Amanda Helfand
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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Susan Sandler Brennan
By Susan Sandler Brennan
Susan Sandler Brennan Associate Vice President, University Career Services Susan Sandler Brennan

Win a guaranteed internship with a boutique consulting firm!

If that headline, caught your attention, I encourage you to attend this Friday’s Keynote Speaker event hosted by the Bentley Consulting Group.
http://careeredge.bentley.edu/events/2015/03/27/consulting-keynote-speaker-event/#
At this interactive session, Bentley alumnus, Rajive Keshup ’05, will discuss his expereinces in the strategy consulting industry and provide tips on how to nail the case interview. During the program, Rajive will announce the application process for an exciting new “Making the Case Interview” Seminar to be launched in September, 2015. Rising Juniors and Seniors with a minimum 3.3 GPA will be eligible to apply to enrolll…and one qualified student will earn a guaranteed internship with Atlantic-ACM for the summer of 2016! Find out more at Friday’s session. Complete application details will be live on BentleyLink on 3/30. Stay tuned!

CIS students and alum rock the CIS studio to tell you about this great major/ minor!

Check out these pictures and info!

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By Janet Ehl
Janet Ehl Executive Director, University Career Services Janet Ehl
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Career Tool Kit Series: LinkedIn, Branding YOU!

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Week 3

LinkedIn: Branding you!

When a professional receives your LinkedIn invitation to connect, what do you think is their first move? You’re right if you thought they immediately search for your name, toggle over your name, and then proceed to read your LinkedIn summary. Knowing this practice, you’ll want to market your career aspirations and strengths in your brand which appears underneath your name.

Make sure to carve out ample amount of time when you create your LinkedIn account. You …

By Colleen Murphy
Colleen Murphy Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Services Colleen Murphy
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