON business.  All appointments and drop-in’s will be offered in-person or on-line and can be scheduled on Handshake.  Please read all CareerEdge e-correspondence & your career coach emails for community updates and your career coach’s appointment and drop-in modality options.  Please email GA_UCD@Bentley.edu for questions. For the most updated career related Covid-19 information click here.

News & Notes

Happy National Hispanic Heritage Month!

September 15th has passed and that means that we are officially celebrating the many Hispanic Americans who have influenced our society. While we celebrate Hispanic heritage always, this month is for observing the histories and contributions of Americans with ancestors from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.

The National Hispanic American Heritage Month, observed September 15th to October 15th, is filled with events put on by The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment …

By Alyssa Hammond
Alyssa Hammond Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Alyssa Hammond
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We Welcome You Back!

Hey, Falcons! It’s been a minute since we’ve all been officially back and in-person. The Pulsifer Career Development Center is SO excited to see you all and welcome you back. As a reminder, we are here for all of your career-related needs! Sign up for daily alerts from us and get an update every morning, taking some stress out of your job search. 

That way, you can always be in-the-know! The Service Hours for this year are Monday-Friday 8:30AM-4:30PM, so …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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Closing the gap — how to meet the 150-hour requirement – by This Way to CPA

The AICPA has wonderful articles for students pursuing their CPA.  I thought this one was interesting and wanted to share.

Check out: Closing the gap: how to meet the 150 hour requirement – How will you earn your 150 hours?

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director/Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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(Virtual) Women in Actuarial Job Shadow Day – $500 Exam Reimbursement opportunity!!! – Register by 9/3!

This event will showcase actuarial female talent at Travelers through job shadows, executive speakers, and a panel discussion. Students will have the opportunity to learn about both traditional and non-traditional P&C actuarial work and network with actuaries at Travelers. While the day is focused on women at Travelers, the event is open to all students.

Go to this link to register now!

Please see below for more information!

Don’t miss out on this great opportunity!

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director/Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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Don’t miss the Actuarial Society of Greater New York 2021 Career Fair! Register early to save some $$!

You are cordially invited to attend ASNY’s 33rd annual Actuarial Career Day, which will (again) take place virtually on Sunday, September 26, 2021, from 12–5 pm, with the unique feature of having real-time private audio and visual one-on-one interviews with each company whose qualifications you match!

College freshmen through graduate students are welcome as well as professionals interested in the actuarial field as a future career. We encourage mathematics, economics, computer, finance, business and — of course — actuarial science …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director/Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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CPA Exam – Fun Fact

Did you know that about 80% of Bentley students who take the CPA exam pass it the first time?  We are about the highest pass rate for Universities/Colleges who have over 50 students taking it.

Great job Bentley!

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director/Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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Happy National Intern Day!

Happy National Intern Day to all of our #Hired Falcons! 💼

By Julia Brockney
Julia Brockney Social Media Content Creator Julia Brockney
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AICPA COVID-19 Student Hardship Grant

Has the Coronavirus impeded your studies? The COVID-19 Student Hardship Grant helps support students who have faced personal hardship as a direct consequence of the pandemic.

Provides up to $2,000 to 25 students
Assists with educational related expenses (e.g. tuition and books) for those who have experienced monetary hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic
Funded by the AICPA Foundation
Application deadline: September 15, 2021.
For more information, including eligibility requirements, click here

Don’t miss out on this opportunity!

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director/Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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50 Best Accounting Firms for 2022

Vault announced recently their annual Accounting 50, a ranking of the best accounting firms to work for. The ranking is based on a survey of approximately 11,400 accounting professionals, who were asked to rate their firms in several workplace categories, including business outlook, compensation, culture, hours, training, overall satisfaction, and work/life balance. They were also asked to rate firms other than their own in terms of prestige. The Accounting 50 is compiled using a weighted formula based on these internal …

By Derek Loosvelt - Vault
Vault
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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NEW LinkedIn Bentley Backgrounds

We are pleased to roll out five new branded LinkedIn backgrounds for you! Feel free to use these to better brand and promote yourself as a Bentley student or alum.

Click here to access all the cover options: https://www.bentley.edu/brand/linkedin-cover-photos

 

By Raquel Roque
Raquel Roque Administrative Coordinator, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Raquel Roque
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