Graduate Blog / Author: Lily Awad

What’s the Story?

By Contributing Bloggers and Babson College Speech Consultants: Rick Sherburne, Betsy Komjathy and Sharon Sinnott The Babson College Speech Center assists with communication coaching for the Babson community. Our consultants help to create effective, individual and team presentations, venture pitches, and assists with interpersonal interview prep. We have worked with thousands of students who have…

Preparing for Interviews & Closing the Deal – A Recruiter’s Perspective

Jane O’Neil is Vice President of Recruiting at Arnold Worldwide and a current member of Graduate CCD’s Employer Advisory Board. Jane is dedicated to the candidate experience and involved in the full cycle of recruiting. Her talent acquisition expertise encompasses nearly all agency functions, from marketing and strategy, to project management and integrated production. She…

Four Tips on Creating a Stellar Networking Strategy this Holiday Season

With over 43,000 alumni (half of whom are graduate alumni) in over 125 countries it would be impossible for a Babson student not to find the “right” people to network with. And as you head into the winter break there is no better time than now to work closely with Grad CCD on cultivating an…

What’s in an Interview? Advice on Nailing it from Babson’s Experts

Among Babson’s chest of treasures are five gems: the Interview Coaches at Grad CCD. These interview coaches are seasoned executives with, collectively, hundreds of years of experience in the health care, chemicals, electrical, supply chain, and financial services industries, to name a few. They are also available to meet with graduate students to help fine…

How to Land Your Dream Job: Insights From Startup & Tech Recruiters

On Wednesday July 18th, career services professionals from the MBA/MS Boston Career Consortium* gathered for their annual Professional Development day hosted by the F.W. Olin School of Business at Babson College. Forty career development professionals were in attendance, including Babson’s Graduate CCD Staff.  As with past years, one highlight of this event is the opportunity…

Post-Grad Options for International Graduate Students

For international students who wish to stay in the U.S. after graduation, the climate seems tough but you have options. Please consult some of the programs listed below and reach out for more information! Post-Graduate Consulting Fellowship: Work with a local small business during your OPT on a part-time basis. Projects are offered for a…

An International Alum’s Patient Quest to Landing a Job in the U.S.

Srihari Balasubramanian is an alum of the two year MBA class of 2016. Originally from India with a background in engineering, Srihari has experience as a project manager in Europe and in corporate development for a manufacturing firm in India. Currently, Srihari works in Corporate Development for a Medical Device company in Pennsylvania. Srihari shares…

Building a Career in the Americas: A Venezuelan in Toronto by Way of Babson

Maria Cristina Cruz graduated from Babson College’s Two Year MBA program in 2015. As a student from Venezuela, she understood there would be many challenges to finding a job in the U.S. Through hard work, early preparation, and the right networking approach she was able to land a job in the U.S. Although she did not…

Babson MBAs Take Miami by Storm

This year, two MBA students were awarded the Graduate Affinity Scholarship to participate in the annual Miami Treks and Connect event.  Pedro Dorta (MBA’18) and Eduardo Patitucci Saieh (MBA’17) share their impressions of the events in a two part blog. If you are interested in learning more about the Babson Miami Treks or the Graduate…