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.

Student Spotlight

Students for Sustainable Business & Career SUCCESS

The last campus organization highlight for Fall 2020 and it’s a good one! Are you looking to make a change in the way that corporations view and impact our environment? Sustainability is a hugely important idea as our modern world continues to experience the negative effects of global warming, and Students for Sustainable Business is an on-campus group full of emerging business leaders tackling those issues.

This organization’s mission is to educate students about the social, environmental, and financial impacts …

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Bentley Leadership Society & Career SUCCESS

Every Bentley Falcon should be working on their leadership skills! Leadership is very highly valued in any industry and every work setting, which means that joining Bentley Leadership Society would be well worth your time. This campus organization currently has 75 members and strives to create an inspiring and inclusive community among students who are interested in becoming emerging business leaders.

BLS gives students the skills and knowledge to grow as leaders in their personal and professional lives and allows …

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TAMID at Bentley & Career SUCCESS

This trimester has been different and difficult. Not only did students have to continue adjusting to remote learning, but campus engagement with clubs and organizations has definitely suffered due to Bentley students being all over the world. However, Bentley’s clubs are still a very important part of the college experience and also crucial to any student’s professional development. In fact, the organizations that you choose to join and gain leadership positions within have a clear impact on how well you …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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LinkedIn 101

LinkedIn is your professional platform to shine. Other than your resume and cover letter, this is a way to showcase your professional pursuits and accomplishments. It is important to keep it clean, updated, and interesting! Think of it as your way to leverage connections, build a network, and define your credibility.

Here are some tips and tricks to make your LinkedIn top notch:

Take your time writing your summary; it should be an enjoyable read
Add some interesting details about …

By Yasmeen Alwani
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Check Out the Bentley Consulting Group’s New Website!

The Bentley Consulting Group provides its members with a community that works together to help each other achieve their goals through projects, case studies, short courses, events and more.  They built an amazing website that highlights their upcoming events, current team leaders, partnership organizations and it allows interested students and companies with a venue to connect with them.

To learn more, please visit their website: http://www.bentleyuniversityconsultinggroup.com

 

By Brian Moccio
Brian Moccio Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development Center, Pulsifer Career Development Center Brian Moccio
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Investment Banking Q&A Panel on 9/29!

If you’re interested in learning more about what it takes to land an offer from a top investment bank, don’t miss this great opportunity to hear from Bentley upperclassmen who have done it!  See the flyer below for additional details.

Location: https://bentley.zoom.us/j/91516873944

Zoom Meeting ID: 915 1687 3944 | Zoom Password: 350199

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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Ted Talk Thursday: Talks for when you’re starting a new job

Being the new person is never easy. Let these talks help you in walking into your workplace with your shoulders back and head held high.

What Ted Talks are in this playlist? All of the following PLUS MORE —

10 ways to have a better conversation

When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to have conversations — and that most of us don’t converse very well. Celeste Headlee has worked …

By Yasmeen Alwani
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Your Back to School Career Checklist 

Get your books from the bookstore. Buy your home decor for your dorm room. Get your career checklist CHECKED.

Refresh your resume with new relevant job experiences 
Write out your career goals for the academic year 
RSVP to upcoming events on CareerEdge
Sign up for your CDI course 
Plan out some LinkedIn posts and content 
Create a career action plan (full blog post coming soon!)

What else is on your career checklist?

By Yasmeen Alwani
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GIRLS WHO INVEST: Learn more about this AMAZING PROGRAM for SOPHOMORE WOMEN on 9/23!

Girls Who Invest, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing the number of women in portfolio management and executive leadership in the asset management industry, is seeking bright and talented diverse sophomore women from all majors for its 2021 summer intensive program and online intensive program.

The summer intensive program consists of four weeks learning core finance and investment concepts from world-class business professors, followed by a six-week paid internship at a leading investment firm. The program is tuition free and …

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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Keeping Up With #Hired!

No doubt that this trimester at Bentley University looks different than prior semesters that we are all used to, but students can count on the Pulsifer Career Development Center’s #Hired posts to continue as usual! Bentley students are so focused and driven that we think their professional achievements should continually and consistently be publicly celebrated. Keep an eye out for these posts to start and make sure to hype up your friends and peers who might be featured!

So you’re …

By Alina Minkova
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