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.

Non-Profit/Public Policy

As a member of the Non-Profit/Public Policy career community, you will learn about many organizations and sectors of the job market: federal, state and local governments, nonprofit organizations (small, mid-sized, and large) and private-sector corporations. This Career Community will give you the opportunity to hear representatives from businesses, nonprofit and non-governmental organizations, interest groups, and academic & legal experts to discover how you can apply your business knowledge, skills, and passion to pursue an impactful and fulfilling career.

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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Career Toolkit Series: Covering Cover Letters

Week 2:  Cover Letter Writing

Customize your cover letter to prove you have the skills, interests, and knowledge that align with the internship/full-time opportunity.
Believe it or not, a cover letter is really not all about you, but rather about the employer.
Make your cover letter an enjoyable read, but not a novel, or your life story! Remember recruiters read a lot of cover letters and it’s a wonderful moment when they come across a well written one!
Address …

By Colleen Murphy
Colleen Murphy Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center
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Career Toolkit Series: Week 1: RESUME TIPS

Resume Tips:

Highlight your internships that are relevant to an industry of interest.
If you’ve gained knowledge from a class you’re enrolled in, or completed, and it’s relevant to the job you’re applying for, list and describe the class
Unpaid internships and jobs that helped you strengthen or develop new skills, should be listed
Be results oriented on your resume.
If you increased sales, don’t hold back telling the story; share that percentage!
Review your resume, and then review it …

By Colleen Murphy
Colleen Murphy Senior Associate Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center
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Vault Guides

Vault Guide to Case Interviews, Ninth Edition

Case interviews are a crucial part of the hiring process in the consulting industry. Designed to test an applicant’s knowledge …

Vault Guide to Top Internships, 2021 Edition

The Vault Guide to Top Internships rates more than 100 internship programs. Based on a survey of approxiomately 11,000 interns, …

Vault Guide to Behavioral Interviews

The Vault Guide to Behavioral Interviews contains essential tips for preparing for and acing behavioral interview questions. These questions (which …

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 Nonprofit Jobs, Third Edition

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

So You Want To Go To Grad School?

Thinking about grad school? Check out our guide of the top things to keep in mind!

Vault Guide to Case Interviews, Ninth Edition

Case interviews are a crucial part of the hiring process in the consulting industry. Designed to test an applicant’s knowledge …

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.