Author: Arline MacCormack

Arline MacCormack

Turn your Internship in to a Full Time Gig

Welcome back! I hope your winter break was restful, and productive. Whether you traveled, worked, took a class, or spent some time working on your start-up, breaks are a great time to reflect on what you have done and what you’d like to do next. The spring semester tends to be a flurry of activity.…

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Take Care of Yourself and Each Other

  Wow, it is December already. As we enter the season of cramming for final exams, sleeplessness, holidays, and overindulging try to remember to take care of yourself and each other. Our bodies and our minds need good healthy food, rest, and exercise to keep functioning at an optimal level. The last thing you want…

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Talking Turkey: Networking over Break

Talking Turkey: Networking over Break Where will you be for Thanksgiving and Winter Break?  Thanksgiving is a perfect time to practice networking skills and work on finding that summer internship.  Plan ahead, and schedule at least one career conversation for each break. Utilize our Alumni Network: Many alumni feel a strong connection to their Alma…

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Babson’s Externship Program Provides Job Shadow Opportunities

Welcome back! The Undergraduate Center for Career Development is bustling with activity, and we are thrilled to have our students back on campus and actively engaged in their Career Development process. I’d like to tell you a bit about one of our Experiential Education opportunities, our Externship Program. The Externship Program is designed with first-year…

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Great Tips for Students Finishing up their Internships

As August begins, I can’t help but think about summer drawing to a close, and our student interns completing their jobs. Before you finish your internship, check out this great article by Heather Finn from Hit the Ground Running: 5 People You Should have Lunch With . As the Associate Director of Experiential Programs one…

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CCD is Open All Summer, Stop By!

June is here and your Center for Career Development staff is busily tackling our summer projects and planning for the fall. We are here all summer so if you are on campus stop by, say hello, grab some candy, and let us know what you are up to. We have Career Advisors on call, and…

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Congratulations to our Fall 2013 Undergraduate Management Consulting Field Experience Teams!

As I reflect on the semester, I am grateful for the hard work and dedication exhibited by our 12 Management Consulting Field Experience (MCFE ) teams. You continue to amaze me with your thorough research, thoughtful recommendations, and professionalism. Thank you to our dedicated Graduate Student Project Leaders who managed these successful teams. I am…

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MCFE and You!

Why would YOU want to take our Management Consulting Field Experience (MCFE) course?  You have heard from your friends that it’s a lot of work, and sometimes you have a great team to work with, and sometimes the team dynamic can be a real challenge.  Your client may be  terrific, extremely responsive, involved, and love…

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