Join program manager, Cathy Merlo, for an informal “Ask Me Anything” about the Full-Time MBA program. This is an excellent opportunity to learn more, ask questions, find out how a graduate business education from D'Amore-McKim can enrich your skillset, expand your network, and enhance your professional potential.
Some of the frequently discussed topics that we can address during this chat:
- The application process – Find out what our admissions team looks for to make your application standout.
- Corporate Residency – Explore ‘how' our unique residency program will boost your confidence and build your network.
- Funding your education – Northeastern has a variety of scholarships and financial aid options.
Cathy Merlo is the MBA program manager. In this role, Cathy is a career coach, curriculum designer, and instructor for full-time MBA students and alumni looking to polish their résumés, determine their next career adventure, broaden their networking capabilities, or prepare for job interviews.
Cathy also teaches the career management course for MBA students which provides essential tools to help manage their careers. Her goal is to help students gain valuable skills so that they can approach the job search process confidently. Students develop a personal career search strategy, build a strong professional network, and meet with D'Amore-McKim's employer partners to hear their insider insights towards securing not only a corporate residency, but also a permanent job upon graduation.
An accomplished professional with extensive experience in career counseling, recruitment, and company relations, Cathy spent eight years working at Babson College as a Senior Associate Director at the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business where she advised MBA students in the evening and blended learning programs. Prior to finding her passion in helping students accomplish their professional goals, she worked as a recruiter and HR generalist for Fidelity Investments and the Bank of America.