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3 practical ways to keep up with business news

 

Keeping up with business news is an important way to show potential employers that you are well-informed, care about the subject matter that they care about, and take initiative to do your own research in a world where things …

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Finance Rotation Programs: Are They Right For You?

 

Upon graduation, most students pursue traditional roles within an organization when seeking employment.  These are typically individual contributor (non-managerial) roles focused on an area of study.  For finance majors, common roles include financial analyst, financial planner, and loan officer.  …

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How to Secure a Summer Accounting Internship in the Spring

 

Don’t have an internship lined up for the summer yet? Take a deep breath. It is not too late to apply for summer internships!

Many small and medium-sized companies have more fluid recruiting processes, and are often still searching …

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Pivoting careers? Read this.

Career pivots, such as transitioning to a new industry or job function, can be challenging – especially if you are changing multiple facets of your career at once (like pivoting to both a new industry and a new job function.) …

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5 Questions to Ask Before Applying to Grad School

Pursuing a graduate degree is a huge investment – financially, personally, and emotionally. Is it a worthy investment if you want to go into marketing? The simple answer is: it depends on your overall career strategy. Taking the time to think …

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Investment Banking or Corporate Finance? Find out which is right for you!

 

Are you struggling to figure out which direction you want to take your career in finance?  Careers in finance can be tricky to navigate, as finance is both a business function and an industry (financial services).  At the MBA …

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Multiple career interests? Start here.

 

It’s normal to have a variety of career interests, especially in an MBA program where you might be learning about business functions that you didn’t have much exposure to in your previous positions. However, prioritizing what you want to …

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MBA Supply Chain 101: Buy It, Make It, Move It

 

When considering a career in supply chain, it’s possible to work in any industry, so it’s best to familiarize yourself with the opportunities within this functional area. By doing advanced research, you’ll develop an understanding of the focus areas …

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Supply Chain 101: Buy It, Make It, Move It

 

When considering a career in supply chain, it’s possible to work in any industry, so it’s best to familiarize yourself with the opportunities within this functional area. By doing advanced research, you’ll develop an understanding of the focus areas …

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Wondering what companies sponsor International students? Find out using Interstride’s U.S. Visa insights tool!

Do you find yourself wishing there was a free online resource that showed what companies are submitting the most petitions for H-1B visas? Interstride is an online platform with many resources designed specifically for international students. One of these resources is …

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