Pre-Interview Research Tips

You’ve probably heard it a million times: Do your research on the company before you walk into an interview!

But what does that mean? Does that mean memorize a bunch of stuff that you can regurgitate during an interview in order to impress the interviewer with how you know every little thing the company has ever done or every foreign acquisition it has made in the last 6 months? Nope.

Key aspects to research and why include…

1) Skills and Experience … Read more »

By Gabriel Sehringer
Gabriel Sehringer Intern Gabriel Sehringer
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UPCOMING DEADLINES: Week of 11/9

The following internships and full-time opportunities have fast approaching deadlines. Be sure to check Isenberg Experience and UMass Experience for other job postings.

Homewood Suites by Hilton: Full-Time Operations Supervisor    Deadline: 11/10

JPMorgan Chase: 2015 Asset Management – Wealth Management Internal Consulting Full-Time Analyst Program       Deadline: 11/10

JPMorgan Chase: 2015 Asset Management – Wealth Management Internal Consulting Summer Analyst Program      Deadline: 11/10

Bay State Search: Entry Level Financial Services       Deadline: 11/10 … Read more »

By Stephanie Berenson
Stephanie Berenson Intern Stephanie Berenson
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Outside of Isenberg: Do you have a cool hobby?

I do. It’s music. I’m a flutist and perform frequently in the Springfield MA area. It’s my passion, my thing and keeps my life balanced and rewarding. This is a photo of me, playing last year in a church service. 

What about YOU? C’mon! Don’t be shy!  I’ve met some of you in advising appointments who have really interesting hobbies, who play an instrument, or sing, or create small businesses or non profits, or fly planes, or write blogs….you know … Read more »

By Kim Figueroa
Kim Figueroa Director, Internships and Co-ops Kim Figueroa
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Top Secret Advice For Students!

What are the best kept secrets that every student should know? How do you stand out in a huge sea of people who might look just like you on a piece of paper? What can you do to stand out to recruiters, and how do you convince someone that you are THE perfect candidate for a job? CAREEREALISM has the three secrets that all college students need to hear.

Show how your personal brand is different. Know what you are good at, make yourself an … Read more »

By Stephanie Berenson
Stephanie Berenson Intern Stephanie Berenson
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Calling All Seniors! Leave Your Mark and Participate in the Senior Gift Campaign!

SENIORS!
If Kim Figueroa, the Internships and Co-ops Director, gives back to Isenberg instead of her alma mater, you can give back too!

Do you want a chance to leave your mark on the school? You can help along side of the Senior Gift Committee! Here’s how:

Attend Senior Trivia Night!
Thursday, November 20th; 7-9pm
Marriott Center – Campus Center UMass Amherst

Details: Come play trivia and enjoy wings and pizza with the Isenberg Senior Gift Committee for a minimum of $10. All … Read more »

By Stephanie Berenson
Stephanie Berenson Intern Stephanie Berenson
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iIntern Feature: Aaron Wojtaszek

Aaron Wojtaszek,  Operations and Information Management & Sport Management, 2016
Customer Marketing & Strategy Intern
New England Patriots

What did you do?
This summer, I was lucky enough to get a position interning for the New England Patriots, who are owned by the Kraft Group. My title was Customer Marketing and Strategy Intern, and most of my work was directly related to the marketing team of the Patriots, specifically the market research portion of the department. I worked on a variety of … Read more »

By Stephanie Berenson
Stephanie Berenson Intern Stephanie Berenson
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