Consulting firm or insurance company? Insider insight for future actuaries

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Are you weighing whether you should be an actuary in an insurance company or at a consulting firm?  Get some insider perspective – check out this informative article from Society of Actuaries – Insiders’ Insights: Consulting Versus Insurance for some great insight and advice!

By Leonard Morrison
Leonard Morrison Director of Undergraduate Career Services Leonard Morrison
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Are you ready to Ace the Case Interview?

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Attention Rising Juniors and Seniors:

Looking to get into Strategy Consulting? Wondering how to Ace the Case Interview? Then you do not want to miss this this program:

(BYO) Lunch & Learn with Strategy Consultant and Bentley alumnus Rajive Keshup ’06 on
Thursday, April 16, 11:20am-12:35 pm, LaCava 375

While you lunch with Rajive, learn more about his exciting new Case Interview Seminar launching in September 2015.

Bring your lunch and your curiosity – we will provide the dessert, beverages …

By Susan Sandler Brennan
Susan Sandler Brennan Associate Vice President, University Career Services Susan Sandler Brennan
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Reduce Stress in Under 2 Minutes

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A staggering 85% of students feel stressed on a daily basis according to a College Stress and Mental Health survey conducted by the Associated Press and MTV in 2009. In the months leading up to graduation, it is no surprise that these numbers increase. Whether you are stressed about the job and internship search or just feeling the end-of-year crunch, below is a technique to give you quick 2 minute break from it all.

The 4-7-8 Exercise
This simple breathing exercise shared widely by author …

By Amanda Helfand
Amanda Helfand Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services Amanda Helfand
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By Amanda Helfand
Amanda Helfand Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services Amanda Helfand

Writing cover letters this weekend? Remember to start strong, illustrate what skills/experience YOU can bring to the employer (not just why you want the role), and proof, proof, proof! Check out this article for more: http://usat.ly/1y5wjCe

Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are

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In the spirit of tomorrow’s TEDxBentleyU event, I thought it was only right to share one of my personal favorite TED Talks. If you are preparing for an interview, about to give a presentation, or just generally interested in making good impressions, Amy Cullen’s Your body language shapes who you are is 21 minutes well spent.

In her talk, Amy explains the importance of body language not only on how others perceive you, but how you view yourself. After watching this, …

By Amanda Helfand
Amanda Helfand Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services Amanda Helfand
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