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-Welcome to the Leverett pre-business webpage! The Leverett business staff is here to help everyone from sophomores who want to find out more about business to seniors in the midst of the recruiting cycle. We hope you'll use this page to learn about offerings and events in the house (such as resume screening, career forums, and interview workshops), get connected with the pre-business tutors and alumni advisors, read the Leverett Case Interview Guide, and pick up tips and information for your job-hunting. +'''Welcome to the Leverett Pre-Career website!''' Your Pre-Career tutors are here to help you with everything related to internships, jobs and careers. Whether you're just starting to think about what you might want to do after college or are preparing for your final job interview, we are here for you! Please use this website to learn about our offerings and the events we organize in the House; to get connected with Pre-Career Tutors; to read useful resources for different stages of the job and internship application process; and to pick up general tips and information for your career exploration.
-If you have any questions about this page, please contact [http:../facebook/show.php?uid=2255 Bilal Malik].+We encourage you to contact any [http://leverett.harvard.edu/wiki/Pre-Career:People Pre-Career tutor] directly with questions or a meeting request. If you're not sure whom to reach out to, please e-mail leverettprecareer@gmail.com and we will direct you to the right person. We wish you the best of luck in your job or internship search and look forward to hearing from you!
-Our big intro meeting for all Leverett Business students is Thursday, October 3 at 8:30pm in the Dining Hall. You will meet all of our business advisors here, and we will talk about prepping for your job search this fall.+{{PreCareerBottom}}
-= Upcoming Events =+* '''For Pre-Career Tutors''': [https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0BySzc9Ynh7jYR2JnTTBzTURCRTA&usp=sharing Pre-Career Tutor Folder]
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-The upcoming events include:+
-# Big intro meeting- Thursday Oct 3, 8:30pm in the Dining Hall+
-# Resume Workshop and Screening- Sunday, Oct 6, 8pm in the Dining Hall+
-# Drop-in Resume Screens- Nightly from October 7-10, various times, in the Dining Hall+
-# OCS Career Fair (Gordon Track Center) Thursday, Oct 10, 10am-4pm+
-# Resume Screening Marathon Monday, Oct 14, 9pm-midnight, in the dining hall+
-# Business Interview Preparation Session Thurs, Oct 17, 9-10pm D-Entry Dining Room (Relaxation techniques, Interview tips, and Case Interview prep)+
-# Preparing for a Career in Business: Talk by OCS Business Director Bob Cohen. Wednesday, Oct 30, 5:30-6:30pm, JCR, Bring your dinner tray. (Career options after Harvard. Networking, taking advantage of Harvard resources to prepare)+
-# Getting a Summer Business Internship (For Sophs and Juniors): Talk by Molli Hourihan, former head of consulting summer internships for Monitor Company. Wednesday, Nov 20, 9-10pm, JCR (Learn how to find jobs, what recruiters are looking for, what the process is like)+
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-= House Advisors =+
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-Meet our eager-to-help-you res-tutors, non-res tutors, and 20 alumni contacts here!+
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-[http:../facebook/show.php?uid=2255 Bilal Malik]+
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-[http:../facebook/show.php?uid=1715 Stephen Koren]+
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-= Links = +
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-Below are a number of useful links we have compiled.+
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-== Career Exploration ==+
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-* [http://www.ocs.fas.harvard.edu/students/career-areas.htm OCS Career Areas]+
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-Few students come to college knowing they want to go into business. Business at Harvard is often thought of as recruiting, I-banking, and consulting, but there is a lot more out there. The business tutors are happy to meet with you to talk about career exploration. Also, OCS is an incredible resource for business careers, and we encourage you to make an appointment with one of the counselors there if you are interested. +
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-== Case Interview ==+
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-* [http://leverett.harvard.edu/prebiz/NguyenLeverettCaseInterviewJan99.ppt Demystifying the Case Interview: The Leverett House Guide] ([http://leverett.harvard.edu/prebiz/NguyenLeverettCaseInterviewJan99.pdf PDF] version) Case interview strategies with 11 cases from actual interviews with solutions!+
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-== Recruiting ==+
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-* [http://www.ocs.fas.harvard.edu/students/jobs.htm OCS Recruiting Website] All recruiting students must go through them. Note that deadlines happen very early in the year! Also, you can sign up at OCS for a videotaped mock interview with analysis afterwards. This is great way to see how you actually look and sound in the interview.+
-* [http://www.mckinsey.com/careers/apply/solveacase/ McKinsey Case Interview Site] Useful site from the consulting giant with sample case interviews.+
-* [http://www.bcg.com/careers/interview_prep/interview_prep_splash.asp BCG Case Interview Site] Excellent site from the noble consulting genius with sample case interviews.+
-* [http://www.wetfeet.com Wetfeet.com] Great commercial site from a couple of Stanford Business School grads geared towards the recruiting student. Has industry analyses, intros to case interviews, and a whole host of other useful info.+
-* [http://www.vault.com The Vault] Another great commercial recruiting site that is chock full of information.+
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-== Preparing your Resume and Cover letter ==+
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-Here are useful documents from OCS on preparing your resume and cover letter. +
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-* [http://www.ocs.fas.harvard.edu/students/resources/resume.pdf OCS Resume Prep Document]+
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-* [http://www.ocs.fas.harvard.edu/students/resources/letter.pdf OCS Cover letter Prep Document]+

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Welcome to the Leverett Pre-Career website! Your Pre-Career tutors are here to help you with everything related to internships, jobs and careers. Whether you're just starting to think about what you might want to do after college or are preparing for your final job interview, we are here for you! Please use this website to learn about our offerings and the events we organize in the House; to get connected with Pre-Career Tutors; to read useful resources for different stages of the job and internship application process; and to pick up general tips and information for your career exploration.

We encourage you to contact any Pre-Career tutor directly with questions or a meeting request. If you're not sure whom to reach out to, please e-mail leverettprecareer@gmail.com and we will direct you to the right person. We wish you the best of luck in your job or internship search and look forward to hearing from you!


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