LinkedIn Summary: Skills, knowledge and more…

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When we build our Linkedin summary statement we have to remember our audience.  Think about who you are sending your connection request to, your audience. We also need to take into account what types of opportunities we are seeking out.  When writing your summary, remember to let others know who you are through your summary.

A solid Linkedin summary will allow you to make many different connections and let your audience know about your interest in their industry, or a …

By Colleen Murphy
Colleen Murphy Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Colleen Murphy
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First Impressions do Matter

First Impressions do Matter

First Impressions do Matter

We’ve heard many people say this phrase, “You’ll want to make a good first impression”.

When meeting with professionals you do need to make a good first impression. We know in social situations this proves to be true. Making a good first impression begins with your business attire and attitude.

As for attire, if it’s an informational meeting, men should wear dress pants, a pressed button down shirt. Women should wear a skirt with a blouse, …

By Colleen Murphy
Colleen Murphy Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Colleen Murphy
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Seeking Ambitious Students to be Mentored!

NEW Mentoring

The Network of Executive Women is looking for 5 female Bentley students interested in being mentored this year. Below is more information from the organizers. Interested in learning even more before applying? Come to Monday’s Building Community event to meet some representatives from this incredible organization.

About our Mentors: We are excited to connect students with a number of great mentors that represent Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) suppliers and Retailers from the area. This program will help students learn more …

By Amanda Helfand
Amanda Helfand Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services Amanda Helfand
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Have you downloaded the Career Fair App??

Have you downloaded the Career Fair App??

Have you downloaded the Career Fair App??

A full-featured iPhone, iPad and Android app that puts the power to prepare for the 9/28/16 fair in your hands!

Search for “Bentley Career Fair Plus” on the App Store and Google Play Store.

THERE IS NOT GOING TO BE A HARD COPY BROCHURE SO THIS APP IS YOUR KEY TO SUCCESSFUL CAREER FAIR PLANNING!

If you do not have a smart phone you can view this information in BentleyLink under Events and …

By Jennifer Thibodeau
Jennifer Thibodeau Associate Director, Pulsifer Career Development Center, Employer Relations & Recruiting Jennifer Thibodeau
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EXTRA, EXTRA, read all about it – Bentley Career Services just named #1 in the country by the Princeton Review!!!

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Many thanks to our fabulous Falcons for their support in making this happen! Don’t miss Flex the Falcon on the TODAY show today for the big Princeton Review announcement!

By Alyssa Hammond
Alyssa Hammond Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Center Alyssa Hammond
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How to get in the game!

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Welcome Back to campus!
I know it’s hard to believe that the summer went by so fast, right? Well, here you are back on campus ready to take on a new school year. Many times students come to me and ask, “What should I be doing, for now?” For now, you should GET IN THE GAME! Well, what does that mean? It means, sophomores, juniors, and seniors have lots of opportunities stemming up this fall and many of the opportunities …

By Colleen Murphy
Colleen Murphy Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Colleen Murphy
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Bentley Interns at Baker Newman Noyes Learn Accounting Is About More Than Just the Numbers

Bentley Interns at Baker Newman Noyes Learn Accounting Is About More Than Just the Numbers

Internships are a great way to gain valuable perspective into a career, especially if you’re still figuring out where your passion lies. In response to this, New England-based accounting firm Baker Newman Noyes (BNN) created a special Three Day Experience program to give curious students the opportunity to learn what a career in accounting is really like through one-on-one job shadows, discussions with BNN’s professionals, and community service projects that represent the heart and soul of BNN’s culture.

This year, BNN …

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Baker Newman Noyes
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Vault is a great resource to learn more in depth information about industries.

Vault is a great resource to learn more in depth information about industries.
By Colleen Murphy
Colleen Murphy Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Colleen Murphy
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Consulting Career Community: Ready for Takeoff!

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I am delighted to launch the new Consulting Career Community at Bentley University! As the leader of University Career Services and a former management consultant, I can’t think of a more fulfilling role than introducing Bentley students to this exciting career path. Through professionals in the field and in collaboration with the Bentley Consulting Group, the Consulting Career Community will expose you to the consulting industry, relevant career paths, required competencies, and the all-important case interview technique. Stay tuned for a full schedule of …

By Susan Sandler Brennan
Susan Sandler Brennan Associate Vice President, University Career Services Susan Sandler Brennan
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Bentley Fall 2016 Career Fair

Bentley Fall 2016 Career Fair

Mark your calendars for September 28th, 1-4:30 PM! The Fall Career Fair is only 6 weeks away!  107 exciting organizations are already registered (list below).  We expect over 150 organizations to attend!

Abbott Pratt & Associates, Inc.
Acquia
Aldi, Inc.
Alexander, Aronson, Finning & Co., PC
ALKU
American Program Bureau
Andersen Tax
Arbella Insurance
Aspen Technology, Inc.
athenahealth, Inc.
AXA Advisors
Baystate Financial
BDO USA, LLP
BerryDunn
Black Duck Software, Inc.
Bluewolf
BNY Mellon
Bose Corporaion
Boston Scientific Corporation
C&S …

By Jennifer Thibodeau
Jennifer Thibodeau Associate Director, Pulsifer Career Development Center, Employer Relations & Recruiting Jennifer Thibodeau
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