Managing and Maintaining a Professional Network

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In this episode, Alyssa tells you about managing and maintaining a professional network!

Networking is the best way to work on career development. It is a life long skill and your network can truly be an asset to you for years to come. How can you manage and maintain your network? Alyssa has all the tips you need to know.

Tune into this episode to learn more on what Alyssa has to share.

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani
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Delongchamp Family Fund- Applications Now Open!

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Are you interested in a career in sustainability? Are you looking to expand your network or learn about sustainable business initiatives by attending a professional conference? The Office of Sustainability wants to help!
Bentley University students have the opportunity to apply for the Delongchamp Family FundThis is was established in 2015 to support undergraduate professional and co-curricular activities associated with studying sustainability and the triple-bottom line: people, planet, and profit. The fund was designed to allow students to explore …

By Jennifer Graham
Jennifer Graham Senior Assistant Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Jennifer Graham
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Career Collectives: Accounting Community

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Accounting is such a broad field offering so many different disciplines across essentially every industry.  A focus in accounting offers professionals access to tax, audit, and internal audit skills. The regulations and rules tend to change overtime, adding to the challenging aspect of the job.

Accountants need a lot of education to be successful in their roles, and it is important for them to keep up with the current regulations for their industries.  Check out these interesting resources to refresh …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani
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Mutual of Omaha: Meet and Greet to Learn about Financial Advisor Career Opportunity

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ZOOM MEET AND GREET!

Who is Hosting: Mutual of Omaha Advisors Leadership Team – Braintree, MA

About: Learn about the financial advisor career opportunity with us.

When: July 1 at 1 PM EST

Register athttps://calendly.com/kristi-acree/advisor-meet-and-greet?month=2020-07

Space is limited! If capacity is full, contact Mary Beth at marybeth.bjork@mutualofomaha.com

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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Virtual Interviewing with EY Campus Recruiter Kristen Schmidt

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EY Campus Recruiter Kristen Schmidt led an awesome session on Virtual Interviewing Best Practices! Click here to view the full video.

By Courtney Copelas
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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

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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What is CDI201 and CDI301?

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Got questions? Ask Alyssa!

In this episode, Alyssa tells you all about CDI 201 and CDI 301!

In 2016, Bentley launched Career Development Introduction 201 (CDI 201) for sophomores which focuses on job search readiness.   The curriculum is centered on advanced StrengthsFinder based assessment, Strong Interest Inventory assessment, customized career action planning, advanced internship search techniques, and interviewing preparation and practice (which includes a mock interview with an employer).

Specialized CDI 301 courses are offered in the following major fields …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani
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BlackRock Bottom Line: 5 Ways the World Could Change

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BlackRock sees 5 ways the coronavirus will change everyday life—and investing.  Tony DeSpirito, Chief Investment Officer for Fundamental U.S. Active Equities, explores what this means for investors on this episode of the BlackRock Bottom Line.

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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Career Collectives: Entrepreneurship Community

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Being an entrepreneur is all about being able to design and execute a new business plan.  It is about finding a need, and filling it with a creative solution that becomes a business.  Every business has to start somewhere and with a creative initiative. 

Entrepreneurship is an exciting career community, as it highlights individuals who have the skills and knowledge to thrive in a goal-oriented environment.  Check out these resources to learn more about what it takes to be a …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani
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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 …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani
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