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Undergraduate Professional Accelerator Fund

My Learnings from Tech Inclusion

Post by Yulkendy Valdez ’17 There is something about the tech industry—beyond its appetite for innovation and highly-intelligent people that are always searching for the next big thing—that appeal to me. The tech sector is always daring to change, faster than its counterparts, both internally and externally. Attending Tech Inclusion in San Francisco helped me…

Jaime Doherty

Babson College Spring 2017 Undergraduate Recruiting Programs Now Available

The Babson Undergraduate Center for Career Development is pleased to announce our 2017 Spring Recruiting Season programs and offerings are now available! We invite you to join us to build your brand on-campus and identify talent for your organization. As I am sure you have seen, we have been busy integrating Handshake as our new recruiting platform…

Peer Career Ambassadors

Advice for Class of 2019

This blog was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Gyda Sumadi ’18 Hey there Class of 2019, this blog post is directed specifically at you! I want to share my recruiting story with you all… This semester, I decided to be BOLD and sign up for a full class load while simultaneously working 25 hours a week,…

Peer Career Ambassadors

Managing Your Applications

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Shun Ping Huang ’17. As Babson students, applying to one internship or job application is never enough; we like to apply to multiple opportunities. How do you keep track of all the opportunities you apply to? Most job boards, like Career Connections, keep a record of…

Babson San Francisco

SF Ugrad Alumni Spotlight: Allan Nudelman ’17

“I attained a newfound interest in technology and I am now looking to get into tech as a career path.” Allan participated in the Semester in San Francisco program during Spring ’16. >> Why did you decide to study in San Francisco? I wanted to get away and study somewhere different, but I didn’t want…

Peer Career Ambassadors

Stay in Touch!

I’m sure by now, you have come across several people in your academic, personal, and professional lives who have in some way had an impact on you. Whether that person was your mentor, a peer, a passerby, whoever that person may have been, they impacted you in some way that prompted you to write down…

Jennifer Eng

Politics and Culture Abroad

Keeping up with events on campus is a tedious task involving piecing together Facebook posts, chats from friends, and Snapstories to have some hope of a fuller picture of what is going on. One issue in particular has stood out to me from the influx of posts from my fellow classmates and even alumni: the…

Peer Career Ambassadors

Networking: Mistakes you Don’t Know You’re Making

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Stela Maksutaj (’17). Networking (ˈnetˌwərk): socioeconomic business activity by which business people and entrepreneurs meet to form business relationships and to recognize, create, or act upon business opportunities, share information and seek potential partners for ventures. How intimidating! The word networking itself is off putting to some…

Peer Career Ambassadors

Three Ways to Jumpstart Your Career

This post was written by Peer Career Ambassador Owen Shea ’17. Here are three ways you can jumpstart your career: Explore interests How will someone know if they find something interesting? You have to try it out! Clubs, organizations, and events on campus are three effective ways to explore your interests (or even develop them).…