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Accounting majors – are you ready for fall 2021 recruiting? Be ready to hit the ground running by updating your resume, establishing your plan to complete 150 hours, and preparing for networking events and interviews! The resources and insights on this page are designed to help you pursue your desired path within the accounting field; if there is additional content you’d like to see on this page, just email Kim Figueroa to explore adding it. To set up a coaching appointment, click the red “Meet Kim” link in the Career Coach box on the bottom right side of this page.

StudioU LinkedIn Photo Sessions at the Chase Career Center

StudioU, a student-run venture created by Fiana Herscovici and Paulette Palomares, is offering to take professional photos for students to feature in their LinkedIn profiles. CLICK HERE to sign up for a free, ten-minute StudioU photoshoot at the Chase Career …

By Melissa Salva
Melissa Salva Director of Employer Engagement Melissa Salva
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9 Jobs You Can Get With a Business Degree

Business is one of the most popular college majors in the country. In fact, in the 2017-2018 academic year, 19% of all bachelor’s degrees awarded by U.S. colleges were business degrees, according to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Ensuring Best Results Using Filters In UMass Handshake

UMass Handshake is a fairly intuitive tool that uses AI that fills your feed with postings similar to your searches. You can include a number of filters including location, job type, part time/full time, paid, work study, industry, employer names, …

By Kim Figueroa
Kim Figueroa Career Coach Kim Figueroa
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How to Answer “Why Did You Choose Your Major?” in a Job Interview (Plus Example Answers)

If you’re a recent college graduate heading into a job interview, you might have prepared to answer questions about how what you did in college will translate to the world of work along with other common interview questions such as “

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Vault’s Top-Ranked Accounting Firms for Women Celebrate Women’s History Month

Increasing diversity for women and implementing benefits that help women build their careers has been a focus of the accounting industry for many years. Top accounting firms have long been leaders when it comes to generous maternity leave policies, flexible …

By Vault Careers - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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