Nivetha Aravindan (’22, Data Analytics) is #HIRED!

#Hired

Congratulations to Nivetha Aravindan for accepting an offer as a Summer Analyst at BNY Mellon!

By Kristen Novit
Kristen Novit CareerEdge Manager Kristen Novit
Read more »

How to Figure Out Salary Expectations

How to figure out salary

Whether you’re asked about what kind of salary you expect from a position during an interview, or whether you just want to know what is reasonable to be making at a current job, we have you covered. Here are a few things that you can do to figure out salary expectations for a particular role or position.

Use resources and conduct industry analyses. 

Websites like Glassdoor and Indeed have inputs of real salaries and hourly wages for almost any company …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
Read more »

Putnam Perspectives: How One of Vault’s Top Consultancies for Firm Culture Empowered a Remote Workforce During COVID-19

Putnam Perspectives: How One of Vault’s Top Consultancies for Firm Culture Empowered a Remote Workforce During COVID-19 thumbnail image

To quote a partner at Putnam Associates, one of the industry’s top healthcare consultancies, “our product is our people and the culture is what defines the quality of that product.” As a firm that consistently ranks in the Top 5 of Vault’s Best Consulting Firms to Work for Firm Culture, it’s clear that Putnam’s investment in people is as much a differentiator for the firm as the outstanding services it provides clients across the biopharmaceutical industry.

How, then, has Putnam …

By Stephan Maldonado - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
Read more »

5 Automation Trends Impacting the Finance Industry and 10 Fintech Firms Driving Them

5 Automation Trends Impacting the Finance Industry and 10 Fintech Firms Driving Them thumbnail image

Finance firms, like many other firms, are increasingly using automation tools and programs to increase the speed and accuracy of their work processes. The reason why automation is so attractive is it helps employees to complete repetitive procedures more efficiently and to simplify complicated tasks. It also helps to increase accuracy and safety measures while minimizing human error.

Here are five areas in which automation is disrupting the finance industry (along with some of the fintech firms that are driving this …

By Christopher Grey - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
Read more »

Dinon Hughes (’22, Economics-Finance) is #HIRED!

#Hired

Congratulations to Dinon Hughes for accepting an offer as a Summer Analyst in the Financial Advisor Development Program at Bank of America – Merrill Lynch!

By Kristen Novit
Kristen Novit CareerEdge Manager Kristen Novit
Read more »

Making the Bentley Name Work for You (in an Interview)

Telling an Employer why you chose

Being a student at Bentley has a lot of advantages, from superb business classes with caring professors to the plethora of resources that you can use to further your education. One advantage that a lot of people overlook, however, is just the Bentley University name. During interviews, students are often asked why they chose Bentley, and there are two ways to approach this question. Whether your interviewer is somebody who you know is familiar with or fond of Bentley (such …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
Read more »

2021 Spencer Scholarship Application – Now Open Until February 1!

Capture

Check out this amazing scholarship opportunity!

Spencer Scholarships: Spencer scholarships are merit-based, and are awarded to undergraduate, graduate and PhD students who wish to pursue a career in Risk Management and Insurance. Our 2021-2022 Scholarship application is currently live. Undergraduate Spencer scholarships are awarded in the amount of $5,000, with limited $7,500 and $10,000 scholarships awarded to the highest-ranked applicants; Graduate and PhD Spencer scholarships are awarded in the amount of $10,000. More information and the link to apply can …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
Read more »

$10,000 scholarships available from RSM

RSM

Exciting news for Bentley business and technology students! RSM is pleased to continue their Power Your Education scholarship program and is very excited to launch a new First Generation scholarship program.

Together the programs, funded by the RSM US Foundation, will award $150,000 in scholarships to 15 students for the 2021/2022 academic year.

First Generation Scholarships:
Five students each awarded a $10,000 scholarship per academic year, for up to three years and $30,000
Open to first-generation college students
Power Your …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
Read more »

Spencer RMI Diversity Scholarship Opportunities!

Capture

Exciting news regarding a number of Spencer Scholarship opportunities for students of diverse backgrounds who wish to pursue a career in Risk Management and Insurance:

Latin American Association of Insurance Agencies Scholarship: The Latin American Association of Insurance Agencies (LAAIA) has just announced that they will be funding two $5,000 scholarships in 2021, to be awarded to undergraduate students who self-identify as Latinx/Hispanic American.
Arch Insurance Diversity Scholarship: Arch Insurance will be awarding two $5,000 scholarships in 2021, to students …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
Read more »

Emily Danielian (’23, Actaurial Science) is #HIRED!

#Hired

Congratulations to Emily Danielian for accepting an offer as a Actuarial Intern at Liberty Mutual Insurance!

By Kristen Novit
Kristen Novit CareerEdge Manager Kristen Novit
Read more »