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The 50 Best Companies to Grow your Career, from LinkedIn

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Lists and rankings of companies are ubiquitous these days. From the Fortune 500 to the Inc 5000, there are published company lists for many different types of rankings.  At the CSE we really like this brand new list from LinkedIn:

By Frank Fessenden
Frank Fessenden Executive Director Frank Fessenden
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Feeling Zoom Fatigue? You’re Not Alone!

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Zoom fatigue is a topic of conversation practically everywhere. While some of us begin easing our way back into classrooms and offices, others have a way to go. And even post-pandemic, portions of the virtual world are likely here to …

By Marcia Katz
Marcia Katz Director, Career Development and Alumni Engagement Marcia Katz
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Featured Events (May 3 – May 7)

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A collection of CSE Recommended Events happening the week of May 3. 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 else is happening …

By Career Strategies and Engagement (CSE)
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So You Want a Job in Finance? Develop Your Soft Skills!

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In the finance industry, “soft” skills are as important as “hard” skills and are highly sought by employers. Soft skills encompass a wide variety of personal attributes including integrity, creative thinking, positive attitude, grit, time management, empathy, curiosity and effective …

By Jennifer Voldins
Jennifer Voldins Associate Director, Career Strategies MSF Career Coach Jennifer Voldins
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Important CSE Update: The Internship Awards Application Deadline Has Been Extended!

Important CSE Update: The Internship Awards Application Deadline Has Been Extended!

Good news for students pursuing summer internships – the Internship Awards application deadline has been extended until May 31st!

As a reminder, the Brandeis International Business School Internship Awards Program consists of funding from the Dean’s Office, donors, Centers & …

By Career Strategies and Engagement (CSE)
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Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile with these Expert Tips

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Would you like some simple steps for creating a great LinkedIn profile? Jeremy and Omar, The LinkedIn Guys, worked at LinkedIn and constantly research the most effective ways to be found by recruiters on LinkedIn.

Check out their new article, …

By Julie Miller
Julie Miller Director, Career Strategies Center Julie Miller
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How to Navigate Interviews as An International Candidate

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You just got a call or an email from a recruiter: you’re invited to an interview.

You’re excited but also nervous at the same time. How am I going to talk about my status as an international candidate? 

The most …

By Sonia Liang
Sonia Liang Associate Director, Career Strategies Center MSBA Career Coach Sonia Liang
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EY: an In-depth Breakdown

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If you’re thinking about careers in consulting or finance, you may be thinking about EY. To get an idea of EY’s business areas and career paths, a good place to start is Management Consulted’s EY Firm Profile.

This in-depth profile …

By Career Strategies and Engagement (CSE)
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What’s a job scam? Hint: It’s not a good thing!

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Have you ever had a job or internship offer that didn’t seem quite right? For example, maybe you received a job offer without an interview, or your “interview” was via text, or your interviewer refused to turn on their video. …

By Julie Miller
Julie Miller Director, Career Strategies Center Julie Miller
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7 Tips to the Make the Most of a (Virtual) Industry Trek

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Whether remote or in person, Industry Treks are great ways to broaden your career aspirations and your network. Even though our annual trek to Adobe went virtual this year, we still met with campus recruiting, enjoyed a product management panel …

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