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Program Overview
The Modeling the Future Challenge (MTFC) is an academic competition from The Actuarial Foundation, managed by the Institute of Competition Sciences, in which high school students analyze data, create models of future change, characterize risks, and make recommendations on how organizations should best adapt those risks. Currently virtual, the Modeling the Future Symposium is held each spring to bring the top teams together and present to a live panel of actuarial judges. Each …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director/Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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Camryn Swan (’22 Accounting) is #Hired!

Camryn will be working for RSM US LLP as a full-time Tax Associate!

By Julia Brockney
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Soft Skills Are SO Important

Wherever your career goals take you, you need to focus on developing soft skills. Soft skills are important no matter what industry or role you want to pursue. Soft skills are those that are not related to your specific job function but still need to be developed and practiced. Why? Well, when you are approaching entry-level positions or student opportunities like internships, many employers don’t even care about your technical or “hard” skills. 

This is because as you are just …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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Women interested in Cyber Security, this article is for you!

If you are looking into a career in security but do not have any background this article breaks down the main aspects of what the career entails. In this article you will find an interview from Erin Joe, Senior Vice President of Strategy and Alliances at Mandiant who also worked as an FBI agent and leader for 25 years! Joe explains why she chose the career path that she did and what her day to day assignments looks like.

If you …

By Alyssa Hammond
Alyssa Hammond Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Alyssa Hammond
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Consulting Majors, Listen Up!

If you are interested in opportunities within consulting, whether within the Big Three or elsewhere, there are definitely some amazing things that you can do to prepare yourself for your first day at a consulting internship or full-time job.  This article explains some of the best ways to get ready for a great first day at any consulting firm. It first discusses the preliminary steps you can take to make sure you are well rested for your job and then …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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Check out Massaro’s (Boutique IT & Management Consulting Firm) Full-Time Associate Opportunity

Are you interested in a consulting firm that will encourage you to strive for excellence, use creativity and be comfortable taking risks?  If so, take a little time to explore what Massaro has to offer.

They currently have a full-time Associate Consultant role posted on Handshake (with a 10/18 application deadline) and you can learn more about the company by visiting their LinkedIn page.

By Brian Moccio
Brian Moccio Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development Center, Pulsifer Career Development Center Brian Moccio
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Allies in Insurance: Diversity Fair and Connection Point

Gamma Iota Sigma is pleased to present Allies in Insurance: Industry Diversity Fair & Connection Point, a virtual career fair empowering students of all backgrounds for successful careers across the risk management, actuarial science, and insurance fields. The event will take place October 21 from 11:00am – 2:30pm EST. Specifically, the Career Fair portion will take place from 11:30am – 1:00pm EST, with interviews following that time.

Who’s invited? HBCU students, women’s colleges, on-campus minority groups, Gamma Iota Sigma members, and …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director/Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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Congratulations, Morgan Ennis (’23 Accounting) for being #Hired!

Morgan was hired by Grant Thornton as an Audit Intern!

By Julia Brockney
Julia Brockney Social Media Content Creator Julia Brockney
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Networking on LinkedIn: Ace Your Cold Outreach

Did you know that, according to CNBC, up to 80% of jobs are filled from personal or professional connections? Networking is more important than ever before when it comes to landing an internship or full-time job. But how can you start to build a relationship with employees who you may not know? LinkedIn is a great tool to identify and connect with employees from your dream company. Here’s some tips on how to send a great outreach message on LinkedIn.

By Hailey Jennato
Hailey Jennato CareerEdge Colleague Hailey Jennato
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MAKE MONEY MOVES! Don’t miss this great event with Crissi Cole, Bentley Alum and Founder & CEO of Penny Finance!

Don’t miss this great opportunity to hear from Crissi Cole, Bentley Alum and Founder & CEO of Penny Finance!  Learn how to get your personal finances in order and how to set yourself up for financial success.  You don’t have to make a fortune – it starts with a penny!  RSVP in Handshake.

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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