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Your Network is your Net Worth: LinkedIn Edition

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Alex Martiros ‘21. Networking is one of the most important aspects of being in the business world. Communicating your experiences and qualifications is vital to obtaining the jobs of your choice. However, because of our current society and the role that technology plays, applications are currently…

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How to Prepare for my Internship

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Davele Zephyr ‘19. Sooo, word on the street is, you got a job! Congratulations! All that time spent on what I am sure was a long application and stressful interviews have paid off because you got the offer and now you are about to start working!…

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Negotiating On Your Terms: How to Leverage Several Job Offers

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Rumeer Keshwani ‘20. After one has completed the job search and is at the point where they are receiving offers from the companies they are in the job process for, it can get stressful evaluating and knowing how to best utilize multiple job offers. You must…

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The Key to Success: Business Cards

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Luke Martiros ‘21. The business card: a simple tool to provide information and communicate who you are. If you get a job at a well-established company, you may receive business cards that have your position, name, and contact information. Unless you are in the design department,…

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The Search of the Century

Searching for an internship or planning ahead? Don’t lose hope just yet, as there are tons of opportunities out there. It’s never too late! Planning ahead? You’d be surprised at the amount of time and effort a successful internship search can take. Just as it’s never too late, it’s also never too early! List it…

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Which Job Offer Should I Accept?

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Julian Parra ‘20. Throughout the semester, you checked off all the boxes on your career development to-do list: went to CCD to refine your resume and LinkedIn profile, reached out to alumni, applied to the positions you wanted, prepared for your interview, and you made good…

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Introducing CareerBeam

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Vivian Hsieh ’20. Most students at Babson are relatively familiar with Handshake, the platform that has thousands of job postings available for all class years. However, there is another resource that is incredibly helpful and should be utilized when you are preparing for your job or…

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How to Prepare for Last-Minute Interviews

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Alex Martiros ‘21. A call or email comes through your inbox from an employer for a job you’ve been waiting to hear back from for weeks. The message is that you’ve been given the opportunity to interview with this company within the next week. If you…

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The Art of Following Up

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Pranjal Joshi ‘19. Hopefully, some of you had the opportunity to visit our Spring Career Fair and meet Babson alumni and other recruiters! Although this is an essential first step, we encourage you to keep in touch with those you met to further develop your professional…

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SPRING Career Fair – Thursday, February 28th – Don’t Miss It!

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Shreya Shah ’20. The Spring Career Fair is just around the corner. It will take place this Thursday, February 28th from 2-5pm at the PepsiCo Pavillion (Webster Center). There is no registration required and all students are welcome to drop in anytime. In preparation for the…