Ahoy Captains! Student Blog

Original blog posts from our student team, the CSE Career Captains!

Interested in companies committed to diversity?

Your future employer’s commitment to diversity is very important. Companies that have a strong DEI (diversity, equity, and inclusion) program are in line with the current trends and evolution in our society. They are progressive, innovative, and forward-looking compared to …

By Chisomo Billy
Chisomo Billy Junior Career Captain Chisomo Billy
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5 Tips for Using GoinGlobal | CSE Resource of the Month Series

GoinGlobal consists of… Career-related resources for job and internship search in 36 countries and 50 US and Canadian cities, along with H1B (US) employer information and country-specific resume and cover letter templates.

The best time to use GoinGlobal is when …

By Ruchi Shrivastava
Ruchi Shrivastava Junior Career Captain Ruchi Shrivastava
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Offer negotiation and other guidelines for full-time job search

When you start getting your first full time job offers, you might not always think about negotiating the offer(s) you received. But it is essential!

The question is how do you go about it?

There are typically two stages of …

By Riya Mandhana
Riya Mandhana Junior Career Captain Riya Mandhana
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Translating Student Leadership Skills into Successful Interviews

Being a student leader, whether it be through club leadership positions or on campus employment opportunities, equips you with so many transferable skills that you can learn to leverage in job interviews. Being able to effectively translate your student leadership …

By Yvette Smith
Yvette Smith CSE Research Assistant, Former Senior Career Captain Yvette Smith
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Inside Perspectives From Data Science at McKinsey

Brandeis International Business School’s MSBA career coach, Sonia Liang, recently had the opportunity to catch up with recent graduate Ziyu Tang ‘21. Ziyu started working as a data scientist at McKinsey earlier this year. She was awarded the Excellence and …

By Robert Banks
Robert Banks Former Career Captain Robert Banks
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Navigating the Finance Industry by Hitesh Sharma MSF’21

Original Career Captain article by MSF’21 Hitesh Sharma, assisted by fellow MSF’21 Career Captain, Jay Pankaj Joshi, and MSF Career Coach, Jennifer Voldins.

Finance is a dynamic industry. You need to be constantly updated with the current political news, market …

By Career Strategies and Engagement (CSE)
Career Strategies and Engagement (CSE) Career Strategies and Engagement (CSE)
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Behind the Scenes | The CSE Newsletter

The newsletter is a carefully curated collection of events, jobs, internships and programs put together for International Business School Students by the Career Strategies and Engagement Center.  Two Senior Career Captains, Kim Milando and Hannah Davis, will delve into the …

By Natalie Warila
Natalie Warila Senior Coordinator, Career Strategies Natalie Warila
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