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One Step Ahead: Designing Your Own Business Card

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Sydney Huang (’20). You’ve heard it over and over: make sure you have a personal brand! This could mean anywhere from knowing your personal pitch to being mindful on how you are portraying yourself on social media. However, if you really want to make an impression,…

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What’s the Deal with Makeup in the Workplace?

After weeks of hard work and late night rehearsals, the long-awaited day had finally come. Accompanied by four teammates, we were on our way to the car to drive to Boston to compete in the National Association of Black Accountants’ (NABA) Case Competition. With a well-pressed suit, flawless makeup, and bold heels, I was confident…

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Choosing an Industry That is Right for You

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Alex Rabell (’21) Coming into college many students feel the pressure of having to decide which industry they would like to pursue their career in. In college, students many times get the impression that everyone knows what career they would like to pursue, but the truth…

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How to Search for Internships

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Disha Sethi (’20). Regardless of your class year, finding internships can be tough. It is an intensive process that requires a sufficient amount of time. However to be efficient and ensure that you land your dream summer internship, here are a few tips: 1. Research Research…

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5 Reasons to engage with CCD

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Disha Sethi (’20). Center for Career Development offers so many beneficial events and resources that are customized for each class year. Here are some reasons why you should engage with CCD: 1.      Explore your interests Do you have to know the specific job title and…

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How my Externship Jump-Started my Career Development

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Sydney Huang ’20. Applying for an externship my freshman year was one of the best choices I made at Babson. This seemingly small event served as a catalyst for my career development years to come by giving me a mentor, helping me assess what I want…

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Underclassmen Opportunities

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Alex Rabell ’21 This article is focused on first years and second years at Babson College. So you attended the career expo and other career events these past weeks and realized most companies do not offer internship opportunities for underclassmen. So what do you do? There…

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Etiquette Dinner

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Luke Martiros ’21 The day has come and you cannot believe it! PwC, your favorite company, is taking you out to dinner for the final round of interviews. It’s an Italian place, and you make the risky decision of ordering spaghetti. Seconds after your plate comes…

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CCD Corporate Sponsor Spotlight: Rx Advance – Platinum Level

If you are a Babson alum what year and program did you graduate from? Name: Liz Thomas, MSEL’16 Title:  Strategy Lead Why would a student want to work or intern at Rx Advance? RxAdvance is a fast-paced, goal-oriented company, committed to fostering employee growth and bringing innovation to the healthcare industry. What are some way(s)…