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Career Resources

One-on-One Career Advising

As a Broad masters student you will be assigned a career adviser based on your program, professional goals and functional interest to provide support including the following:

  • Exploring career options and establishing goals
  • Resume and cover letter review
  • Mock interviews
  • Job offer management and negotiation

Career Management Coursework

Formats range from lectures or panels by career professionals, workshops, to a for-credit career management class (full-time MBA) and occur at new student orientation and during the school year.  Topics typically include:

  • Navigating on-campus and off-campus job searches
  • Developing a personal value proposition
  • Resumes, cover letters, and LinkedIn
  • Mock interviews
  • Function and industry exploration

Career Fairs

As a Broad student you have access and support for career fairs that range from small and focused to large and diverse.  They play an important part in the job search for many students.

  • Program specific- MBA and/or professional masters
  • Concentration specific (e.g. Supply Chain Management, Finance)
  • Campus wide (Career Gallery, Diversity)
  • National (e.g. National Black MBA, National Society of Hispanic MBAs)

Peer Coaching

Full-time MBAs are assigned a 2nd year MBA coach to provide personalized feedback and advice which complements the career management class. This includes resume and cover letter reviews, elevator pitch practice, mock interviews and sharing of insights from their personal experiences.

On-line Resources

In addition to the many face-to-face resources, Broad offers a comprehensive set of online resources available 24/7 flexible enough to accommodate busy schedules or off-campus students.

  • Videos and webinars covering a wide variety of career topics from industry leading professionals.
  • Access to Handshake, our online recruiting system, to apply to job postings, distribute your resume, and search job postings.
  • CareerLeader, a self assessment tool to help focus your career aspirations.
  • Interview Stream to practice and assess your interviewing skills.


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