Tech Companies That Won the Pandemic Are Snapping Up MBA’s

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Tech companies whose businesses have surged during the pandemic—like Amazon. com Inc. and Zoom Video Communications Inc. —are snagging more of the M.B.A. talent entering the workforce, helping to offset pullbacks by industries harder hit by the Covid-19 economy.

Openings …

By Sheila Lillis
Sheila Lillis Associate Director Sheila Lillis
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Event Recap: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Networking Exchange

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In honor of Women’s History Month, the Center for Career and Professional Development hosted “Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Networking Exchange” on Tuesday, March 30th for students and alums to virtually engage with industry professionals from varied organizations to discuss new …

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development Helen Boyke
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SHU Ranks Among Best Schools in State for Graduates’ Salaries

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Sacred Heart University rates as one of the top ten Connecticut colleges and universities for post-graduation salary, according to GradReports’ “2021 Best Colleges” rankings. GradReports determined schools’ positions by calculating a “salary score” based on median alumni salary collected one …

By Mike Twerago
Mike Twerago Director of Operations, Data & Recruitment Mike Twerago
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Event Recap: Coffee & Conversations – How the Pandemic has Shifted our Workplace and Hiring

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The Center for Career & Professional Development delivered another event in their Coffee & Conversations series on the evening of March 23rd.  The virtual roundtable discussion focused on How the Pandemic has Shifted our Workplace and Hiring, and the Impact …

By Sheila Lillis
Sheila Lillis Associate Director Sheila Lillis
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Some Liberal-Arts-Focused Colleges are Adding Career and Technical Training Certificates

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A Yale-educated evolutionary biologist and a faculty member at Catholic, liberal-arts-focused Sacred Heart University, Geffrey Stopper also oversees one of its newest courses: advanced craft beverage brewing.

Read More here: https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/liberal-arts-colleges-career-training/2021/03/19/1ed405aa-872a-11eb-bfdf-4d36dab83a6d_story.html?fbclid=IwAR0392IDsXAtKxKw5oeedzoERb3yFA8bA7t4n9tMydFxDqLbv9VjUPM5DFM

By Cicely Poggi-Gedacht
Cicely Poggi-Gedacht Associate Director Cicely Poggi-Gedacht
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Event Recap: MVP Alumni Mentoring Program Kickoff

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MVP Alumni Mentoring Program Kickoff

February 24-26, 2021

 On Wednesday February 24, 2021, the Center for Career and Professional Development virtually kicked-off the second cycle of Mentors and Mentees as members of Sacred Heart University’s Mentoring Visionary Pioneers (MVP) Alumni …

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development Helen Boyke
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Event Recap: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in The Workplace

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The Center for Career and Professional Development hosted “Diversity, Equity & Inclusion In The Workplace” forum where alumni and company representatives gather for a meaningful conversation on the progress that has been made towards a more equitable work environment and …

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development Helen Boyke
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Career Guidance for First-Generation Students

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First-generation college students are learners from households where neither parent (or guardian) has obtained a Bachelor’s degree. In other words, they are the first ones in their immediate family to attend college.

These students forge their own paths ahead in …

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Job Interview Questions, Answers, and Tips to Prepare

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Do you have a job interview coming up? Are you prepared? The best way to get ready for an interview is to take the time to review the most common interview questions you will most likely be asked, along with …

By Keith Hassell
Keith Hassell Executive Director Keith Hassell
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7 tips for finding a new job during the coronavirus pandemic

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Jobseekers for more than half a decade were used to having all the power in the U.S. labor market. That’s all been flipped upside down in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.

Read more here: https://www.bankrate.com/personal-finance/how-to-find-new-job-after-coronavirus/

By Mike Twerago
Mike Twerago Director of Operations, Data & Recruitment Mike Twerago
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