Kim Figueroa

Career Coach

Kim Figueroa

Director of Internships | Career Coach

Over 21+ years at Isenberg, Kim has built her career around coaching, developing expertise in both accounting and finance areas and leveraging her wide network to create programs and a robust community that supports Isenberg students. Kim works with both undergraduates and specialty master’s students on their career development and job search success. Kim is also Isenberg’s internship director and interacts with employers, students and university programs to ensure quality field experience opportunities while guiding students through the internship credit and co-op process. Kim earned her M.Ed. in Student Development from the University of Maine and a B.A. in Music & Art History from Bowdoin College. Her career has beenanything but  linear, illustrating that being open to opportunities could just lead you to the career you love!

 

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Monkey to Millions: A Youtube Program For Non-Target Students Seeking Careers In Investment Banking

Are you curious about careers in investment banking and wonder what it takes to land an internsihp or full time role in a Wall Street firm?

Wall Stree Oasis is a primary resource for any student seeking to learn more …

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11 Accounting Trends for 2021/2022: New Forecasts & What Lies Beyond?

By: Astrid Eira

Technology has many stories to tell. The word itself is synonymous with development and, in much of today’s business landscape, it continues to reshape industries and businesses, even in the trying times brought about by the COVID-19 …

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How Should Hedge Funds Evolve and Adapt to Revive Their Magic?

With a slew of features like a discount for early investors or for those who lock up their capital, a minimum return level, or the 1-or-30 model, investors look for more defensive strategies with predictable return profiles. IBCA discusses the …

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Isenberg Real Estate Advisors Women’s Development Program Application Open: Deadline Oct. 14th

Applications are now open for the IREA’s Women’s Development program! This mission of this program is to provide a progam that promotes the participation and success of women in the real estate industry.

All majors are welcome to apply and …

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How to Start Your Career as an Investment Banker

Investment banking is a division of financial institutions and banks that serves the banks, government sectors, and institutions for stocks, transactions, and mutual funds. In brief, it acts as a financial advisory to investors while investing in various entities.

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Accounting vs. Finance: Recording the Past vs. Predicting the Future

Comparing Accounting vs. Finance

Accounting is focused on recording and reporting how a business performed in the past, while finance is focused on analyzing and forecasting how a company is expected to perform in the future. This guide will compare accounting vs …

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CPA Career Paths

CPAs and potential CPAs have a variety of career paths from which to choose. Within public accounting, you can work for any sized firm, ranging from a large, international CPA firm to a small local accounting practice. Within the firm, …

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9 Tips for Your Resume Email Subject Line (So Someone Actually Reads the Thing)

You’ve poured some sweat into that resume (hopefully no tears). It’s tailored top to bottom, chock full of action verbs, and bursting with powerful bullet points, and you finally feel like it’s polished and ready to go. Now you just …
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“Beyond Your Degree” Virtual Conference Hosted by Smart Woman Securities 10/1, 3 – 5pm

Smart Woman Securities invites you to register for the Beyond Your Degree: Careers in Finance conference taking place virtually on Friday, October 1, 2021 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. This virtual conference will provide insight into the various career …

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Dear Female Job Seeker, Apply For Jobs, Ignore the ‘Qualifications’

Did you konw that women are less likely than their male counterparts to apply for opportunities if they do not meet 100% of the qualifications?

“Your career path is up to you and you alone. You decide where you want …

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