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May 8, 2014
(Nashoba Publishing)

Governor Deval Patrick's Women in the Workforce Initiative is partnering with the Center for Women and Business at Bentley University. Together, these programs seek to engage fellows in leadership development and networking programs. 

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May 7, 2014

As part of Governor Patrick’s Women in the Workforce Initiative, Labor and Workforce Development Secretary Rachel Kaprielian today announced that applications are now open for at least 14 fellowship positions that have been created within the Executive Branch of state government. Fellows would serve in senior leadership positions for a year as part of the effort to grow the pipeline of women for careers that lead to executive offices and board rooms.

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May 7, 2014

The survey underscores the need to address out of date perceptions that remain despite positive views on women in the workplace, and other perception-based barriers that prevent millennial women from advancing within their organizations.

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Tagged as: PreparedU, Millennials
May 7, 2014
(Boston Globe)

The Boston Globe highlights newly released results from Bentley's PreparedU survey which are focused on perceptions of women in business.

Source: Boston Globe Type: Media Coverage Permalink
May 7, 2014
(Bloomberg Radio)

Bloomberg Radio did a live broadcast on Wednesday, May 7 from 2:00 - 4:00pm from the Bentley Trading Room featuring a two-hour conversation focused on millennial women in the workplace and the perceptions, realities, and challenges they face – as well as a focus on solutions.

Source: Bloomberg Radio Type: Media Coverage Permalink
May 7, 2014
(Biz Women)

Recently-released data from Bentley's PreparedU survey reveals millennial women are perceived to be better prepared than men for success in their first jobs, but men are perceived to be better prepared for long-term career success. 

Source: Biz Women Type: Media Coverage Permalink
May 7, 2014

The findings from Bentley's PreparedU research on millennial women in the workplace are highlighted in this story featured on This piece also ran on

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May 7, 2014
(Inside Higher Ed)

Inside Higher Ed highlights Bentley's announcement for spring 2014 commencement speakers.

Source: Inside Higher Ed Type: Media Coverage Permalink
Tagged as: Commencement
May 6, 2014
(Chronicle of Higher Education)

Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students Andrew Shepardson explains why Bentley will be participating in a Gallup survey aimed at measuring the value of a college education based on how happy alumni are in their work and lives.

Source: Chronicle of Higher Education Type: Media Coverage Permalink
May 6, 2014
(MSN Money)

Professor Steve Weisman discusses how mastering the rules of social security can maximize retirement income. 

Source: MSN Money Type: Media Coverage Permalink