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Networking at Career Expo

It is finally here! The day you have been waiting for all summer…the career expo! While it may be exciting that you get to network with a bunch of professional adults, you need to do some preparation beforehand. No matter what your GPA is, the internships on your resume, or what startup you created, there…

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Expo as an Underclassmen

You have just started college or are in your second year and still adjusting to the college environment, trying to find your ‘ideal career path.’ Isn’t a career fair for those seeking internships and jobs in a particular industry and not for an underclassmen? Wrong! You can also take advantage of the career expo. In…

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Finance Internship and Industry

Finance Finance is a field that many want to work in. It gets a lot of attention from the media and will always be made out to be an elite job where people always wear suits, have high base salaries, and often work obscene hours. From those who want to do Financial Planning & Analysis…

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Forté Conferences Recap

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Shreya Shah ‘20 The Forté Foundation has recently partnered with Undergraduate Center for Career Development at Babson College to launch women into successful business careers and provide them with the tools to advance them into significant roles.The Forte’s Foundation, Rising Star Initiative provides Babson students an…

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The Little Things Do Matter

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Luke Martiros ‘21 In high school, we all worried about GPAs, high test scores and being a part of as many teams or clubs as possible. While we were focused on things we thought mattered, we were not aware of what we really should have been…

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Why “Bad” Internships Aren’t All That Bad

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Ji Hwan Kim ’18 Imagine working hard all school year to get that dream internship. You’ve gotten good grades to boost your GPA, gone to numerous CCD events, reviewed your resume a thousand times, and had your friend help with mock interviews. Now that you’ve arrived…

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5 Tips for your LinkedIn Profile!

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Rumeer Keshwani ’20 Hello Babson students! I am writing this quick LinkedIn guideline so that YOU can make sure that you are representing yourself professionally online. Everyone understands that social media is important. Well, employers fall into that category too. They turn to social media websites…

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Impact Investing- What Is It and How to Get Involved

Post by Jess Thevenoz ’17 When most people think of impact investing, they think that impacting good would mean taking a loss for every investment. As someone who concentrated in finance while at Babson, clearly we know that this does not make sense financially and is not a concept that will scale. As the industry grows,firms…

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Black Affinity Conference – Owning it: 360°

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Alexis Cohen ’19 Two weekends ago, in celebration of its 20th anniversary, current students, faculty and alum from around the country gathered for the Black Affinity Conference on Babson’s Wellesley and Boston campuses. With the theme of “Owning It: 360°”, the conference was filled with many…

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The Importance of Underclassmen Work Experience

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Luke Martiros ’21 As an underclassman starting my second semester at Babson College, I realize that I should start thinking about my personal career development more. However, I do not know what industry I want to pursue yet. When searching for internships, I try to look…