Welcome to the Consulting and Business interest community!

Members of this community are interested in careers that involve working with people, solving complex problems and innovating.  Often these careers include fast-paced environments, opportunities for upward mobility and expectations of staff to exceed goals and perform at a high level.  Though a business degree (like from the excellent UW Foster School of Business) is quite useful, there are many ways to enter the business-world (even if you aren’t a business major).  People who pursue careers in Consulting and Business develop strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills.

Examples of career pathways include (but are not limited to): management, finance, operations, supply chain, human resources, business information technology, marketing, events, accounting, international business, investment banking and consulting.  Consulting usually has a focus on specific business areas such as management, strategy, technology or marketing consulting.

Virtual Internships Available with Northwestern Mutual This Summer

Northwestern Mutual
By Eli Heller (He/Him)
Eli Heller (He/Him) Career Coach Eli Heller (He/Him)
Read more »

April 16 – Free Virtual Event for Professional Women


Check out this free, virtual professional development workshop for professional women, taking place on April 16! This virtual event will feature employers such as AT&T, PNC and Greystar, and will allow you to interact with employers and learn how …

By Eli Heller (He/Him)
Eli Heller (He/Him) Career Coach Eli Heller (He/Him)
Read more »

An Inside Look at the Intricate Path of a Successful Entrepreneur

entrepreneur image

Alon Hillel-Tuch


Current Role(s):
Managing Partner at Dreamit Ventures and at Stacked Venture Builder

Dream Job:
Entrepreneur (another one of his current roles)

What Keeps Him Motivated:
“Most people think you do this because you’re passionate about …

By The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
Read more »

The Data Science Career Track Admissions Challenge


The three-step Springboard admissions process is designed to set our students up for success. The challenge portion is an important step that ensures that each student is a good fit for the course and will achieve the ultimate goal: getting …

By T.J. DeGroat - Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
Read more »

June at the Virtual Career & Internship Center

20200515_May Campus-1112-Edit-Edit-S

Since Monday, March 16th, the Career & Internship Center has been entirely virtual.  It’s now June and while our doors in Mary Gates Hall remain closed, all our team members continue to work remotely, excited and ready to connect with …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers (She/Her)
Emma O'Neill-Myers (She/Her) Associate Director of Employer & Student Engagement Emma O
Read more »