Career Conversations: Liberal Arts and the For-Profit Sector

Oct 27 • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Are you interested in a career that supports the sale of goods and/or services? Are you curious how a liberal arts course, minor, or major can prepare you for a job at a for-profit business? Would you like to learn more about what it is like working at a for-profit business?


Join us to hear from NU alums and other professionals working in incredible businesses. Learn how you can apply knowledge and skills from a liberal arts background into a for-profit setting. Participate in a group discussion to learn about possible career paths and steps you can take now to build a career in the For-Profit sector.

Participating Employers: HubSpot and Wayfair



Diana Zalaquett, Principal Consultant and Solutions Partner Coach, at HubSpot

o   Diana is a Northeastern Alumni with a B.A. in International Affairs and a concentration in History, Political Science, and East Asian Studies.

Leah Vail, Strategic Change and Transformation, at Wayfair

o   Leah has a B.A in Creative Writing, Magna Cum Laude, from Elon University.


Open to all students. Co-sponsored by the College of Social Sciences and Humanities & Employer Engagement and Career Design.


Oct 27, 2020 | 5:00 PM

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