CEO of Game Loot Shares his Entrepreneurial Journey

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 Are you a Bentley student who doesn’t know what you want to do with your career? Not sure if you want to work for one of the Big 4? Before Jeremy Shea became the CEO of Game Loot, he was sitting in your shoes. On Wednesday, October 26, Jeremy shared his experience about how he applied his entrepreneurial spirit to his first job as an accountant at a local start-up right in Waltham. Working at a start-up, Jeremy was required to “put …

By Lauren Nicol
Lauren Nicol Senior CareerEdge Colleague Lauren Nicol
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Tesla comes to campus! Come hear about the future of self-driving cars

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Prof. Ed Fredkin will discuss the capabilities of self-driving cars today, and what they may be capable of in the not-too-distant future. You’ll hear what he has to say about Elon Musk, and see his Tesla in the parking lot. Some lucky participants may go for a ride in his Tesla around campus.

Prof. Ed Fredkin served as the director of MIT’s Laboratory of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, and is a pioneer in robotics research. In 1967, he developed …

By Janet Ehl
Janet Ehl Executive Director, University Career Services Janet Ehl
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Avoid this common interview mistake!

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As you all know, recruiting season is in full swing!  I’ve seen a LOT of interview feedback over the past few weeks, and one of the common themes that is emerging is that students are not doing enough research on the companies they’re interviewing with.  “Knew nothing about the firm…”, “questioning interest due to lack of knowledge of company…”, and “should have done more company research beforehand…” are real examples of feedback provided by employers who have conducted on-campus interviews …

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Services MaryEllen Ryan
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Top 3 Reasons to Attend Next Tuesday’s Networking Night

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Next Tuesday, the Creative Engagement, Management, and Professional Sales Networking Night is the place to be! Do you know how the majority of students land in successful internships and full-time experiences? It’s because they networked! This is your opportunity to meet with professionals from different companies who have internships/full-time opportunities in different areas of their organizations. This is the perfect way to add to your network and find out what type of jobs are available within their organizations. Careers will be related …

By Amanda Helfand
Amanda Helfand Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services Amanda Helfand
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Resources at your fingertips. Don’t miss out!

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Have you ever visited the Virtual Career Center (VCC) in BentleyLink?  If you have not, you are missing out!  The Virtual Career Center is full of resources that are there to help you in every step of your job/internship search, 24/7.  Starting to write your resume?  Samples are there.  Need to write a cover letter?  Get some tips.  Getting called in for interviews?  Find practice questions for resume and behavioral based interview questions.  Got an offer?  Check out the Offer …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Services Melissa J. Sawyer
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