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Consulting is a big, one-size-fits-all term that includes virtually any form of advice-giving. Many people think first of management consulting, also called strategy consulting, which specializes in providing advice about strategic and core operational issues – but there are many other types of consulting, including marketing consulting, technology consulting, human resources consulting, just to name a few. Through professionals in the field and in collaboration with the Bentley Consulting Group, the Consulting Career Community will expose students to the consulting industry, relevant career paths, required competencies, and the all-important case interview technique.

Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are

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, you …

By Amanda Helfand
Amanda Helfand Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services
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By Susan Sandler Brennan
Susan Sandler Brennan Associate Vice President, University Career Services

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.
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!

By Janet Ehl
Janet Ehl Executive Director, Pulsifer Career Development Center
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Career Tool Kit Series: LinkedIn, Branding YOU!

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, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center
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Contact & Location


Undergraduate Career Development
Pulsifer Career Development Center
LaCava Center 225
175 Forest Street
Waltham, MA 02452

Career Service Hours

Career Service Hours First-Year and Sophomore Drop-In Hours Virtual only on Mondays. In-Person or Virtual Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
M 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm
T 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm
W 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm
TH 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm
F 8:30am-4:30pm  

Visit our Staff Page to see Career Community Coach’s Individual Drop-In Hours for JUNIORS & SENIORS.