My Career Story Monday: Kirsten Dionne (’20, Accounting and Health & Industry LSM)

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                                                                                   Name: Kirsten Dionne

Class Year: 2020

Major: Accounting and LSM in Health & Industry

Position: Accounting Intern

Company: Liberty Mutual

 Can you describe your career path for me? 

During high school I worked in a restaurant bussing tables and I worked really hard in school so that I could have the opportunity to attend a school like Bentley. I spent the summers going into my freshman, sophomore, and junior year waitressing at the same restaurant. This past summer I had …

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Navigating the Interview: Key Stories to Talk About

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Behavioral interviews are always a big part of the interview process – whether it is all behavioral or paired with a case study, it will undoubtedly be a main section. Many behavioral questions are targeted to get a better understanding of who you are and your past experiences. They are often formatted in a “tell me a time when” manner and focused around key topics.  As mentioned in previous blog posts, the best way to answer these types of questions involve …

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Mentorship: Who and What to Look For 

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Finding a trusted and invested mentor is incredibly important when it comes to professional development. I can say from experience that you learn a lot from other individuals whether they be one or ten years older than you. 

Nevertheless, it can be quite intimidating and a bit confusing to find a mentor that is right for you. Here are some tips and pointers to help you identify what to look for when finding mentors that are invested in your career …

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#HIRED is Back in Action!

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Were you #HIRED?! 

This Career Services blog and photo series is intended to highlight students who landed either full time or internship positions for this upcoming academic year, summer, or next year. We encourage you to reach out to the Career Services office to let us know if you have been #HIRED to be featured on the website.

Just email the CareerEdge Manager, Rachel Linehan, at linehan_rach@bentley.edu with a professional head shot and the following information filled out to be …

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VMOCK: The Fastest and Easiest Way to Get Your Resume Refreshed

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Does your resume need a little TLC or even a bit of updating? If you’re questioning it than it probably is ready for a refresh. VMock is the new way that you can get your resume checked with instant feedback in just seconds.

What is VMock? 

Vmock is an online-resume review tool available for all Bentley students. It’s tailored to Bentley specific resume style and has input from the career advisors themselves! 

How does it work?

The process is simple …

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