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Peer Career Ambassadors

What can I do with my business degree abroad?

This post was written by Peer Career Ambassador Jenny Hai ‘16 There are less than 100 days left in this semester. Graduation is looming and there are still no job prospects that truly hits the heart. “What are your plans after graduation?” asked all 286 relatives over winter break. While all my peers in finance…

Peer Career Ambassadors

How to Make 2016 the Best Year Yet

This post was written by Peer Career Ambassador Jaclyn Gaines ’16. Given that New Year’s resolutions can be a bit overwhelming, we all know that January is the official trial month of year, and that we don’t really have to start making progress on these promises until February – So, here we are. Now is…

Peer Career Ambassadors

Sending Follow Up Emails

This post was written by Shun Ping Huang ’17, CCD Peer Career Ambassador. Let’s say you met an amazing recruiter named Carol at the Internship Fair. You really hit it off – and need to know what to do next. You should send a follow-up email and this blog will tell you exactly how to…

Brenda Kostyk

First Years Not Afraid to Tackle Pressing Social Issues

The Hult Prize Foundation is a start-up accelerator for budding young social entrepreneurs emerging from the world’s universities.  It is the largest student competition for social good.  The annual, year-long competition crowd-sources ideas from students after challenging them to solve a pressing social issue around topics such as food security, water access, energy, and education. Winners receive $1million in…

Donna Sosnowski

Internship Fair – What’s In It for ME?

What are you doing this summer?  Have you considered gaining experience in a career that interests you?  Or trying something new?  It’s a great idea, but how can you make it happen? This Thursday, February 4th, CCD is hosting our annual Internship Fair.  Where else can you meet 40+ companies in a few hours?  When…

Peer Career Ambassadors

What I Wish I Knew Freshman Year…

This post was written by Peer Career Ambassador Jaclyn Gaines ’16. Coming back to Babson after winter break as a second semester senior has evoked a lot of mixed feelings for me. While I am excited for what is ahead after graduation and beyond, I can’t help but feel a bit melancholy about leaving Babson…

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.…

Brenda Kostyk

Might Summer be The Right Time?

With the coldest temps of the season (so far!) hitting us on campus last week, and torrential rains starting off this week, it’s the perfect time to start thinking of the warmer, sunnier months.  Wherever you are this winter break, I hope you are catching up on some well-deserved sleep, time with family and friends,…