W. P. Carey Alumni Share Advice for Choosing Between Two Career Paths

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What advice would you give to someone who is trying to choose between two career paths?

Here is what they shared:

Be Clear and Confident About Your Interests and Abilities
Imagine Yourself in Both …

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6 Ways to Set Boundaries on the Job Search

Searching for a job can feel like a full-time job. Finding the right roles to apply for, personalizing cover letters and resumes, and going through multiple rounds of interviews, can be exhausting and draining. So how can you set boundaries …

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How to Follow Up on a Job Interview in 2022 (With Example)

After perfecting your cover letter and resume, then acing the interview, you’re waiting to hear back from the company about the next steps. And whether it’s been a day or a week, you’re wondering how to follow up on a …

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W. P. Carey Alumni Share How Their Career Relates to Their Major

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: How has your major impacted your career?

Here is what they shared:

Business Courses Provided Transferrable Skills Needed for My Career
My Degree Has Proven Invaluable to My International Retail Career
A Foundation of …

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W. P. Carey Alumni Share the Benefits They Received From Career Services

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What benefits did you receive from engagement with Career Services?

Here is what they shared:

Strategic guidance to understand career direction
Access to helpful people and resources
Support building relationships and networking
Job opportunities …

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Top Interpersonal Skills Employers Look For

Often known as people skills, interpersonal skills are the soft skills you use to interact with others. In the workplace, these skills are essential to being an effective team player and contributing to a positive work environment. 

Yet some interpersonal …

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W. P. Carey Alumni Share What Makes or Breaks an Interview

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What top deciding factors do employers look for during interviews?

Here is what they shared:

Value and Mission Sharing
Research
Integrity
Personality
Your Pitch for the Job
Eagerness to Join the Company
Value and …

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What Are Problem-Solving Skills? Definition and Examples

Why do employers hire employees? To help them solve problems. Whether you’re a financial analyst deciding where to invest your firm’s money, or a marketer trying to figure out which channel to direct your efforts, companies hire people to help …

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What Are Verbal Communication Skills?

If you’ve explained a difficult concept to a teammate or taught a friend about a project you’re working on, chances are you used verbal communication skills. These are the soft skills you use when talking to someone else. A person …

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W. P. Carey Alumni Share Technology Trends

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What technology trends are you seeing in the workplace?
Here is what they shared:
Efficient Data Processing
Zero Trust Initiatives Drives Architecture Changes
Brick and Click Anonymity
Cloud Computing
Connectivity to the Edge
Data-Driven …

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