Advice

Applicant Tracking Systems: Tactics for Beating the Bots

ATS-Guide-1

This guide was originally written by GetFive on July 20, 2020. To read the full guide, please click here.

Hiring managers, HR pros, and recruiters love applicant tracking systems (ATS) — software applications that, among other things, sift through reams of …

By O'Brien Center for Career Development
O'Brien Center for Career Development Profile Picture
Read more »

How Merrimack Accounting Students are Solidifying Employment Before Graduation: The Accounting Co-Op Experience

i-gDZhqJV-XL

Merrimack College students are gaining full-time experience, getting paid handsomely, receiving multiple job offers before they graduate, and still finishing up their undergraduate degree in four years. You read that right; Merrimack’s students can have it all with the spring …

By Ashley Archangelo
Ashley Archangelo Events & Operations Specialist Ashley Archangelo
Read more »

10 Things to do this Winter Break

10 things to do this winter break.

Congratulations; you are almost finished with the fall semester and headed toward 2021! While you may want to spend this break scrolling through TikTok, binge watching Netflix and taking that well-deserved time-off to rejuvenate from this past semester, you might …

By Ashley Archangelo
Ashley Archangelo Events & Operations Specialist Ashley Archangelo
Read more »

Working Warriors: Fotini Karabinas ’20 Forges Her Path as a Technology Teacher Assistant with Northbridge Public Schools

Fotini

Fotini Karabinas ’20 made her mark on Merrimack, and now, she’s doing the same in the public school system. While she pursued two bachelor’s degrees in history and secondary education, Fotini worked on and off campus in several capacities. As …

By Dan Roussel
Dan Roussel Communications and Copywriting Intern Dan Roussel
Read more »

Working Warriors: Ben Beaulieu ’24 Makes History as Newly-Elected Merrimac Selectman

Ben Beaulieu

Ben Beaulieu ’24 has made his mark, only one semester into his Merrimack journey. He arrived in August as the vice president of Rebel Media Group LLC, and just this month was elected as a selectman for the town of …

By Dan Roussel
Dan Roussel Communications and Copywriting Intern Dan Roussel
Read more »

Working Warriors: Hailey DeFaria ’21 Thrives at Authority Ghostwriting Marketing Internship

Hailey DeFaria

Hailey DeFaria ’21 has been working at marketing agency Authority Ghostwriting since September as a marketing and digital media content creator. While pursuing her bachelor’s in marketing, Hailey has served in a variety of jobs and internships on and off …

By Dan Roussel
Dan Roussel Communications and Copywriting Intern Dan Roussel
Read more »

Working Warriors: John Gordon ’20, M’21 Takes Charge With Full-Time Internship at UPS

John Gordon2

John Gordon ’20, M’21 experienced Covid-related hardships this summer, like many of us. He became a Double Warrior shortly after graduating, giving him the time needed to further develop his career skills. But thanks to his extensive work experience, John …

By Dan Roussel
Dan Roussel Communications and Copywriting Intern Dan Roussel
Read more »

Working Warriors: Alyssa Ardai ’21 Receives Full-Time Offer from PwC After Summer Internship

Working Warriors: Alyssa Ardai ’21 Receives Full-Time Offer from PwC After Summer Internship thumbnail image

Alyssa Ardai ’21 will be graduating this May, a full year ahead of her peers in the Class of 2018. An Honors Program student, Alyssa has been involved in a variety of clubs from the Merrimack Investment Fund to the …

By Dan Roussel
Dan Roussel Communications and Copywriting Intern Dan Roussel
Read more »

Working Warriors: Erika Torkildsen ’21, Former “Get Hired Up” Intern, Lands Full-Time Offer at Raytheon

Screenshot_20

Erika Torkildsen ’21 is nothing short of a trailblazer. While pursuing her bachelor’s in mechanical engineering, Erika has taken a variety of leadership roles on campus, with groups such as the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the Society of …

By Dan Roussel
Dan Roussel Communications and Copywriting Intern Dan Roussel
Read more »

Working Warriors: Gabi Scheff M’22 Finds A Home in Her Multicultural Initiatives Fellowship at Merrimack

Gabi Scheff

Gabi Scheff M’22 has found a new path at Merrimack, coming off a decade-long career in the entertainment industry to pursue her master’s in clinical mental health counseling. But she is not just a student — she’s one of our incredible …

By Dan Roussel
Dan Roussel Communications and Copywriting Intern Dan Roussel
Read more »