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THE TIME HAS COME FOR PREPAREDNESS

The disconnect between what hiring organizations want, what millennials expect, and what higher education is doing to bridge the gap, is attracting attention from all quarters. The opinions, stories, and reports here provide a wealth of thought provoking information as students, corporations, and colleges and universities work to provide solutions.

Do Millennials Work Hard Enough to Make a Difference? 
Abby Connors and Bill Glen 
Bentley IMPACT
August 29, 2014

When It Comes to Public Sector Jobs, Are Women Really Better Suited Than Men? 
Kristen L. Walsh
Bentley IMPACT
August 29, 2014

Starting College? 10 Tips from a 20-Something CEO
David Rosen
Bentley IMPACT
August 29, 2014

How Much Money Are Women Making in Your State? 
April Lane
Bentley IMPACT
August 29, 2014

Companies Where Millennials Thrive: Epsilon
Melissa Massello
Bentley IMPACT
August 29, 2014

No Women at Your New Job? Look Somewhere Else
Meg Murphy
Bentley IMPACT
August 21, 2014

Find Career Mentors While You're Still in College
Catherine Kershner '15
Bentley IMPACT
August 21, 2014

Employers, Here's How to Keep Your Millennials
Susan Adams, Senior Director of the Bentley Center for Women and Business
Bentley IMPACT
August 21, 2014

Millennials Warm Up to Ice Bucket Challenge
Vic Schlitzer, Bentley Director of Brand and Content Marketing
Bentley IMPACT
August 21, 2014

How I'm Combining Two Different Interests Into One Career
Carolyn Jenkins '15, Bentley IMPACT
August 14, 2014

Most Corporate Boards Still Short on Women
Meg Murphy, Bentley IMPACT
August 14, 2014

Companies Where Women Thrive: The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
Melissa Massello, Bentley IMPACT
August 14, 2014

Millennials Want It All, and They Just May Get It
Susan Adams, Senior Director of the Bentley Center for Women and Business
Bentley IMPACT
August 14, 2014

Forget Self-Centered: Millennials Could Be the Most Ambitious Generation
Susan Adams, Senior Director of the Bentley Center for Women and Business
Bentley IMPACT
August 7, 2014

Still in College? 3 Steps to Launch Your Career
Marinella Yule '16, Bentley IMPACT
August 7, 2014

Beyond the Headlines: Punishing, Rewarding and Capitalizing on Good Deeds
April Lane, Bentley IMPACT
August 7, 2014

5 Things that Aren't the Way They Seem for Millennials
Vic Schlitzer, Bentley Director of Brand and Content Marketing
Bentley IMPACT
August 7, 2014

Millennials Take Different Paths to the Same Goal: Career Success
Susan Adams, Senior Director of Bentley Center for Women and Business
Bentley IMPACT
July 31, 2014 

Beyond the Headlines: The Biggest Challenge for Some Male CEOs Is Their Customers
April Lane, Bentley IMPACT
July 31, 2014

Is Confidence More Important Than College? 
Gloria Hui, Director of Operations at Blumberg Capital
Bentley IMPACT
July 31, 2014

Companies Where Women Thrive: Bright Horizons
Melissa Massello, Bentley IMPACT
July 31, 2014

Boot Camp Pays Off for Millennial Job Seekers
Bentley IMPACT
July 24, 2014

Are Men Really Better Suited for Success Than Women?
Vic Schlitzer, Bentley Director of Brand and Content Marketing
Bentley IMPACT
July 24, 2014

Recent Female College Grad? Here Are 5 Things You Need to Know
Patty Solberg, Director of Product Marketing at Powerit Solutions
Bentley IMPACT
July 24, 2014

Beyond the Headlines: It's Time to Stop Second Guessing Millennials
April Lane, Bentley IMPACT
July 24, 2014

Companies Where Women Thrive: Care.com
Melissa Massello, Bentley IMPACT
July 24, 2014

Beyond the Headlines: Female Execs Ditch the Old Boys' Club and Start Their Own
April Lane, Bentley IMPACT
July 17, 2014

5 Success Essentials for New Female College Grads
Katie Bardaro, Lead Economist and Director of Analytics at PayScale
Bentley IMPACT
July 17, 2014

Companies Where Women Thrive: Noonday Collection
Melissa Massello, Bentley IMPACT
July 17, 2014

Stereotypes Still Expect Women to Close Business Deals Like a Man — And Get Home in Time to Cook Dinner
Susan Adams, Senior Director of the Bentley Center for Women and Business
Bentley IMPACT
July 17, 2014

Female CEOs Want Focus on Their Results, and Not Their Gender
Meg Murphy, Bentley IMPACT
July 10, 2014

Why Female College Grads Should Start Their Own Business
Elizabeth Scarborough, CEO of SimpsonScarborough
Bentley IMPACT
July 10, 2014

Beyond the Headlines: Chauvinism, Entrepreneurship, Negotiating and More
April Lane, Bentley IMPACT
July 10, 2014

Beyond the Headlines: Five Great Pieces on Working Millennials
Melissa Massello, Bentley IMPACT
July 10, 2014

Dads Who Do Dishes Raise More Ambitious Daughters
April Lane, Bentley IMPACT
July 1, 2014

Must-Read Books for Women in Business
Kristen L. Walsh, Bentley IMPACT
June 26, 2014

Why Gender Inequality in Higher Ed Is Still a Worldwide Problem
Meg Murphy, Bentley IMPACT
June 26, 2014

What High-Schoolers Can Do Right Now to Prepare for an Accounting Career
Karen Osterheld, Senior Lecturer in Accountancy
Bentley IMPACT
June 26, 2014

A Hall of Fame Coach Shares Her Secrets for Off-the-Court Success
Barbara Stevens, Coach of the Bentley Women's Basketball Team
June 19, 2014

Why Do Top Students Don't Think They Belong at Top Colleges?
April Lane, Bentley IMPACT
June 19, 2014

Yes, Professional Women Can Have Freedom and Flexibility, Even at the Top
Suzanne Roeder, VP for Human Resources at Bain & Company
Bentley IMPACT
June 19, 2014

The Uncomfort Zone: Millennials' Best Lessons Come from Taking Risks
Susan Simpson, Bentley IMPACT
June 19, 2014

Beyond the Headlines: Millennial Women, Even an Ivy League Education Doesn't Mean You'll Make as Much as Men
Melissa Massello, Bentley IMPACT
June 12, 2014

Professional Women Are Just as Skilled as Men, So What Else Can They Do to Get Ahead?
Melanie Otero '91, MBA '92, VP of Philanthropy for Palm Healthare Foundation
Bentley IMPACT
June 12, 2014

Companies Where Women Thrive: PricewaterhouseCoopers
Melissa Masello, Bentley IMPACT
June 12, 2014

Women, There's a Lot of Career Advice Out There for You. Here Are 3 Places to Start. 
Liz Brown, Assistant Professor of Law, Taxation and Financial Planning
Bentley IMPACT
June 5, 2014

Companies Where Women Thrive: Sperry Van Ness
Melissa Massello, Bentley IMPACT
June 5, 2014

Beyond the Headlines: Mentoring is Big Focus of Small Business Week
Melissa Massello, Bentley IMPACT
June 5, 2014

Beyond the Headlines: Why Jill Abramson Matters
Melissa Massello, Bentley IMPACT
May 29, 2014

Tech Success: 10 Online Tools Millennials Can Use to Help Master Technology
Kristen L. Walsh, Bentley IMPACT
May 29, 2014

Confidence and Competence: 3 Things Every Millennial Woman Should Do Before Entering the Workplace
Natalie Brooks, Bentley IMPACT
May 28, 2014

I'm Just Starting My Career. Here's What I've Learned About Women's Success in the Workplace
Angela Scott '15, Bentley IMPACT
May 22, 2014

What Employers Want: Creating New Degrees to Create New Jobs
Kristen L. Walsh, Bentley IMPACT
May 16, 2014

10 Ways Millennial Women Can Jumpstart Their Careers
Bentley IMPACT
May 16, 2014

Is the Traditional Workplace Model Bad for Business?
David Rosen, Bentley IMPACT
May 9, 2014

Are Millennials the Generosity Generation?
Joe Halpern, Bentley IMPACT
May 9, 2014

Why Professional Women Aren't Reaching the Top — And 5 Ways Other Women Can Change That
Toni Wolfman, Executive-in-Resident at Bentley Center for Women and Business
Bentley IMPACT
May 9, 2014

Seven Things College Millennials Can Do Right Now to Prepare for the Workplace
Bentley IMPACT
May 2, 2014

Cultural Competence Could Be the Key to Your Workplace Success — Or Failure
Kristen Walsh, Bentley IMPACT
May 2, 2014

Civic Skills in Great Demand by Employers
Kristen Walsh, Bentley IMPACT
April 21, 2014

Global Education is a Millennial Game-Changer
Iris Berdrow, Bentley Associate Professor of Management
April 21, 2014

The Challenge of Instilling Integrity
Tony Buono, Founding Director of the Bentley Alliance for Ethics and Social Responsibility
April 18, 2014

The Good, the Bad, the Cheesy: Tips for Frosh Millennials from Those Who Have Been There
Joe Halpern, Bentley IMPACT
April 18, 2014

Careers of the Future: Will You Be Able to Recognize the Next Big Thing?
Fred Ledley, Director of the Center for Integration of Science and Industry
April 11, 2014

The Art and Science of Planning Your Major
Kristen Walsh, Bentley IMPACT
April 11, 2014

Careers of the Future: Accounting Helps Students Get Beyond the Numbers
Karen Osterheld, Senior Lecturer of Accountancy
April 7, 2014

Bentley University and Liberty Mutual Team Up to Give Actuarial Studies Students Real-World Experience to Help Jumpstart Their Careers
David Rosen, Bentley IMPACT
April 7, 2014

Careers of the Future: Economics Has Many Career Options, from Rock Star to President of the United States
Aaron Jackson, Associate Professor of Economics
March 30, 2014

Higher Education Must Be Held Accountable for Student Preparedness
Susan Brennan, Bentley Executive Director of Career Services
PayScale Magazine
March 26, 2014

Careers of the Future: Sustainability, the Merging of Science and Business
Rick Oches, Chair of the Bentley Natural and Applied Sciences Department
March 21, 2014

An Unexpected Gift from Millennials in the Workplace
Betsy Myers, Founding Director of the Bentley Center for Women and Business
March 14, 2014

Careers of the Future: Human Centered Design is Putting Innovative Insights into Action
Bill Gribbons, Director of the Bentley Human Factors in Information Design Program
March 14, 2014

Careers of the Future: Blending Theory and Practice with Big Data
Lucia Kimball, Chair of Bentley Mathematical Sciences Department
March 11, 2014

Our 21st Century Mission: Preparing Students for Careers of the Future
By Susan Brennan, Bentley Executive Director of Career Services
February 25, 2014

New Economic Era Demands Response from Millennial Generation
By Gloria Cordes Larson, Bentley President
Real Clear Radio Hour/Bloomberg Boston
February 24, 2014

On The Cutting Edge
By Meg Murphy
February 7, 2014

Defining College Value in Preparing for Change
By Fred Ledley
January 23, 2014

How Professional Schools Add Value
By Meg Murphy
January 15, 2014

The Business of Artists
By Gregory L. Farber
January 8, 2014

Sizing Up Corporate Culture at Your Next Job
By Joe Halpern
December 18, 2013

Why Corporate Leaders Need History
By Chris Beneke
December 12, 2013

Why Everyone Is Wrong About Working With Millennials
By Gloria Larson and Mike Metzger, Fast Company
December 03, 2013

The Path to Success
By Meg Murphy
November 23, 2013

Career Preparation
By Susan Brennan
Executive Director of Career Services, Bentley University

What I would tell my 20 year-old self
By Debbie Millin, Bentley '92
President, UpperLevel Solutions

What Courses Matter Most in College
By Fred Ledley
Professor and Director of the Center for the Integration of Science and Industry, Bentley University

Business Students need Creativity
By Andy Aylesworth
Assoc. Professor, Bentley University

How to be a Risk Taker
By Alissa Rogers, Bentley ‘06
Talent Acquisition Lead, Bloomreach

"Bee" Smart Leadership
By Susan Adams
Professor and Senior Director, Center for Women and Business, Bentley University

Can Business Ethics be Taught
By Tony Buono
Professor and Coordinator, Bentley Alliance for Ethics and Social Responsibility

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