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Networking Over Thanksgiving Break

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Pranjal Joshi (’19) Even though Thanksgiving is a great break from campus, academics and other responsibilities, it’s not a break from networking. It’s often that networking is done only when someone is looking for a job or an internship. This Thanksgiving why not send cards to…

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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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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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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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Accounting Career Path

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Vivian Hsieh ’20 The recruitment season for the Accounting industry has arrived! As a PCA who has gone through the entire process last year as a sophomore, I would like to share some of my personal tips that have helped me to secure an internship for…

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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)…

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Recruitment Tips

As recruitment season is in full swing, here are some tips and tricks to keep in mind so you can set your best foot forward.   First Impressions matter! Watch your body language. Stand up straight, make eye contact, and show genuine interest. Do not ask scripted questions and then look around the room as…

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Consulting Career Path

Consulting Professionals are hired in order to provide an honest third-party point of view of a problem and then strategize on how to improve the performance of the organization. Consultants specialize in specific industry verticals and typically work for Consulting Firms or institutions that offer consulting services (Example: EY Advisory & Deloitte). Consulting is a…