What qualities do you need to work in a startup?

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With the number of new companies being founded growing daily all over the world, it’s no wonder that many business school graduates are thinking about joining a startup – a new business specifically designed for rapid growth and scaling. While …

By Antoni Swidlicki
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Incoming Campus Juniors, Get Ready for Fall!

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Transitioning to University Park from a Commonwealth campus this month?  We’re here to help you prepare for and navigate peak recruiting season, which kicks off right away.

Bookmark and explore the Career & Corporate Connections website, your “Smeal career …

By Lauren Watson
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Merrill Lynch Career Night – Red Bank, NJ – September 26th

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This is not a Penn State or Penn State sponsored event. All details below were provide by Merrill Lynch.

If you’re entrepreneurial, resourceful and a high achiever, Merrill Lynch invites you to consider a career as a financial advisor.  You …

By Ashley Stark
Ashley Stark Interim Director for Corporate Engagement Ashley Stark
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LinkedIn features you may not be using!

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LinkedIn is great way to connect and network with professionals who have similar career interests. Recruiters are quickly moving towards LinkedIn has a key way to source and find candidates for internships and full-time positions. With LinkedIn you can also …

By Sherry Rice
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Upcoming Event – Hershey Entertainment & Resorts’ Career Expo

This event is not sponsored or endorsed by the Smeal Career & Corporate Connections Office.

July 13 –  1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Free Community Job Fair
Located at the Hershey Lodge, 325 University Drive Hershey, PA 17033
Representatives will …

By Ashley Stark
Ashley Stark Interim Director for Corporate Engagement Ashley Stark
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In Unilever’s Radical Hiring Experiment, Resumes Are Out, Algorithms Are In

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To diversify its candidate pool, the company relies on software to sort applicants and targets potential hires on their smartphones. See what Smeal student, Jordan Vesey has to say about Unilever’s hiring procedures in an article by the Wall Street Journal. …

By Sherry Rice
Sherry Rice Assistant Director for Professional Development Sherry Rice
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Learn how to craft and create a personal brand!

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Crafting & Creating a Personal Brand

Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM ET

Who are you? What kind of first impression do you make? The words “Personal Brand” comes dangerously close to sounding like a …

By Sherry Rice
Sherry Rice Assistant Director for Professional Development Sherry Rice
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BA 297 Online for Campus Smeal Students

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If you are a Commonwealth campus student pursuing the Smeal program, we highly recommend scheduling online BA 297: Career Planning & Strategies (1 cr.) to help you explore your Smeal career resources and stay on track with your Smeal career …

By Lauren Watson
Lauren Watson Career Coach Lauren Watson
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Getting Ready for your Summer Internship – See how Sarah is preparing!

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Sarah Fleischman is a rising senior majoring in Accounting. She plans on graduating in May of 2018 with 150 credits which will make her eligible to sit for the CPA exam. Last Fall, Sarah accepted a Summer internship with L’Oréal …

By Sherry Rice
Sherry Rice Assistant Director for Professional Development Sherry Rice
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Interested in Goldman Sachs? Check out their summer newsletter

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WELCOME TO OUR SUMMER NEWSLETTER

We are excited by your interest in the Summer Internship Program and look forward to seeing you during fall recruiting season. This four-part newsletter series will share useful information about our culture, business and summer analyst internship …
By Ashley Stark
Ashley Stark Interim Director for Corporate Engagement Ashley Stark
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