Alumni

The Harvard Faculty of Arts & Sciences Mignone Center for Career Success serves Harvard College, Harvard Griffin GSAS, and Extension School students and alumni. See below for details of services and student engagement opportunities for each of the three schools that our office serves.

What Is the STAR Method? How to Use It in Interviews

The STAR Method

The STAR method is one of the best-known ways to plan an interview answer.

In fact, Amazon recommends that their candidates use this framework when answering behavioral questions about their Leadership Principles.

Even though you shouldn’t rely …

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Deadline Approaching: Friday, Jan. 12th NextGen Leader Applications Due

Deadline Approaching: Friday, Jan. 12th NextGen Leader Applications Due – Disability:IN (disabilityin.org)

Disability:IN NextGen Leadership Program is a six-month mentoring program for college students and recent graduates (no later than 2022) with disabilities. Students are matched one-on-one with mentors from …

By Katie Fell
Katie Fell Assistant Director, Harvard College Still Deciding, Exploring, & Self-Assessment
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How to Deal with a Job Offer While You’re Still Interviewing

If you’ve been particularly industrious when it comes to your job search you might be feeling overwhelmed with emails, phone calls, and interviews, but what happens when you receive a job offer while you’ve got a bunch of other post-interview …

By Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Phone
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Address

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54 Dunster Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

MCS Hours

Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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