Do you know how to respond to this common interview question?

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“So, if you don’t mind me asking where are you in the interview process with other companies?”

This question has stumped us all. Do you know what the “right”  answer to this question is? Tune in next week to Ask Alyssa to find out!

By Lauren Nicol
Lauren Nicol Senior CareerEdge Colleague Lauren Nicol
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Congrats to Megan Nadeau (’20, IDCC) for getting #HIRED!

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Congrats to Megan Nadeau for accepting a position at Pegasystems as an Associate Education Specialist! Good luck this summer!

By Abigail Springfield
Abigail Springfield Event Planning & Advising Colleague Abigail Springfield
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CFA Society Boston: Women In Investment Management Event on 4/25

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Bentley women undergraduates are invited to a FREE Panel Session — CFA Society Boston’s Women in Investment Management: Choosing a Career in Investment Management

The panel will be held on Thursday, April 25, from 6-8 pm  at Babson College (10 Babson College Drive, Wellesley, MA, The Innovation Center at Park Manor West).

Students will have the opportunity to:

Celebrate CFA Society Boston’s inaugural group of undergraduate women participating in summer internships with four leading investment management firms
Listen to accomplished …

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Services MaryEllen Ryan
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Why you should not renege on an offer- Infographic

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Did you accept a job offer too soon? Did your dream company finally extend an offer to you that you just can’t resist? Before you even THINK about reneging on the job offer you accepted first, take  a look at  this  infographic!

By Megan Nadeau
Megan Nadeau Senior CareerEdge Colleague Megan Nadeau
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10 Key Global Predictions for 2019

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As you have likely learned in your classes, the external environment a company operates can have a significant impact on the performance of the company, industry, and the individual employees. As such, it’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world; especially if you are aspiring to work in a managerial capacity. In addition to staying up to date on the news, there are many companies and articles that seek to predict and explain what’s going on …

By Colleen Murphy
Colleen Murphy Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Services Colleen Murphy
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Talent Tuesday: Responsibility

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What do we mean by Responsibility? 

The Clifton StrengthsFinder results describe this talent theme as follows; “Your Responsibility theme forces you to take psychological ownership for anything you commit to, and whether large or small, you feel emotionally bound to follow it through to completion. Your good name depends on it. If for some reason you cannot deliver, you automatically start to look for ways to make it up to the other person. Apologies are not enough. Excuses and rationalizations …

By Rachel Linehan
Rachel Linehan CareerEdge Colleague Rachel Linehan
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Seniors! There’s Still Time to Spring Into Action to Get Your Full-time Job…

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If you have NOT visited Career Services this year and need to update your senior career toolkit (resume, cover letter, elevator pitch, networking contacts, etc.) this is your chance to work with a career coach and put your career ball in motion before graduation!

Join us for our Senior Series: Spring into Action which begins on April 9th and will run through April 24th. This series is run by experienced Career Coach and Senior Associate Director of Undergraduate Career Services, Colleen Murphy. This …

By Caroline Gervais
Caroline Gervais Student Director, CareerEdge & Event Planning Team Caroline Gervais
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LANDING ON YOUR FEET AS AN IDCC MAJOR

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So many IDCC students are unsure of where their career path will lead them.  The versatility of this degree is great for the diversity of skills that are developed, but answering the question of where and how to use them is unclear.  For those of you looking for clarity read this article naming 6 tips that may help guide your thinking.

https://getunbound.org/blog/what-communication-majors-should-know

By Paul Stanish
Paul Stanish Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services Paul Stanish
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Calling all Seniors! It’s never too late to find that dream job!!!

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This week’s episode of Ask Alyssa is a must if you’re a Senior struggling to find a job! Alyssa shares all of her tips and tricks for how you can finally be #Hired!

 

By Lauren Nicol
Lauren Nicol Senior CareerEdge Colleague Lauren Nicol
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The Time to Register for CDI 201 is THIS WEEK!!

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Attention all CDI 101 students, if you liked CDI 101, you’ll LOVE CDI 201!!! So, make sure you include CDI 201 in your schedule plan for next fall!

Career Development Introduction 201 (CDI 201) is a six week advanced CDI class for sophomores (so Class of 2022 that means you!) focused on job search readiness with curriculum centered on:

In-depth self-assessments
Personalized career action planning
Interview preparation
Advanced internship search techniques
In-class mock interviews

This 6-week class is designed and …

By Caroline Gervais
Caroline Gervais Student Director, CareerEdge & Event Planning Team Caroline Gervais
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