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Career Search Secrets

Seven Absolute “Musts” for Finding & Landing Your Dream Job

Lindsey Pollak,
Author & Speaker


How Do I Know If I Want A Job In Marketing?

What’s the difference between marketing, PR, and advertising? Whitney Gosden sits down to chat about the nitty-gritty of marketing and what it’s like to work in a product-based industry, like American Express. Got a way with words? Think you can show people why they need to buy something? Find out how you can get paid for your powers of persuasion.


Introduction to the Consulting Industry

Blain Wilkes
Senior Manager,
Deloitte Consulting, LLC


Career Lab: Thinking about a career in social enterprise?

At our Boston Career Lab, we talked to Valerie Bockstette of FSG Social Impact Advisors about the value of an MBA as preparation for a career in social enterprise. We also hear from Andrea Mitchell-Kimmell, Associate Director of Admissions at Harvard Business School, who discusses the right time to pursue an MBA, and first-year Harvard Business School student Whitney Gosden offers her perspective on the business school experience.


Career Lab: You don’t have to find your dream job day 1.

In the final episode of the Career Lab podcast series, we talk to Elizabeth Vale, managing director at Morgan Stanley to get her advice on building and sustaining a career.  We also hear from Karen Le Vert about launching her own business and a few current and recent MBA students, who describe the route they took to business school and beyond.


Career Lab: Is fear getting in your way? Tips on Getting from College to Career

In this episode, we’ll hear from Lindsey Pollack, author of the book Getting from College to Career: 90 Things to Do Before You Join the Real World. Lindsey shares her advice on finding the right career, landing an interview, and preparing for life beyond college.