5 Ways to Reach New Heights at Your Summer Internship

Last summer, Firsthand surveyed more than 11,400 interns from 140 internship programs. Part of the survey asked participants to share helpful advice for future interns (you!).

Now that you’re in the middle of your summer internships and field projects, it’s …

By Rachel Wasdyke
Rachel Wasdyke Director, Corporate Engagement & Strategic Communications
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4 Reasons Management Consulting Could Be a Great Career Fit

Your first job after undergrad or business school has the potential to establish your long-term career trajectory. And with employers competing aggressively for skilled talent, numerous rewarding career paths are available to you.

One such rewarding path is management consulting. …

By Vibhu Sinha - Firsthand
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10 Career Podcasts to Inspire and Entertain

Whether you’re travelling somewhere for the long weekend, attending a backyard BBQ or simply driving around Waltham, you may find yourself stuck in traffic at some point this holiday weekend. What better way to pass the time than listening to …

By Rachel Wasdyke
Rachel Wasdyke Director, Corporate Engagement & Strategic Communications
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Explore What It’s Like to Work for Top Companies on CSE Connect: Introducing Job Simulations by Forage

You can build your employability and experience what it’s like to work at a range of world-leading companies, from the comfort of home!

Get a free taste of industry experience by completing short, real-world, company-backed online projects provided through Forage.

By Career Strategies and Engagement (CSE)
Career Strategies and Engagement (CSE)
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How to Write Networking Emails That Get Opened

Today, in our hybrid work environment, email is the primary mode of communication when it comes to building networks and making connections. This means delivering an excellent introductory networking email is key for career advancement and growth. So, here’s how to …

By Ashley Kemper - Firsthand
Firsthand
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CSE Resume Templates, Guides and Resources

Templates, Guides and Articles – Oh my! The CSE has a treasure trove of resources to help you on your way to a “CSE Approved Resume” – and they’ve all been revamped and updated for 2022. Here are all your …

By Natalie Warila
Natalie Warila Assistant Director, Career Strategies
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Handshake Announces Its 2022 Early Talent Awards, Recognizing Employers with Top Talent Engagement

Most students want to work for a company that focuses on early career candidates, cares about talent engagement and expands access to opportunity for all. But how do you identify who these employers are? Well we have good news. Handshake

By Rachel Wasdyke
Rachel Wasdyke Director, Corporate Engagement & Strategic Communications
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Announcing Firsthand’s 2022 Vault Consulting Rankings for EMEA and APAC Regions!

Consulting is one of the most rewarding and meaningful career paths for students and recent graduates, and aspiring consultants face difficult questions when deciding which firms to pursue for internships and full-time positions. “What kind of culture do I want?” …

By Vault Consulting Editors - Firsthand
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3 Resources for Improving Data Analysis Skills | Victoria Zhao MSBA’23

Do you want to improve your analytics skills over the summer? Check out some courses/websites I have used to expand my own knowledge about data analysis for both my degree and job search!

Google Analytics Academy

Analytics Academy introduces how …

By Victoria Zhao
Victoria Zhao CSE Career Captain
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How “Community Spotlights” Can Help You Network

If you’re scrolling through a Program or Career Community page on CSE Connect and notice a section called Community Spotlights, I encourage you to stop and have a look! This hidden gem can help you connect with alumni from your …

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