Building Connections in Finance

September 14, 2017


by
Stephanie Bucklin

When Reid Larkin ’19, a senior at Bowling Green State University, was trying to figure out his best career move after college, he attended a conference run by his fraternity, Alpha Sigma Phi. There, Reid picked up a flyer that informed him about the Alpha Sigma Phi Mentor Network, a platform that connects fraternity alumni to current students. Keep reading ›

Homing in on a Desired Career Path

July 20, 2017


by
Stephanie Bucklin

When students go to college, they often have some inkling of what career they’re interested in. However, that career path may morph and change over time as students learn more about their desired jobs—a process that relies on that student learning more crucial information about different career paths. Keep reading ›

It’s Not All About The (Technical) Skills

June 29, 2017


by
Stephanie Bucklin

Advisor Preston Webb (‘10, ’11) has a lot of experience mentoring students on AGGIEvisors, Texas A&M Mays School of Business’ alumni mentorship platform. A Manager in the Technology practice at Deloitte Consulting, Preston primarily consults with MBA and MIS (Masters of Information Science) students looking to get into the consulting field.

His surprising advice to them? Focus less on technical skills, and more on “soft” skills in your résumé in order to land consulting jobs. Keep reading ›