Undergraduate Blog / Tag: Careers

Congressional Internship? Why Not?

A career in government, just the career path that every Babson student wants to pursue, right?… Not quite. Throughout my internship search and even during my internship, I quickly learned how unpopular a career in government and the public sector was among Babson students. Most of my classmates would rather lead a fruitful career in…

Caroline Hayes

“Decide what you want to do, and go for it” – Adam Klazmer ’10

This blog post was written by Adam Klazmer ’10 “Growing up with parents who both ran their own businesses, I always knew that I wanted to work in the business world. I spent my summers doing leasing and property management for a real estate company in Philly starting at 16. After graduating from Babson in…

Donna Sosnowski

Parents; Top 10 ways to engage your student in career planning this fall

Your students are on campus.  While returning students acknowledge the end of summer, new students ponder about college life. Seniors begin to contemplate life after college, while parents of seniors wonder what the future holds for their burgeoning professionals. Help your college student with college to career planning by listening. Be open to ideas and…

Not Goodbye, But See You Later

As I wrapped up my last day on the internship, I had many memories and experiences flash in my head throughout the day. It seemed as though that just yesterday, I was the “new kid” having to be taught how to do everything. Now, I was finishing up my last memorandum for the Congressman regarding…

D Coley

Best Tools for your Internship

When you land your internship the hard work isn’t over, it’s just beginning. Here are a few tools that I’ve found incredibly useful in helping me work quicker and smarter at my internship (and best of all, they are free!) Facebook Messenger Facebook messenger is great when communicating with other interns. Companies typically use internal…

Caroline Hayes

Tune-in now to Credit Suisse

It’s hard to believe the recruiting season is about to start for students as you are just finishing up your internships!  I hope that students have had great experiences this summer, filled with lots of learning and building new relationships with colleagues, mentors and leaders. Please take some time to enjoy the last few weeks…

Brenda Kostyk

Playing In Your Own Back Yard

I so enjoyed meeting up with so many of you at CCD’s Summer Meet Up at Dillon’s in Back Bay  — a terrific gathering of Babson undergrads interning in the Boston area, along with some recent alums.  I reveled in your energy and enthusiasm and the pure joy of connecting with one another off campus on a beautiful…

Brandon Schwartz

The Dangers of Going Social

Since the introduction of Facebook in 2004, social media has revolutionized the way business is done, people communicate, and the way we live. The introduction of other social media utilities such as Twitter and Instagram have only added onto how billions of users from around the world interact with one another; however, as individual users…

Jaime Doherty

Babson’s Undergraduate Fall 2015 Recruiting Season is OPEN!

The Babson Undergraduate Center for Career Development is pleased to announce our 2015 Fall Recruiting Season programs and offerings are now available!  We have a great lineup of events planned for the Fall season and hope you will join us to build your brand on-campus and identify talent for your organization. 2015-2016 EMPLOYER SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM…

Michelle Lederhos

Make the Most of your Summer Internship

Most likely you spent a lot of time leading up to the summer applying for summer internships… including resume critiques, cover letter writing, interviewing networking events, and more… hopefully your hard work paid off and you are preparing to start your summer internship experience. It is one thing to show up to work each day,…