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Apply to Attend Design Nation, the Only All-Expenses-Paid Design Conference for Undergraduates!

The nation’s only all-expenses paid design conference for undergraduates.
Apply by 11:59 PM EST 12/31

Design Nation (link) is the nation’s only all-expenses-paid two day conference for undergraduate students in the heart of NYC. It is an exploration of the …

By Anthony Arcieri
Anthony Arcieri Anthony Arcieri, Director of Undergraduate Career Advising and Programming, Architecture, Engineering, Environment Advising
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The Ultimate Guide To Transform Your LinkedIn Profile

Do you have a LinkedIn profile? If you don’t have one, please stop reading and go to create one.

Without LinkedIn, it can get very difficult to get a job in 2022.

Nowadays, recruiters and hiring managers source for candidates …

By Anastazija Gavrilovic - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Explore & Experience in January!

Harvard College encourages undergraduates to take time during the Winterbreak to refresh and recharge. OCS is one of numerous Harvard centers and departments that offer some limited programming during the Winterbreak and Wintersession periods.

Winterbreak

Undergraduate students who wish to …

By Anthony Arcieri
Anthony Arcieri Anthony Arcieri, Director of Undergraduate Career Advising and Programming, Architecture, Engineering, Environment Advising
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Student Spotlights

Skill Building Courses

Finance Foundations

Kay Stice and Jim Stice
Finance exists in the real world. It impacts everyone: individuals, families, companies, and governments. While it may sound complicated, at…

Write a Business Plan

Google for Education Course
Define and organize your business’s growth by writing a business plan.

Copywriting for Social Media

Michaela Alexis
The right words can move your audience to act. But reliably finding those words—and fine-tuning them for posts on different…

Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies

Tarun Khanna
This business and management course, taught by Harvard Business School professor Tarun Khanna, takes an inter-disciplinary approach to understanding and…

Basics of Fashion Design

Robin Schneider
A working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop is a must for anyone trying to jump-start a career in fashion. In this…

Writing Ad Copy

Michael Duquet
Learn how to write ad copy that effectively conveys your brand and converts clicks into sales, traffic, and signups. Conversion…

Public Relations Foundations

Deirdre Breakenridge
Public relations (PR) is critical to any business that wants to create media exposure, sway consumer opinion, and maintain a…

The Data Science of Retail, Sales, and Commerce

Barton Poulson
How does technology constantly gather data from the world of commerce around us? What can you derive from the data…

Customer Experience: Creating Customer Personas

Explore the LinkedIn Learning courses centered around consumer products.

Advanced Consumer Behavior

Michael R. Solomon
A diverse and fascinating array of factors influence even the simplest buying decisions. Understanding the driving forces behind why your…

Entrepreneurship Foundations

Kim Kaupe
Join Kim Kaupe as she shares the steps to becoming a successful entrepreneur. Kim begins by providing a set of…

Pitching to Investors

Jana Lee
Find out what angel investors and venture capital firms are looking for in this course by investor and entrepreneur Jana…

Data Visualization: Storytelling

Bill Shander
We are wired for story. We crave it. Storytelling has played an integral role in our ability to make progress…

PowerPoint Essential Training

Jess Stratton
You don’t have to be a designer to create a great visual presentation. Learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint for…

How to Succeed in a Case Study Interview

Jena Viviano
You’ve nailed the first few rounds of interviews, and now you’ve been invited to participate in a case study interview.…

Financial Modeling Foundations

Michael McDonald
By distilling key information regarding cash flow levels and risks, financial modeling helps decision-makers make informed choices based on data…

Excel for Banking Professionals

Michael McDonald
Across the world of banking and finance, Excel is simply indispensable. This critical tool serves as a blank canvas for…

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