The Value of Multicultural Organization Membership


Finding a community to belong to can have a positive impact on your personal and professional identity. Becoming a member of a diverse organization allows you to build community, to establish a strong network, and to gain leadership experience. 

Multicultural organizations provide you the space to learn how to navigate your personal identities in relation to your professional identity. Whether it be through networking events, career ready workshops, guest speakers or committee club projects, you will have opportunities to achieve your personal and professional goals while having the support of your community and peers. Not only will these opportunities support your personal growth, they will also prepare you to articulate your authentic self in your future career. 

Take advantage of the chance to explore your own identities through a professional lens here at W. P. Carey! There are a number of multicultural organizations for you to be a part of, such as the Asian Business Leaders Association, Black Business Student Association, Women’s Business Leaders Association, Hispanic Business Students Association and more. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to get involved and develop a sense of community today. Visit the Multicultural Communities on our Career Website to find more multicultural organizations, as well as see Career Resources for Diverse Populations, upcoming events like Affinity Conferences, and more!

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