Coach’s Call: Jen Graham

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Jen serves as Assistant Director in the Pulisfer Undergraduate Career Development Center in January 2018 and is the dedicated Career Coach for Computer Information Systems, Data Analytics, Liberal Studies (except Media, Arts, & Society), and Bachelor of Arts students.

Career Questions 

Best piece of career advice?

Don’t tie your sense of self-worth to your job

Worst piece of career advice?

Don’t make friends at work

Life mantra/ quote to live by? 

Be curious, not judgmental.

Fun Questions  

If you could …

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Coach’s Call: Melissa Sawyer

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Melissa Sawyer is Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager and dedicated Career Coach for the Accounting, Corporate Finance and Accounting (Accounting Focus), Information Systems Audit and Control, Mathematics, and Actuarial Sciences majors in the Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center.

Career Questions 

How did you become a career coach?

I worked in the Admission office of my undergraduate institution.  When I graduated, I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do with my life, so found a job working in the Admission office …

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Trading Room Fireside Chats | Spencer Tirella ’13 | VP, Operations Division, Goldman Sachs

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Another great opportunity to stay engaged and continue your professional development remotely!

The Hughey Center for Financial Services presents: FIRESIDE CHATS | Connecting you with industry experts.

On Monday, June 29, hear from Spencer Tirella, Vice President, Operations Division, Goldman Sachs & Co.  Join the virtual fireside chat to learn more about his perspective on regulation and application of technology in finance.

See the flyer below for additional details.

Join the Zoom session: https://bentley.zoom.us/my/tradingroomfiresidechat

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Coach’s Call: Brian Moccio

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Brian Moccio is an Associate Director in the Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center and the dedicated Career Coach for Economics-Finance and Managerial Economics Majors.

Career Questions 

What is your favorite part of your job as a career coach?

The ability to make a positive impact on student’s lives.

Best piece of career advice? 

It sounds small, but always take the time to say thank you.  Most students know to do this after interviews, but it also can apply to so …

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Get a jump on your internship or full-time job search!

Recruiting Season

Rising Juniors and Rising Seniors: Do you have a little extra time on your hands this summer?  Do you want to get a jump on your internship or full-time job search?

If so, join us for CDI 301 in July!   In four short sessions, we’ll cover everything you need to know to set yourself up for success for your search!

Class 1:  Tuesday, July 14, 11:00am – 12:00pm

What we’ll cover:  Job Search Overview, Targeting Companies & Roles, Taking your Resume to …

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Check out what’s happening in the Trading Room this summer!

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Take advantage of the Trading Room this summer!

The Trading Room has started to offer Zoom sessions on software and databases in the Trading Room.  These 40 minute Zoom sessions cover baseline proficiency on Bloomberg, FactSet, Cap IQ, and MorningStar.

The Trading Room is also offering interactive tutorials on selected topics, including international finance, financial statement analysis, and portfolio management.  These tutorials are based on Bloomberg and FactSet.

And last but certainly not least, the Trading Room has resumed its …

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Coach’s Call: MaryEllen Ryan

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MaryEllen Ryan is a Senior Associate Director in the Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development and the dedicated Career Coach for Finance and Corporate Finance & Accounting (Finance-Focus) Majors.

Career Questions 

What is your favorite part of your job as a career coach?  

When students come into the office to share great news about landing an internship or full-time role that they’re really excited about!

Your “golden ticket” career services tip? 

“Don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good”.  If …

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Bentley Career Center

Check out how we are helping our students keep on their career tracks this summer in this new article in University Business!

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Trading Room Fireside Chats | Raymond Murphy | President, RTM Alternatives LLC

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Another great opportunity to stay engaged and continue your professional development remotely!

The Hughey Center for Financial Services presents: FIRESIDE CHATS | Connecting you with industry experts.

On Monday, June 8, hear from Raymond Murphy, President, RTM Alternatives LLC, a Commodity Trading Advisory firm providing alternative investment solutions through smart beta indices.  Join the virtual fireside chat to learn more about his perspectives on Commodity Trading.

See the flyer below for additional details.

Join the Zoom session: https://bentley.zoom.us/my/tradingroomfiresidechat

If you’re planning …

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A LinkedIn Refresh Guide

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LinkedIn is like your careers Instagram. You want to have a lot of followers, good content, a strong profile picture, and high engagement rates. Now you put a lot of time into your Instagram but your LinkedIn is looking a little unloved lately. It’s time to change that. Take a few moments this week to show you LinkedIn profile some love. As a matter of fact, this platform also serves as a first impression of you and your career to …

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