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Operations & Information Management (OIM)

OIM majors – get ready to optimize your future career in operations and information management! OIM majors acquire the skills all employers seek, and graduates assume valuable roles in nearly every industry as analysts, project and program managers, consultants and more. This page is designed to give you access to the career trends, industry insights, and resources you need to successfully pursue your desired path within OIM; if there is additional content you would like to see on this page, just email Rachel Snyder to explore adding it. To set up a coaching appointment, click the red “Meet Rachel” link in the Career Coach box on the bottom right side of this page.

Student Spotlight: Gabriel Workman, OIM & Mathematics Double Major with Statistics Concentration, ’22


A: Outside of class, I am the President of the Isenberg Operation and Information Management Club and the Director of Special Projects for the McCormack Strategy and …

By Cecelia Jenkins
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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
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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iCons Information Session at Isenberg this Sunday, Oct. 3rd

UMass iCons (Integrated concentration in Science) is recruiting freshmen and sophomores.  Previously, the program was only open to STEM students, and now it is open to Isenberg students. https://icons.cns.umass.edu/

Please come this Sunday, October 3rd, at 6 pm in N135 …

By Melissa Salva
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How to Prep for Your Technical Interview: Advice From a Hiring Manager

Preparing for technical interviews can be daunting, but Hiring Manager and Lead Engineer Ashik Manandhar has conducted hundreds of technical interviews and is here to help! Read on for best practices to help you succeed before, during and after your …

By Rachel Snyder
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How to Ace Your Technical Interview – The Muse

Need to prepare for your upcoming technical interview? The Muse is here to help – click here for top tips and tricks!

By Rachel Snyder
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Featured Resources

The Isenberg Resume: A How-To Guide for Undergraduate Students
Networking & LinkedIn Guide
Career Insights for OIM Majors

Use this handy document to jump start your career research! Use the company names and job titles in this resource as …

Fall 2021 Public Accounting Recruiting Guide for Finance and OIM Majors
How to pitch yourself in 2 minutes or less—and nail your dream job

The ability to tell your “career story” effectively while networking and recruiting is critical to your job search success. Read …



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