UPCOMING DEADLINES: Week of 11/16

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

Town of Amherst Leisure Services & Supplemental Education (LSSE): Downhill Ski/Snowboard Program Coordinator    Deadline: 11/17

Verizon Wireless: Verizon Virtual Career Fair – November 18 & 19, 2014     Deadline: 11/17

Minutemen Equity Fund (UMASS): Junior Analyst SPRING 2015     Deadline: 11/17

Liberty Mutual: 2015 Summer Analyst Development Program (ADP) Internship    Deadline: 11/18

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By Stephanie Berenson
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Generic LinkedIn Connect Messages Are A “Don’t!”

LinkedIn is one of the most powerful online networking tools that you can become savvy with. It is highly recommended that undergraduates create a profile and utilize all of the amazing features the site offers.

One feature that LinkedIn offers is personalized connection invitation messages. Have you ever wanted to connect with someone who you know through someone else, who you just met, or someone random who you came across and want to know more about? Be sure to send … Read more »

By Stephanie Berenson
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Freshmen Feature: Get Comfortable Being Uncomfortable  

I’ll be the one to say it: freshmen, you have a huge advantage over sophomores, juniors, and even seniors. It’s true that upperclassmen have a better shot at getting top internships, especially in accounting/finance. Often, companies don’t open applications to sophomores or freshmen, but that’s not because they’re not interested in you.

Quite the opposite – many internship programs only take upperclassmen because the primary purpose of their internship program is to feed into full-time roles, but recruiters and companies … Read more »

By Gabriel Sehringer
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iIntern Feature: Kira Bergmann

Kira Bergmann, Marketing, 2015
Management Trainee Intern
Enterprise Rent-A-Car

What did you do?
I interned as a management trainee intern for Enterprise Rent a Car. My position included several responsibilities and I was basically treated like a full-time employee. Throughout the day I helped our branch of the company bring in revenue and deliver high levels of customer service by checking customers into cars, making reservations, setting up accounts with our insurance company and marketing the “Enterprise” brand. Our main source … Read more »

By Stephanie Berenson
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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…

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By 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
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