Peer Career Ambassadors

What the heck am I going to talk to a Director about?

This post was written by Jacob Vick ’15, CCD Peer Career Ambassador. It’s been a message that has been hammered into me through my school, faculty, family, and friends; networking is important. But there will come a point where you say “okay I’m sold….but what am I going to talk to them about?” Now my…

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Peer Career Ambassadors

My Tan Has Faded… Now What?

This post was written by Jaclyn Gaines ’16, CCD Peer Career Ambassador. So it has been two weeks since we returned to Babson from Spring Break. We exchanged warm sunshine for cooler New England temperatures. We left sandy beaches to head to classrooms. And, our tans slowly faded as reality struck that the semester is…

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Rahul Daryanani

Looking Back

With only 30 days until graduation, time seems to be flying by even faster than before. The past four years at Babson have been, to the say least, eventful. My time here has been fun, energetic, interesting, rigorous, and rewarding. As I think about what’s in store after college for me, I realize that I…

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Brenda Kostyk

ENTREPRENEURS — April is Here . . . The Time is Now!

Interested in launching your own business or working for a start-up?  APRIL APPLICATION DEADLINES ARE FAST APPROACHING! TONIGHT @ MIDNIGHT, March 28 Junior and Senior Trek to Cambridge Innovation Center – On April 11, CCD will take a small group of juniors and seniors to the Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) – one of the most heralded entrepreneurial ecosystems in…

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Brenda Kostyk

Partnerships between CCD and Student Organizations – A Winning Combination!

This blog was written by Babson Student, Arjun Murthy ’15 My name is Arjun Murthy, and I’m a member of Delta Sigma Pi, a professional business fraternity here at Babson. Recently, our organization hosted a “professional boot camp” to help participants better prepare themselves for the professional world and last week’s Internship Fair, organized by…

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Brenda Kostyk

The Eye of the Storm

Without a doubt, you have landed in the eye of the storm.  No, I am not referring to today’s forecasted snow fall of 8-12”.  I am talking about the flurry of entrepreneurial opportunity that’s piling up on your doorstep. Interested in Working for a Start-Up This Summer? CCD’s Internship Fair is the perfect place to…

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Brenda Kostyk

Start Where the Start-Ups Start — Apply Now to CIC’s Full-Time Associate Position!

Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) was launched in 1999 with a vision and a simple idea – “Startups make the world much better. We can help them by setting up and managing their office for them so they can focus on their business.” (cic.us)   Since then, over 1400 companies have launched their ideas in CIC’s…

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Caroline Hayes

Starting your career in Sales & Technology can lead to endless opportunities

In December, a few members of the CCD team were fortunate enough to have lunch with representatives from Oracle Direct. During this lunch meeting, we learned about the opportunity for an undergraduate senior to launch their career with the Business Development Consultant Program with Oracle.  The 2 year program guarantees to train you and give…

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Brenda Kostyk

Spring is Here, Employers are Lining Up . . . Polish Your Brand!

Spring semester is here and CCD is ready with a robust calendar of career events and opportunities just for you, including our Career Boot Camp on 1/31 and Internship Fair on 2/6.  As you polish your resume and LI profile, dig that iron out from under your bed, make an appointment with your hair stylist,…

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Brenda Kostyk

The BIG “E” – Big Company Entrepreneurship

So far this semester, I’ve blogged on a variety of topics related to new ventures.  For those who aren’t interested (or at least not yet!) in launching their own gig; there are boundless entrepreneurial opportunities within existing ventures, such as start-ups, small businesses, or large companies.  To start, let’s talk about the BIG “E” —  Big…

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