Expand Your Network

If you’ve ever had to pick people for your group or team, chances are you asked your friends to recommend people they know. In much the same way, many of the positions available are filled through personal referrals. Networking is making connections—talking with people who can provide you with information, advice, resources, and possible contacts related to your fields of interest. Develop your connections to learn about opportunities beyond campus interviews or what is posted on Crimson Careers.

Data Science and AI Career Pathways Panel Recap

Panelist Perspectives:

Anahita pursued a PhD in Physics with a plan to be in academia, but she discovered consulting and was attracted to the concept of problem solving and working with multiple companies. As an immigrant, she also had a …

By Meaghan Shea
Meaghan Shea Assistant Director, Technology, Data Analytics, Life & Physical Sciences & Entrepreneurship
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The Only 4 Things on LinkedIn that Matter

Here’s just a sampling of the questions I get about LinkedIn on a regular basis:

“How many recommendations do I need to have?”

“Do I have to buy a Premium account?”

“What should I do if my mom endorsed me …

By Jeremy Schifeling
Jeremy Schifeling
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Mapping the Product: Career Pathways in Product Management

Last week MCS invited some amazing alumni back for a virtual panel to discuss the field of product, and how to gain entry level opportunities in the field. We were also joined by Harvard Product Lab to kick off the …

By Meaghan Shea
Meaghan Shea Assistant Director, Technology, Data Analytics, Life & Physical Sciences & Entrepreneurship
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