Bentley University strives to make web content accessible to all users. If you are having difficulty accessing information and need this content in an alternate format, please contact The Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center at 781-891-2165 or GA_UCD@Bentley.edu.

Professional Sales

The Professional Sales career community is focused on the fundamental, specialized and complex skills and techniques needed to successfully manage an organization’s sales objectives to their customers and clients. This community will provide students exposure to various sales functional areas such as sports and entertainment, technology, medical services,  Biotechnology, products and services, financial services and much more.  The Professional Sales community will provide opportunities for students to learn from and interact with local and national companies from various industries to navigate a successful career path in these disciplines.

 

 

 

5 Career Goals for the New Year

Oftentimes, we place our professional development at the bottom of our priority list. This year, take a moment to think about what you would like to achieve in terms of your career. Setting specific, measurable, attainable, relevant, and timely (SMART) goals at the beginning of the year will increase your chances of actually achieving your goals. Not sure what a career-related goal could look like? Here’s a few examples!

By Hailey Jennato
Hailey Jennato Creative Graphic Designer
Read more »

Interview Mistakes to Avoid

There are many ways to prepare for interviews, and one way to do so is to know what the most common mistakes are. Knowing these will allow you to know what to avoid and how to prevent the mistakes before going into the interview.

Not Doing Research Beforehand

It is important to come to an interview knowing specific information about the company. Not doing research beforehand will negatively affect your performance. You should be able to relate some of the …

By Julia Brockney
Julia Brockney CareerEdge Colleague Manager
Read more »

3 Essential Differences Between a Resume and a LinkedIn Profile

You’ve likely heard that your resume and LinkedIn profile should mimic each other.

For instance, the position titles and years you held them should be the same on both mediums. If they don’t correspond, employers will wonder if you’re hiding something or are just careless.

But your resume and LinkedIn profile shouldn’t just be copied-and-pasted versions of each other either. Instead, three major components make your resume and LinkedIn profile different.

A LinkedIn profile gives you space to construct your …

By Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
Read more »

Resources to Help You Apply to Law School

Are you considering applying to law school? There are many resources available on the CareerEdge website for students considering going to law school. Some recourses include  a comprehensive checklist that will guide students through the process application process, some tips and tricks to help prepare for the LSAT as well as many more tools to help ease the burden of this stressful process.

Check out some of these recourses linked below.

Applying to Law School Navigating the Process Checklist

Your Journey …

By Mirabelle Jean Louis
Mirabelle Jean Louis Structured Content Creator
Read more »

Sidebar

Vault Guides

Vault Guide to Sales 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 Behavioral Interviews

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

Vault Guide to Entrepreneurial Jobs, Second Edition

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

Career Resources

Highered – EMFD

View THOUSANDS of INTERNATIONAL JOB POSTINGS on Bentley’s Global Platform of The European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) Global Network …

O*Net

Welcome to your tool for career exploration and job analysis! O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work …

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
M 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm (In Person)
T 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm (In Person)
6:00pm - 7:00pm (Virtual)
W 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm (In Person)
6:00pm - 7:00pm (Virtual)
TH 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm (In Person)
F 8:30am-4:30pm 1:00pm-3:00pm (In Person)

Visit our Staff Page to see Career Community Coach’s Individual Drop-In Hours for JUNIORS & SENIORS.