On Everyday Courage

Rebecca Zucker | Next Step Partners | March 11, 2023

I’ve recently been thinking a lot about courage. Dictionary.com defines courage as “the quality of mind or spirit that enables a person to face difficulty.” We all know that courage is not …

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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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3 Tips for Answering “Why Do You Want to Work Here” (+ Examples)

Maja Stojanovic | Big Interview

“Why do you want to work here?”

“I’ve always been passionate about earning money and not starving to death.”

Okaaay, Dwight Schrute. While deep down this is true, it’s just a fraction of the bigger, more …

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Spring into Jobs: April 2023 Market Update

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SPRING 2023 HIRING AND JOBS UPDATE
We are entering a busier season for jobs: the peak season for the just-in-time hiring market. Companies who slowed their hiring process in the …

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Fireside Chat with Pete Stavros (KKR-Partner & Co-Head of Global PE)

Join this VCPE Club talk with Pete Stavros!
April 13 6-7:30 at MIT Sloan
Sign up in SloanGroups: https://sloangroups.mit.edu/rsvp?id=1926739
Pete Stavros joined KKR in 2005 and is Co-Head of Global Private Equity. This
includes oversight of $165 billion of assets …

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A New Resource for Global Entrepreneurs

Patricia Cotter | Entrepreneurship Consultant and Coach

In my mind, entrepreneurs are the “grittiest” types of people around – I’ve been one and I’ve taught entrepreneurship to hundreds of students through the entrepreneurship programs at MIT, including my five years as the …

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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?

Come talk to us! There may be a variety of reasons that an employer’s follow up is delayed, and we can coach …

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Resignation Letter Examples and Template

Resume Genius Team | Resume Genius | December 7, 2022

Thinking about leaving your job? Learn what to include on a resignation letter and download one of our free customizable resignation letter templates.

What is a resignation letter?

A resignation letter is …

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Welcome to the Jungle: A Guide to Finding, Landing, and Succeeding in a Startup Internship | MBA Core Fellows Series

By Steve DeSandis, MBA ’21 | MBA Core Fellow

Landing a summer MBA internship at a startup company may seem like a daunting process, often described as taking to the “jungle” with your machete to hack a path for yourself in …

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Career Successes: Trevor Barcelo, EMBA ’21

Trevor Barcelo, MIT Sloan EMBA ’21, recently landed a new role as Senior Director of Marketing and Applications for Richtek. After spending several years exploring multidiscipline engineering leadership, business development management, and technology commercialization, Trevor is excited to return to …

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