CDO: Did You Know? | Career Resources After Graduation

Excited for your next chapter after graduation? As an MIT Sloan alum, you will have access to a wealth of exclusive career resources tailored to support your professional journey. In our latest “CDO: Did You Know?” video, learn about the …

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Writing the Code: Second Chance Hiring

This event brought together professionals, students, academics, policymakers, and the greater business community to support the business case for Second Chance Hiring. Second Chance Hiring is the practice of hiring people with prior criminal convictions and arrest records. We discussed themes …

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Writing the Code: Cultivating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Industry: Insights from HarbourVest Partners – Panelists & Video

Thank you for joining us for Writing the Code: Cultivating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Industry: Insights from HarbourVest Partners! And thank you to our panelists, Kelley King, Jasmine Bland Hawthorne, and Kristian Alston for sharing their experiences.

If you …

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9 Keys to Successfully Break Into VC

By Lindsey Nicholson, MBA Career Advisor

Are you excited about VC and want to recruit, but not sure where to get started? VC is a small and competitive industry, and recruiting can be challenging, even for the most qualified candidates. …

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MFin Career Question of the Week: I’ve been in contact with a company and there’s been a delay in communication. What do I do?

I’ve been in contact with a company and there’s been a delay in communication. What do I do?

If you’re waiting for a response after an interview or when trying to set up a networking call, delays are often due …

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MFin Career Question of the Week: My summer or full-time employer is asking for documentation or has questions about my working status. Where can I find this information?

My summer or full-time employer is asking for documentation or has questions about my working status.  Where can I find this information? 

As students prepare for their upcoming employment, the CDO advisors see an increase in requests for specific documentation, …

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Career Stories: Emily Yu, MBA ’24 – Breaking Into Venture Capital: An Engineer’s Pathway

By Emily Yu, MBA ’24

Embarking on a venture capital (VC) career, particularly from a non-traditional background, can often feel like deciphering a black box. However, with introspection, strategy, and leveraging your unique strengths, transitioning into this dynamic field is …

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What’s the fastest way to find a job? New data provides the answer!

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So you’re about to launch a job search – but you’re not sure where to begin?

Should you blast out dozens of applications online? Or network your way to career glory?

Should you enlist the help of a headhunter? Or …

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The Truth about Career Change

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Let’s be honest: Career change is hard.

While you may desperately want to become a web developer, data scientist, or digital marketer, the recruiters for those roles want you to stay put.

Why?

Because sad to say, your attempt …

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MFin Career Question of the Week: I’m an 18 month student, and I’m wondering HOW I should start taking action for full-time recruiting?

I’m an 18 month student, and I’m wondering HOW I should start taking action for full-time recruiting?

Understanding relevant industry and company timelines for full-time recruitment will be very helpful. Even more important is figuring out how to execute a …

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