So you got an offer… now what? #CareerToolThursday

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So your phone rings, and you receive the big news you’ve been waiting for: you’ve received the job or internship offer!

First off, congratulations! You should be incredibly proud of yourself, be sure to celebrate before delving into how to handle the offer. Receiving an offer is incredibly exciting, but I’m sure it prompts a TON of questions such as:

How should I evaluate an offer? What are the specific considerations that should be taken into account?
Should I negotiate? …

By Caroline Gervais
Caroline Gervais CareerEdge Colleague Caroline Gervais
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How I Chose My Career in Consulting #MyCareerStoryMonday

Tim Parsons

Name: Tim Parsons

Class Year: 2018

Major: Corporate Finance and Accounting

Position: Business Technology Analyst

Company: Deloitte Consulting

My first experience with Deloitte came as a junior. I was accepted into the Deloitte Consulting Externship program, which is a program open exclusively to Bentley students, where I worked with a team of fellow students to write a White Paper for Deloitte. Throughout the program, which ran the entirety of the spring 2017 semester, I became interested in and applied for …

By Caroline Gervais
Caroline Gervais CareerEdge Colleague Caroline Gervais
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Success in the City Applications are Now Open!

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BROADWAY, TIMES SQUARE, SOHO, THE VILLAGE, TRIBECA…There’s no place like New York City! But what’s it really like to work there? Undergraduate Career Services and the Center for Alumni, Parents and Friends have organized a one-day “employer blitz” for a select group of students. Come join the finance track or the creative engagement and marketing track and network with Bentley alumni at some of the most prestigious companies in NYC.

** FINANCE TRACK EMPLOYER VISITS INCLUDE: L’Oréal, KPMG and Highline Capital **

** MARKETING …

By Amanda Helfand
Amanda Helfand Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services Amanda Helfand
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What Action Verbs Should You Use on Your Resume?

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The bulk of content in your resume comes from the bullet points under each job title or leadership position. While the title of your previous 4 internships is important, the employer is more interested in what you exactly did through your organization or work experience. In order to perfectly capture your most valuable skills you should focus on what action verbs you choose to start your bullets with. Here is a list of 222 powerful action verbs to list in …

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani Freelance Blogger Yasmeen Alwani
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HIRE Love: Episode 2

Episode 2 is Now Live!

The latest installment of our NEW Career Services talk show, HIRE Love is now live! The first part of the episode features a panel discussion of the definition of workplace culture and its importance in determining your job satisfaction. In the second part, the advisors welcome Bentley’s own Professor Jim Pouliopoulos to discuss his take on the subject. Check out what the advisors have to say to “Bentley and Beyond” about the importance of workplace culture as a consideration in your …

By Caroline Gervais
Caroline Gervais CareerEdge Colleague Caroline Gervais
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