Nordson BUILDS Scholarship Program

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Nordson Corporation Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life in the communities where we operate by improving educational outcomes that enable individuals to become self-sufficient, active participants in the community. The mission of Nordson BUILDS is to attract and develop a diverse, highly-skilled talent pool for careers in the manufacturing industry. Manufacturers need engineers, production technicians, financial analysts, IT specialists, accountants, salespeople, marketing and human resource professionals: all types of bright and talented people to succeed.

Scholarships ranging from …

By Rachid Macer
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Bentley Career Center

Westfield State University off campus job fair has been POSTPONED to April 4th. Stay tuned to CareerEdge Events page for updated attendee list and program flyer.

Talent Tuesday: Analytical

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What do we mean by Analytical? 

The Clifton StrengthsFinder results describe this talent theme as follows; “Your Analytical theme challenges other people: “Prove it. Show me why what you are claiming is true.” In the face of this kind of questioning some will find that their brilliant theories wither and die. For you, this is precisely the point. You do not necessarily want to destroy other people’s ideas, but you do insist that their theories be sound. You see yourself …

By Caroline Gervais
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How I Chose My Career in IT #mycareerstorymonday

Isabelle McDermott

Name: Isabelle McDermott

Class Year: 2018

Major: Computer Information Systems (CIS)

Position: Technology Associate (Entering the TechStart development program)

Company: Liberty Mutual

I started my IT career the summer after my sophomore year when I worked part-time as a technology consultant at a small IT company in Vermont (named Maple Leaf IT, how Vermont?). This allowed me to work in a more technical setting on physical computer hardware, offering me a hands on experience. Additionally, I gained a unique perspective …

By Caroline Gervais
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2018 Credit Suisse Women’s Mentor Program

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Are you a Sophomore interested in financial services and looking to jumpstart your career?

Applications are now open for the 2018 Women’s Top Talent Mentor Program on April 12 & 13. This highly selective, two day career development program gives outstanding female college sophomores the opportunity to learn more about the various divisions and summer internship programs at Credit Suisse. Participants will gain early access to Credit Suisse leaders, mentorship, networking, and an accelerated interview process for our junior year summer internship …

By MaryEllen Ryan
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