Alyssa’s Interview Prep Facebook Live is Live!

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Need help preparing for your upcoming interview? Don’t fret! We are here to help. Click here to view Alyssa Hammond’s latest Facebook Live! In this video she shares her tried-and-true interview preparation tactics.

By Caroline Gervais
Caroline Gervais CareerEdge Colleague Caroline Gervais
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Did you know there have been changes in CPA Regulations?

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There is now an “old way” and “new way” when it comes to the State of Massachusetts CPA Licensing Regulations and CPA Exam changes for 2017 and 2018.  If this is a career path you are considering, it is time for you to become informed!  Go to the information session (the flyer is included below) that is brought to you by Beta Alpha Psi.

By Melissa J. Sawyer
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The Do’s & Don’ts of Writing a Thank You Letter

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After you have finally finished your long-awaited interview and you think that you’re all done with the employer—you’re not. Now it’s time to write a follow-up thank you note. Whether this comes in the form of a professionally crafted email or hand written delivered letter, thank you letters are incredibly important. Inspired by an article on thebalance.com, the following are some do’s and don’ts I recommend following for thank you letter success.

Now, what to do and what not to do: …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani Freelance Blogger Yasmeen Alwani
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Career Tool Thursday: Cover Letters!

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Ah, the elusive cover letter. I think everyone can agree that cover letters are the WORST. While you may have the formatting down pat, the hardest part is figuring out what to say. Not to mention, it’s always awkward talking about yourself and the added pressure that it could make or break your chances at getting an interview doesn’t make it any easier.

Luckily we are here to help take a bit of the pressure off and help you write a …

By Caroline Gervais
Caroline Gervais CareerEdge Colleague Caroline Gervais
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My Career Story Monday: Kelsey Valente (’17, CFA)

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Name: Kelsey Valente

Class Year: Class of 2017

Position: Tax Associate

Company: PwC

Can you describe your career path for me?

I began my journey with PwC the summer after my sophomore year. I had applied for their summer leadership program and was lucky enough to be invited to the National Elevate Program which was held in Houston, TX. Not long after the conference was over I received a call from the PwC campus recruiter who offered me an internship …

By Caroline Gervais
Caroline Gervais CareerEdge Colleague Caroline Gervais
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