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Connections! Babson Boston Connect & Industry Treks!

You have heard it before…. Networking is one of the most effective strategies for learning more about a career field path and finding an internship or job.  CCD provides students many opportunities for students to not only practice networking, but NETWORK!  Two signature programs for students to take advantage of are just around the corner, the Connect Events and Industry Treks.

Make the most of these events- a couple local highlighted below:

Boston Connect Event:
Join CCD to connect and network with local alumni and employers in the Boston area!
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Location: Acquia, 53 State Street, 10th Floor, Boston, MA

The Centers for Career Development invite undergraduate and graduate students to connect, network, and engage with alumni and employer partners in the greater Boston area representing a variety of industries. Hear welcoming Remarks by Phil Knutel, VP & CIO, Babson College followed by an Informal conversation between Tom Erickson, CEO of Acquia, Elyse Winer, VP of Marketing for LoseIt!.  Then attend a CAREER NETWORKING SESSION representing ALL industries (list in Career Connections).  $10 fee for students… transportation provided (first come, first serve)

To register for this event, use the following link: UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS: http://bit.ly/bosconnectugrad

Application OPEN!  Boston UG Consulting Trek:

Attention: Juniors and sophomores interested in Consulting!  Join me on the Fall 2015 Boston Consulting Trek on Friday, December 4, 2015. CCD organizes this trek for underclassmen to visit Innosight, Fidelity Business Consulting, Quintiles Consulting to learn more about the industry, company and what it takes to success in the line of work. Interested and eligible candidates should review details and apply for the Boston Consulting Trek by 11/5 in Babson Career Connections.
For the full list of Connect Events & Industry Treks, visit Babson Career Connections!  See you there!