Make a Great First Impression!

Many internship (and full-time!) start dates are right around the corner- be sure to set yourself up for success on Day 1! Check back in with CareerEdge for more first-day advice.

 

 

By Julia Brockney
Julia Brockney Social Media Content Creator Julia Brockney
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Maximizing Your Full-Time Offer Chances

After a few amazing weeks of interning at what seems to be your dream company in an ideal role, you might be asking yourself how you can ensure that you get that full-time return offer. While every company will have different ways of evaluation, there is a varying (often limited) number of open spots for entry-level positions the following year. Here are some ways in which you can put yourself in the best position possible to get a full-time offer!

By Nathan Tombo
Nathan Tombo Structured Content Creator Nathan Tombo
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50 Best Accounting Firms for 2022

Vault announced recently their annual Accounting 50, a ranking of the best accounting firms to work for. The ranking is based on a survey of approximately 11,400 accounting professionals, who were asked to rate their firms in several workplace categories, including business outlook, compensation, culture, hours, training, overall satisfaction, and work/life balance. They were also asked to rate firms other than their own in terms of prestige. The Accounting 50 is compiled using a weighted formula based on these internal …

By Derek Loosvelt - Vault
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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.
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Women’s Association of Venture & Equity (WAVE) Open House – 6/4 @ 12:00pm!

Check out this great educational opportunity being offered through WAVE (Women’s Association of Venture & Equity)! Register here for the June 4th Open House. See the flyer below for additional details.

 

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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NEW LinkedIn Bentley Backgrounds

We are pleased to roll out five new branded LinkedIn backgrounds for you! Feel free to use these to better brand and promote yourself as a Bentley student or alum.

Click here to access all the cover options: https://www.bentley.edu/brand/linkedin-cover-photos

 

By Raquel Roque
Raquel Roque Administrative Coordinator, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Raquel Roque
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American Marketing Association Free Virtual Events

Many of you know that I consistently tout the importance of joining a professional organization.  Moreover, one of the associations I highly recommend joining is the American Marketing Association.  One of the many reasons is due to the access an individual has to their free events.  There are 7 upcoming events on topics such as engagement strategies for B2B, Virtual Event Planning, Marketing Strategies for Business Growth.  Viewers can also access previously recorded webinars on demand.  Remember, candidates can stand …

By Paul Stanish
Paul Stanish Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Paul Stanish
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In Between Jobs: Career Action Plan

Never be afraid to reach out for help from the Pulsifer Career Development Center. We want to talk to you about your Career Action Plan!

By Sarah Vojta
Sarah Vojta Creative Graphic Designer Sarah Vojta
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Some Ways To Heat Up Your Internship

Summer for Bentley students = internships. There is a misconception that interns do not do that much work. For reference, here is a meme posted on Reddit by @w007dchuck in r/Accounting:

Sometimes, because interns do usually have fewer responsibilities than full-time employees, interns can find themselves having a lot of downtime or maybe not enough to do. Here are some ideas on how to spice up your internship and heat up your responsibilities:

See if you can spend some downtime getting …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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In Between Jobs: Short-Term Jobs

If you have a while before your next job or internship begins, consider taking up some short-term jobs! And, if you choose to add it to your resume, VMock on the “Resources” tab can help.

 

By Sarah Vojta
Sarah Vojta Creative Graphic Designer Sarah Vojta
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The 2021 Top 50 Companies for Diversity List by DiversityInc

If you’d like to know which companies prioritize diversity within their workplace, DiversityInc has just announced its annual list of the Top 50 Companies.  DiversityInc states this highly influential and well-regarded ranking of diversity and inclusion practices in corporate America is not just a vitally important benchmark of how the largest employers in our country are doing when it comes to hiring, but it’s also our chance to celebrate the companies that are doing the best when it comes to …

By Raquel Roque
Raquel Roque Administrative Coordinator, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Raquel Roque
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