The Challenges of Networking as an Executive

Herminia Ibarra and Spish Rurak | Harvard Business Review | September 5, 2023

Look online at any of the thousands of articles available on the challenges of networking for a job, and you’ll find that 100% of them give advice on how …

By Aliya March
Aliya March CDO Assistant
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3 Ways Career Changers Can Use ChatGPT to Identify and Convey Transferable Skills on a Resume

By Sumayya Essack and Maggie Luo
For career changers, a key task is to be able to communicate on your resume the transferable skills you bring to the table. This helps recruiters and hiring managers see that while you …

By MIT Sloan CDO
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Drop-In Wednesdays with Mark

Wednesdays, 11:30am-12:30pm | E52-331

Mark Newhall, Director of Employer Relations & Recruiting, or a representative from the Employer Relations and Recruiting Team is available for drop-in questions every Wednesday from 11:30am-12:30pm. Ask about industry outlooks, hiring trends, strategies for connecting with …

By MIT Sloan CDO
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Market & Company News: Job Market, Amazon, Meta, Nvidia

Curated articles on the job market and companies.
Employment and Jobs
Wall Street Breakfast: Employment Situation, Seeking Alpha, 9/1/23
In Company News
Amazon CEO tells employees to return to the office or their days may be numbered, CNN Business, 8/30/23

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Fall 2023 Job Market Update (log in to view)

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Overview
The overall job market is strong despite cooling in the Tech and Consulting sectors in the past year. While companies along the “highway” (those that engage in large-scale recruiting activities) may not deliver the same volume of hiring for …

By Mark Newhall
Mark Newhall Director, Employer Relations & Recruiting

How to avoid reneging on an offer

By Rose Keating

When you receive a job offer, you may feel pressured to accept it right away. But are you fully committed?
Reneging on a job offer happens when you accept an offer – either verbally or in writing – and …

By Rose Keating
Rose Keating Director, Career Development, MBA & Specialty Masters
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Navigating the Diversity Recruiting Landscape

This summer, second-year MBAs and alumni connected with admitted MBAs at CDO’s Intro to Diversity Recruiting to prepare for diversity recruiting this summer and fall. Sloanies shared guidance for those taking part in Pre-MBA programs — including Access, Admit Me, ALT …

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Pre-Docs: Post-Graduate Career Opportunities

Interested in Research-Related Roles in Education, Government, Thinktanks, and Industry after graduation?

Check out full-time opportunities known as “predoc” jobs: https://predoc.org/.

These jobs are for graduates who can help move the quantitative social sciences forward. There are roles in Data …

By MIT Sloan CDO
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How To Use ChatGPT in Your Job Search

Greg Castro | Indeed | May 18, 2023

Technology changes how job seekers search, prepare and find jobs—and advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) will accelerate those changes. One of the latest advances in AI is ChatGPT, a large-language model from OpenAI, an …

By MIT Sloan CDO
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40+ Smart Questions to Ask at the End of Any Job Interview

Pamela Skillings | Big Interview

Asking smart questions at the end of an interview can really make it or break it for you — it will show you’re eager, engaged, and genuinely curious.

So, before you go with your initial impulse and …

By MIT Sloan CDO
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