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Internships & International Students

This blog was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Natalia Castellanos ‘21 Exploring the world of internship opportunities as an international student is an exciting and challenging feat. Although competition for internship opportunities is high,  There are many valuable skills that you, as an international student, bring to employers. Here are some things to keep in…

ALPFA National Convention 2019

This blog was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Julian Parra ’20. From August 3rd to August 6th, I had the opportunity to participate in the 2019 ALPFA Convention in Nashville, Tennessee. At a high level, this weekend was filled with workshops about topics like wealth creation, professional development, and Latino representation in the workforce. Over…

IBM Summer Experience

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Julian Parra ’20. Hi! For those who may not know me, my name is Julian Parra and I am currently a senior here at Babson concentrating in Finance. On campus, besides being a Peer Career Ambassador at the Center for Career Development, I have been a…

First Year Fridays !

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Catherine Ferri ’21. One of the most essential skills students must develop in their early college years is professionalism. Suddenly, in the quick transition from high school to college, students begin applying for career-focused positions, like internships — and eventually jobs. Having experienced this seemingly overwhelming…

Career Expo as Underclassmen

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Aditya Agarwal ‘22 College is an exciting, yet anxious time for many first-year students. It is many students’ first time away from home, and while this may be a fun time, it is also the time to start developing a professional career. The largest professional event…

Career Expo

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Alex Rabell ‘21 Have you started thinking about what you will be doing next summer? Have you considered gaining experience in a career that interests you? It is a great idea, but how can you make it happen? The Career Expo! On Thursday, September 26th, 2019…

Your Network is your Net Worth: LinkedIn Edition

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Alex Martiros ‘21. Networking is one of the most important aspects of being in the business world. Communicating your experiences and qualifications is vital to obtaining the jobs of your choice. However, because of our current society and the role that technology plays, applications are currently…

PCAs: Who and What are They?

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Vivian Hsieh ‘20. Many students come to Peer Career Ambassadors (PCAs) for resume and cover letter help. However, PCAs do a lot more work behind the scenes that you may not know about. We encourage you to read more below to find out what kind of…

How to Prepare for my Internship

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Davele Zephyr ‘19. Sooo, word on the street is, you got a job! Congratulations! All that time spent on what I am sure was a long application and stressful interviews have paid off because you got the offer and now you are about to start working!…

Negotiating On Your Terms: How to Leverage Several Job Offers

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Rumeer Keshwani ‘20. After one has completed the job search and is at the point where they are receiving offers from the companies they are in the job process for, it can get stressful evaluating and knowing how to best utilize multiple job offers. You must…