5 Reasons You Should Get a Job in Tech

Amid all of the studying, test-taking, and fun of college, you are likely to make some of the biggest decisions of your life. From your major, to your desired career field, the decisions you make during these formidable years have …

By Hayden Beck
Hayden Beck
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The Importance of Thank You Notes

Writing a thank you note after an interview may seem cliché or unnecessary, but it can really be the touch that sets you apart. Employers notice when a candidate takes the time to send a thank you email or a …

By Beth Teague
Beth Teague Graduate Assistant
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Student Guest Post – Insight into the Interview Process

Mariah Trainor ’18 is a Junior Accounting major here at Assumption. During the summer of 2016, Mariah worked in Boston as a START intern for Pricewaterhouse Coopers, one of the Big Four public accounting firms. Below, she provides insight into her …

By Mariah Trainor '18
Mariah Trainor '18
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What to Expect at Alumni Career Networking Night

By now you’ve heard that networking can give you an important edge in your job search. By attending Alumni Career Networking Night  you will have the opportunity to meet with Assumption alumni who work in a variety of career fields.

By Beth Teague
Beth Teague Graduate Assistant
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Alumnus Guest Post – So You Want to Break into Finance?

Kevin Flaherty graduated from Assumption College in May 2016 with a B.A. in Economics and Political Science. He is currently working as a Private Equity Analyst at Search Fund Accelerated, a Boston-based company that works to improve the odds of success …

By Kevin Flaherty '16
Kevin Flaherty '16 Intern
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Guest Post – Home and Community Service Provider: Introduction to Visiting a Home

Maura Looney is a Project Coordinator at HMEA, an organization that works to meet the needs of children and young adults on the Autism spectrum or with developmental and/or behavioral challenges. Below, Maura provides insight and advice for students whose internships and …

By Maura Looney
Maura Looney Project Coordinator
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Guest Post – Why is Instagram a Good Marketing Tool for Non-Profit Organizations like Riverside Community Care?

Megan Kaswandik is a Talent Acquisition Coordinator for Riverside Community Care. Since a picture is worth a thousand words, Megan uses social media regularly to promote her company. Here, she shares some insight as to how your social media knowledge …

By Megan Kaswandik
Megan Kaswandik Talent Acquisition Coordinator
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Guest Post – Pump Up Your Profile: How to Maximize LinkedIn for Networking and Your Job Search

Heidi Helveston started working at Enterprise Holdings in 2005 as a Management Trainee and has since worked her way up to Talent Acquisition Specialist. From her own experience using LinkedIn to recruit candidates, Heidi knows what will make an employer …

By Heidi Helveston, Talent Acquisition Specialist, Enterprise Holdings
Heidi Helveston, Talent Acquisition Specialist, Enterprise Holdings Talent Acquisition Specialist
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Guest Post – Living Out My Dream Through My Boston Children’s Hospital Internship

Alexis Levine is a junior Biology major at Assumption College. On campus, Lexi is involved in numerous clubs and activities, including ADAPT (2016-17 president), LEAD, Psi Chi, Assumption College Chorale, and more. Below is Lexi’s account of how her internship at …

By Beth Teague
Beth Teague Graduate Assistant
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Guest Post – Quick Tips to Stand Out: Submitting Online Job Applications

Amanda Robbins is an Agency Recruiter and Trainer for Key Program Inc. CE and NE Massachusetts. Amanda started her job at Key Program as an entry-level supervisor and took advantage of the training and professional development at Key to get …

By Beth Teague
Beth Teague Graduate Assistant
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