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Graduate Business Career Services is a full-service team dedicated to connecting future business leaders to talent-seeking employers. We focus on coaching graduate business students and alumni on the career planning and management skills necessary for a lifetime of professional success.

Located in downtown Minneapolis, the Graduate Business Career Services office is housed in Terrence Murphy Hall at the intersection of 11th Street and LaSalle Avenue. 

gradcareers@stthomas.edu

(651) 962-8807

Parking:

The 11th Street & Harmon public parking ramp is connected to the campus via skyway. On-street meter parking is also available.

Graduate Business Career Services Office:
1000 LaSalle Ave
Terrence Murphy Hall, Suite 251
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403

 

Linda Sloan

Director, Industry Relations and Career Management

(651) 962-8804
sloa9780@stthomas.edu

Linda Sloan is a native of Chicago. She received her B.S. in marketing from the University of Illinois and her M.B.A., with an emphasis in marketing and strategic management, from Purdue University. Sloan has worked for many premiere Fortune 500 companies, including IBM, 3M and Target Corporation. Her work history runs the gamut from producing award- winning radio and television commercials to developing event marketing strategies to recruiting “Best in Class” talent at various levels.

Sloan is also active in the community. She sits on the boards of the Stairstep Foundation, Jazz Unites in Chicago and the Board of Christian Education at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church. She is a past president of the Twin Cities chapter of the National Black MBA Association.

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Linda Sloan

Director, Industry Relations and Career Management

(651) 962-8804
sloa9780@stthomas.edu

Linda Sloan is a native of Chicago. She received her B.S. in marketing from the University of Illinois and her M.B.A., with an emphasis in marketing and strategic management, from Purdue University. Sloan has worked for many premiere Fortune 500 companies, including IBM, 3M and Target Corporation. Her work history runs the gamut from producing award- winning radio and television commercials to developing event marketing strategies to recruiting “Best in Class” talent at various levels.

Sloan is also active in the community. She sits on the boards of the Stairstep Foundation, Jazz Unites in Chicago and the Board of Christian Education at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church. She is a past president of the Twin Cities chapter of the National Black MBA Association.

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Tom Colosimo

Career Specialist

(651) 962-8814
colo7338@stthomas.edu

Tom Colosimo is a career coach and corporate relations specialist. Before joining UST in early 2009, he was a third-party recruiter in the finance, accounting and marketing business areas for six years. He also worked in corporate finance for more than 20 years and held senior level positions with companies in the manufacturing, retail telecommunications and banking industries. Colosimo has been the volunteer coordinator for the Career Transition Connection job club in Woodbury, Minn. since 2002.

Colosimo prides himself as being a ‘master networker’ and loves connecting people to create a successful business solution.

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Tom Colosimo

Career Specialist

(651) 962-8814
colo7338@stthomas.edu

Tom Colosimo is a career coach and corporate relations specialist. Before joining UST in early 2009, he was a third-party recruiter in the finance, accounting and marketing business areas for six years. He also worked in corporate finance for more than 20 years and held senior level positions with companies in the manufacturing, retail telecommunications and banking industries. Colosimo has been the volunteer coordinator for the Career Transition Connection job club in Woodbury, Minn. since 2002.

Colosimo prides himself as being a ‘master networker’ and loves connecting people to create a successful business solution.

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LaBarre Spence

Career Specialist

(651) 962-4272
spen0377@stthomas.edu

LaBarre Spence has over 20 years of experience in the corporate world in the areas of quality, consulting, marketing services and training and development with companies including Ingersoll Rand, Accenture and Carlson Marketing Group. The last ten years have been devoted to career services for MBA students, first at the Carlson School of Management and now as a career coach at the Opus College of Business working with full-time, evening and executive MBAs. He has an M.B.A. and a master’s in human resource development.

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LaBarre Spence

Career Specialist

(651) 962-4272
spen0377@stthomas.edu

LaBarre Spence has over 20 years of experience in the corporate world in the areas of quality, consulting, marketing services and training and development with companies including Ingersoll Rand, Accenture and Carlson Marketing Group. The last ten years have been devoted to career services for MBA students, first at the Carlson School of Management and now as a career coach at the Opus College of Business working with full-time, evening and executive MBAs. He has an M.B.A. and a master’s in human resource development.

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Portrait of Jessica Bauer

Jess Bauer

Career Coach

(651) 962-4272
jbauer@stthomas.edu

Jess Bauer is a career coach. Previously, as the director of career services for the Minnesota School of Business, she assisted students of various disciplines in reaching their professional goals in such diverse fields as accounting, entrepreneurship, health science and business. Her background includes administration, marketing, event management and five years of career counseling and recruiting. Bauer speaks, blogs, writes articles and makes media of all kinds surrounding her favorite topics: professional development and career management. She received her B.A. from the College of Saint Benedict, and is pursuing a graduate degree with UST.

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Portrait of Jessica Bauer

Jess Bauer

Career Coach

(651) 962-4272
jbauer@stthomas.edu

Jess Bauer is a career coach. Previously, as the director of career services for the Minnesota School of Business, she assisted students of various disciplines in reaching their professional goals in such diverse fields as accounting, entrepreneurship, health science and business. Her background includes administration, marketing, event management and five years of career counseling and recruiting. Bauer speaks, blogs, writes articles and makes media of all kinds surrounding her favorite topics: professional development and career management. She received her B.A. from the College of Saint Benedict, and is pursuing a graduate degree with UST.

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