How I Got Here: Katie Burke, MBA 2009

Katie Burke, Chief People Officer of Hubspot, has the ability to navigate her career along two seemingly opposed career truths. First is that you know yourself best and you know what will truly make you happy in a job. And …

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10 Things You Didn’t Know about Snejina Zacharia (SFMBA 2013)

By Allen Lee | Money Inc. | September 21, 2021

Snejina Zacharia was determined to start a company, but as a woman, she faced many challenges that made launching the company, Insurify take at least a year. Venture capitalists would ask her …

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This chart shows the 6 stages of career growth. Where are you now?

By Gary Burnison | CNBC | September 21, 2021

Different people are destined to different career paths. But ideally, over time, you will take on bigger assignments and more responsibilities that will help you get to where you want.

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Centaur Labs Gets $15 Million To Improve Data For Healthcare AI

By Gil Press | Forbes | September 3, 2021

Approximately 30% of the world’s data volume is created by the healthcare industry, according to RBC and IDC. The compound annual growth rate of healthcare data between 2018 and 2025 is predicted to …

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Career Stories: Belen Vicente Blazquez, MBA 2021

Belen Vicente Blazquez, MBA 2021, speaks about her career transition from large consulting firms to biotech startups. She discusses how she leaned on networking, MIT Sloan events and clubs, and the CDO to determine her career path. Watch our interview …

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This collaboration expert helps women find their superpower

By Meredith Somers | MIT Sloan Ideas Made to Matter | September 13, 2021

A 2020 women’s leadership study from LeanIn.org and McKinsey & Co. found that American women held less than 40% of corporate management positions, and women continue to fight …

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Don’t Let These Negotiation Myths Hold You Back—Here’s How to Shake Them

By Brian Liou | The Muse

When I was just starting my company Rora—a career and negotiation agency for high performers—a friend received a job offer she was excited about. When I asked her if she planned to negotiate, she …

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How to Respond to “Walk Me Through Your Resume”—and Get Your Interview Started on the Right Note

By Regina Borsellino | The Muse

When you begin any job interview, your interviewer is likely to start the conversation with some sort of introductory question. Because of this, “Tell me about yourself” is one of the most common interview questions …

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Student Success Stories: Cary Lin

By the Martin Trust Center

My name is Cary Lin, and I was at MIT Sloan, class of 2016. My job is I am the CEO and co-founder of Common Heir, and we are a beauty brand. We stand for …

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How to Improve Your Management Skills (and Show Them Off in a Job Search)

By Puneet Sandhu | The Muse

No matter your industry, role, or seniority level, management skills are critical for day-to-day excellence at your job. All professions require us to communicate and collaborate with people, be they clients, prospects, teammates, direct reports, …

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