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Want to Prepare for a Consulting Case Interview? Visit Bain & Company’s Website!

Looking for additional Consulting Case Interview practice?  Head to Bain & Company’s website to work through one of their practice cases.  You will be able to review the client background (I reviewed a case where you have a friend looking to open a coffee shop), think about & review a framework that will help setup the case, complete analysis (Ex. Determining market size) and finally see both a good and a better final recommendation.  Compared to the BCG case library …

By Brian Moccio
Brian Moccio Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development Center, Pulsifer Career Development Center Brian Moccio
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How I Chose My Career In Actuarial Science #MyCareerStoryMonday

Name: Laura LaBrosse

Class Year: 2017

Major: Actuarial Science and Business Studies

Position: Actuarial Associate, Actuarial Development Program (ADP)

Company: John Hancock

 

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

I started off as a Finance major and had my first internship at The Hartford in their Enterprise Risk Management group working on the trading floor after my sophomore year of college. I worked for actuaries in that position and learned more …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani
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HELP! I’ve applied to a bunch of positions and haven’t heard back. Why not?

Feeling stuck with your job or internship search?  Have you applied to a lot of positions, but just aren’t hearing back?  If so, it’s time take a step back, assess, and regroup before the end of the year.

There are a few reasons why you may not be getting the type of response that you’re hoping for:

Is your resume up to par?  The average recruiter or hiring manager spends 6 seconds reading a resume, so you literally have just …

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