Career Resources

Alumni | Career Resources

If you’re looking for a new career opportunity, seeking to help fellow alumni or students to secure employment during the COVID-19 pandemic, or simply trying to expand your network, we’re here to help.

Career Resources

Alumni Job Search Tool Kit

Babson’s password-protected career management platform, Handshake, features a variety of resources including a career education video library, resume templates, job postings, hiring trends research and more. 
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Download our Handshake User Guide (PDF) for step by step directions on how to:

  • Log into Handshake
  • Access resources on job search topics
  • Make virtual Coach Corner appointments
Career Resources

Additional Job Search Resources

Vault, a robust resource for job seekers, provides industry guides, company reviews, a video library on various job search topics (e.g. strategies for polishing your cover letter, interview tips), job postings, and more. 
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Expanded Career Support

We’ve heard from several alumni that COVID-19 has impacted your job or job search, so in partnership with the Centers for Career Development, we have reached out to our collective network and with the support of a diverse group of career coach and recruiting professionals and consortia partnerships, are excited to share the following expanded career resources for alumni.

This is real world advice. With all the digital clutter in searching for the next right thing, Babson keeps it simple and real. 
- Anonymous MBA'03

Download our Handshake User Guide (PDF) for step by step directions on how to use the platform and access these resources.

Meet 1:1 with a career coach for a 30-minute virtual appointment to discuss your specific job search related questions. Schedule an Appointment>>

Questions can be directed to coachcorner@babson.edu

Powered by artifical intelligance, VMock is a resume platform, offering 24/7 customized resume reviews. This tool provides instant and personalized feedback benchmarked against peers. Whether you are updating your resume for a new job search or want to add some newly acquired skills you’ve learned, VMock will bring your resume to the next level. Review the VMock Access Instructions (PDF) to ensure correct access. Get started >>

A special thank you to the Babson Alumni Advisory Board for providing the financial resources to offer VMock to alumni in support of their career needs.

*The VMock system requires verification that you are a Babson alumnus, which can take up to 1-2 buisness days.

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The webinar series offer content from our Centers, Institutes, faculty, and fellow alumni on a variety of topics. Learn More>>

Taught by your favorite Babson faculty, courses can be audited for free or you can choose to receive a verified certificate for a small fee. Explore Courses>>

    

Career Webinars

Join career coach and recruiting professionals as they share insights and strategies on navigating the job market in the COVID-19 era. Registration details coming soon for upcoming webinars.

Building Resilience in a COVID-19 Job Market
Presented By: Milka Milliance MBA ’09

Virtual Relationship Building
Presented By: Jayne Mattson

Strategies for LinkedIn
Presented By: Nevart Varadian '13

Tips and Tricks for a Stand-Out Resume
Presented by: Saniya Waghray '15

The Inside Scoop: A Headhunter’s Insights on Interviewing
Presented By: Dandan Zhu ’09

Launching Your Next Adventure via NetWORKing
Presented By: Tom Fleming MBA'09 and Tiffanie Kellog

How To Get Your Next Job To Find You
Presented By: Patrick Cahil '06 and Olga Brik '08

Three Winning Tips for Hiring's New Normal
Presented By: Paul Salvaggio

The Future of Work
Presented By: Matthew Mottola '17 and Cheri Paulson P'19

Storytelling for Business Results
Presidents By: Trisha Griffin-Carty

Networking for Career Success
Presented By: David Hennessy

Executive Presence
Presented By: Dr. Karen Herbert-Maccaro

Distinction in an All Digital Employment Market
Presented By: John Brady MBA'01

Secrets to Break the Glass Ceiling as a Professional in Corporate America
Presented By: Lee Anne Crockett MBA'17

     

Resources for Recruiting Babson Talent

Recruiting Events

Meet students, build your brand, and create your talent pipeline by participating in career fairs, mock interviews, recruiter panels and more, hosted by the Centers for Career Development.

Post Opportunities

Share opportunities available at your company on Handshake, Babson's password-protected job platform. Handshake also enables you to manage applicants and schedule candidate interviews.

Consulting Projects

Gain recommendations for business challenges by engaging a team of undergraduate or graduate student consultants enrolled in one of Babson's consulting courses (MCFE and BCAP).