These 6 Preliminary Interview Questions Determine Whether You Make it to the Next Round

 

In today’s intense hiring world, many employers deploy pre-screening steps before inviting candidates for longer interviews. When a candidate’s cover letter and resume are appealing to the recruiter, they are usually asked to participate in a preliminary interview or

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Featured Events (November 30 – December 7)

A collection of CSE Recommended Events happening the week of November 30 – December 7. Read your CSE Newsletter every Thursday evening to learn more about upcoming events, and check out the events section of CSE Connect to see what …

By Career Strategies and Engagement (CSE)
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Here’s the Scoop: How to Make the Most of Your CSE Connect Alerts

We’ve been sending out “The CSE Connect Scoop” every Tuesday and you’ve been reading it – hooray! But are you making the most of it?

Take 30 seconds to customize your alerts and you’ll receive content that is tailored to your …

By Rachel Wasdyke
Rachel Wasdyke Director, Corporate Engagement & Strategic Communications Rachel Wasdyke
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Exactly How to Respond to a Job Offer via Email (With Examples)

If that job offer you just got signals a happy end to your search, you might immediately want to text all your friends, pop the bubbly, and cue the imaginary marching band to mark the sheer magnitude of this moment. …

By Lily Zhang - The Muse
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Behind the CSE Scenes: From Iowa to the International Business School with Career Coach Marcia Katz

In our “Behind the CSE Scenes” blog series, we take a closer look at the people, projects and events that make the CSE special. Today, we chat with Director of Career Development & Alumni Engagement Marcia Katz about having the …

By Rachel Wasdyke
Rachel Wasdyke Director, Corporate Engagement & Strategic Communications Rachel Wasdyke
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How to Navigate Interviews as an International Candidate

In advance of CSE’s November 19th workshop “Navigating Job Search as an International Candidate,” we’re resharing the blog post “How to Navigate Interviews as an International Candidate,” originally published on CSE Connect April 15, 2021. Not registered for the event?

By Sonia Liang
Sonia Liang Associate Director, Career Strategies Center MSBA Career Coach Sonia Liang
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Behind the CSE Scenes: Alumni Speaker Series Q&A

Engagement staffer AnaPaula Gomes shares inside insights about our popular Alumni Speaker Series in the following Q&A! Visit the Alumni Speaker & Panels section of CSE Connect to register for our next Alumni Speaker Series event.

Describe Brandeis International Business …

By Rachel Wasdyke
Rachel Wasdyke Director, Corporate Engagement & Strategic Communications Rachel Wasdyke
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The 8 Negotiation Skills You Need—Whether You’re Job Searching or Not

Let’s say you’re conducting a job search and aiming for an annual salary of $100,000, but a company you’ve interviewed with offers you $87,000. You could grudgingly accept it, walk away, or try to negotiate.

You decide to negotiate and …

By Lisa Rabasca Roepe - The Muse
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Navigate Workmaze | CSE Resource of the Month Series

Are you finding that researching companies and keeping up with their recruitment schemes and deadlines is tedious and time-consuming? 

Use Workmaze to keep track of everything recruitment!

Workmaze consists of…

Two recruitment guides: one for Specialty Masters students and one …

By Riya Mandhana
Riya Mandhana CSE Career Captain Riya Mandhana
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Who’s Your Morrie? The Importance of Mentorship and How to Find a Good Mentor!

At the CSE, we’re constantly stressing the importance of mentorship. A good mentor can help you think strategically about your career trajectory, navigate tricky business situations and build confidence. A good mentor may also develop into a great friend and …

By Rachel Wasdyke
Rachel Wasdyke Director, Corporate Engagement & Strategic Communications Rachel Wasdyke
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