The Ideal (Soft) Skill Set 

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Though each firm and positive have specific soft skills that are important to succeed, there are also a number of core skills that are relevant for any job title at any level of management. It is critical to recognize where your strengths lie and be sure to continue to improve on areas of development when comes to soft skills. 

As outlined in the article linked below, here are three just highlights of soft skills that are particularly important in all …

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Spencer Kelly (’20, Corporate Finance & Accounting)

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Name: Spencer Kelly

Class Year: Senior

Major: Corporate Finance & Accounting

Position: Reinsurance Accounting Intern

Company: F&I Resources, Inc.

Can you describe your career path for me? (This may include HS jobs, internships, etc.)

All through high school and during my first year at Bentley, I worked for a small, family-owned Toyota dealer back in Maine. Most of the work I did was not glamorous, but it taught me the value of hard work and the importance of small businesses …

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How to Leverage Your On Campus Org on Your Resume

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Whether you are a freshman or a senior, your involvement in on campus organizations is imperative to your success. But how do employers really know your level of involvement or impact you have had throughout your time? A great way to spin your clubs or orgs is as real work experience, especially if you haven’t had a formal internship. This not only gives you added credibility but also holds more weight to your resume. Moreover, it can give a great …

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Brooke Holdgate (’20, Accounting) is #HIRED!

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Congratulations to Brooke Holdgate for accepting a position at RSM as an Assurance Associate!

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My Experience with the Center for Women and Business Fellowship: Applications Open NOW!

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After my freshman year at Bentley I realized a lot of my time wasn’t spent on activities that held a lot of meaning for me. Rather, I was spending the majority of my day just in class and with friends. This just was not fulfilling enough – I wanted to feel like I was making a difference, learning outside of the classroom, and getting involved in something I am passionate about. That’s when I found the Center for Women and Business …

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