Guest Post – Work Hard, Grow Fast: How my athletic experience provided me with the tools to start my career at Barton Associates

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Michael Blandon graduated from Assumption College in May 2016 with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Services and a Minor in Education. Here is his account on how playing sports at Assumption College prepared him for his new fast paced career …

By Beth Teague
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Getting the Most out of Your Core Classes

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Hey, Hounds! We are already rolling into the third week of classes, and everyone is settling in to their final schedules. Many of you are probably completing some core classes this semester. If you think core classes are something to just “get out …

By Beth Teague
Beth Teague Graduate Assistant Beth Teague
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Top 10 Things You Should Look For In An Internship

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If you’re just starting to look for an internship, you may be wondering about the best things to focus on. Whether it’s a paid or unpaid internship, the true value comes from what you put into it. And that starts …

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LinkedIn & Informational Interviews

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Students who visit the CDIC to discuss exploring majors and career paths and searching for jobs and internships often see Shannon & Nikki navigate through LinkedIn to identify Assumption College alums who might be good connections.  We’re always here to …

By Nikki DiOrio
Nikki DiOrio Director, Career Development & Internship Center Nikki DiOrio
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Looking for a job or internship? 5 Tips for Success.

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With the end of the semester quickly approaching, it can be overwhelming to manage all of your commitments AND make time for your job or internship search.  Don’t give up – there’s still time to line up that next great …

By Nikki DiOrio
Nikki DiOrio Director, Career Development & Internship Center Nikki DiOrio
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A Beginner’s Guide to Mock Interviews

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You’ve probably heard the term, “mock interview,” but do you know what a mock interview is, or how it can benefit you as a future interviewee?

Mock interviews at the CDIC are conducted with a member of the CDIC or …

By Amanda Adams
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Get an internship. See the world.

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The Intern Group provides award-winning international internship programs in London, New York, Hong Kong, Madrid, Australia, and Latin America.

Qualified individuals gain valuable professional experience at leading companies and organizations in their chosen industry sectors, while exploring …

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Thinking about working at a Startup? Pay Attention.

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Working at a Startup

Unanimously hailed as the cradle of invention and innovation in 21st century America, startup fever has gripped the nation. From Silicon Valley (San Francisco) to Silicon Alley (New York), the brightest minds compete to work for …

By Phil Strazzulla
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