Summer 2022The Pulsifer Career Development Center is open for IN-PERSON business.  All appointments will be offered in-person or on-line and can be scheduled using  Handshake.   Please read all CareerEdge e-correspondence & your career coach emails for community updates and your career coach’s appointment and drop-in modality options.  Please email GA_UCD@Bentley.edu for questions. For the most updated career related Covid-19 information click here.

MarComm / Media

MarComm/Media is a career community focused on the fundamental, specialized and complex skills and techniques needed to successfully market an organization’s objectives to their customers and clients. This community will provide students exposure to functional areas such as sports and entertainment media/marketing, public relations, user interface design, advertising, event planning, market research, product marketing, social and new media, and the crafting of managerial and corporate messaging. The MarComm/Media community will provide opportunities for students to learn from and interact with local and national companies from various industries and dynamic agencies to navigate a successful career path in these disciplines.

Need a Free Podcast to Listen to? Check out The Backroom on Retail Dive

Many of you ask what should/can I do during the summer to complement a job, class or internship.  If you need an idea, check out The Backroom on Retaildive.com.  One can access the free podcasts directly from the home page by clicking on the podcast link in the navigation bar.  Most topics of conversation are from the retail world.  Most recent podcasts focus on the future of retail, wall street expectations for the industry, and interviews with c-suite leaders.  So …

By Paul Stanish
Paul Stanish Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center
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Benefits Of Regularly Checking Handshake

Handshake, Bentley’s hub for applying to jobs and messaging back recruiters, is a fantastic resource that everyone should be using. Below are some benefits that students can immediately experience from utilizing the platform regularly. 

Leave a good impression on employers!
By messaging back employers quickly, you might be able to secure a future position at your dream company. Not waiting too long to respond conveys interest!
Find incredible work opportunities. 
Handshake is constantly updating jobs and also recommending them based …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator
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Resumes Alone Are No Longer Enough — 4 Things Job Seekers Should Consider to Add to Their Applications

We live in the digital world, and that has affected every aspect of our lives — including the way we work and apply for jobs. Plus, the circumstances we’re now experiencing, from an ongoing pandemic to the Great Resignation, are transforming the hiring process in myriad ways.

Now, a resume alone won’t cut it when you’re trying to land that coveted role. While the job market is on the candidate’s side, you still need to find a way to stand out …

By Fairygodboss - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Top 3 Job Boards To Check Out

There are so many amazing resources if you are looking for a job, with popular websites that have incredible job boards being Indeed or Glassdoor. In fact, CareerEdge probably has the most comprehensive, relevant, and most recently updated jobs for Bentley students or graduates! Sometimes, though, we need to look elsewhere, so here are three awesome job boards to check out. 

Monster
Monster is such a good and extensive platform to find jobs. It is easy to search and filter …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator
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Vault Guides

Career Resources

Glassdoor

Search millions of jobs, get your own personalized salary estimate, read reviews on over 600,000 companies worldwide, browse all jobs …

Big Internship

Excellent website which posts full-time and part-time internship and temporary job postings from across the country for ALL MAJORS & …

VMock

Get your resume reviewed, any time, day or night on VMock, the PCDCs’s 24/7 on-line resume critiquing platform!

Being prepared to make a great first impression can be difficult these days – here’s how you can prepare to …
Vault Guide to Advertising Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Hospitality Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Public Relations Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Contact & Location

Phone
781.891.2165
Address

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.