Sheila Lillis

Associate Director

Sheila Lillis

A graduate of Villanova University, Sheila brings considerable experience and knowledge in the area of campus & corporate recruiting. She is the former Vice President of Equities Americas Campus Recruiting for Goldman, Sachs & Co. and the former Equities Americas Campus Recruiting and Training Head for Credit Suisse First Boston, New York as well as a Corporate & Campus Recruiter for Kidder, Peabody & Co., New York. 

Hometown:   Wilton, CT

Childhood Dream Job:   Meteorologist

Favorite Quote:  What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us – Maria Shriver

Advice for SHU Pioneers:   Make the most of each day.  The years will fly by!

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Why Everybody’s Hiring but Nobody’s Getting Hired

Patrick Healy says he did everything right in his job search. After being laid off as a designer early on in the pandemic, Healy, 36, tried his hand at a couple of entrepreneurial ventures before looking for a new full-time …

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Which College Programs Give Students the Best Bang for Their Buck?

Last year, we released an analysis that introduced a new way for students and policymakers to evaluate their return on investment (ROI) in higher education. This Price-to-Earnings Premium (PEP) calculated the time it takes students to recoup their postsecondary educational …

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

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 …

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Event Recap: Coffee & Conversations – How the Pandemic has Shifted our Workplace and Hiring

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 …

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Being unemployed for too long during Covid-19 can hurt you – Here’s what to do about it

Yes, being unemployed for too long during Covid-19 can hurt you, says career expert. Here’s what to do about it:

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/12/01/being-unemployed-for-too-long-during-covid-19-can-hurt-you-what-to-do-about-it.html?__source=newsletter%7Cmakeit

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Here’s exactly what to say in your thank-you email after a job interview

In a tight job market where there are more people looking for jobs than there are open positions, it’s important to do as much as possible to stand out from the competition.

One element of the process that may get …

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SHU Internship Spotlight: Louis Aquino

Name: Louis Aquino
Year: Senior
Major: Management/Finance
Company: Treasury Partners
Found the position: Handshake
Quote: “The world belongs to the energetic.”

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