How To: Job Search Strategy

Insight Into How Employers View the Job Search Process

As a job seeker, you might be wondering: what are employers looking for?  What do they prioritize when evaluating applicants? Considering the job search process from the perspective of an employer will provide valuable insights and help you become a …

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Navigating a Career Pivot

The pandemic has changed the way we live and has had a huge impact on our daily lives, especially in the world of work. As a result, you may be thinking of a career change. 

This could be an opportune …

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Gain real-world experience without leaving your home!

As a student in one of the Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree programs at W. P. Carey, you are gaining foundational business acumen with a breadth of interdisciplinary skills. With most BA business degree programs being broad, it can be …

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Your BA Degree Has Key Advantages

You are earning a BA business degree, which provides you with an expansive, well-rounded business education. With your BA degree, you have the option to explore career interests and classes outside of your core courses. Because of this, BA students …

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So, you like leading?

Think about why you chose Management as your major. Was it because you like leading? Do you often find yourself in leadership roles? That’s awesome, but what does that mean for your career direction? 

Leadership in business is a strong …

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I’ve Just Been Laid Off … Now What?

Unemployment is down, the job market is booming. So it may come as a shock in this environment to be laid off. No matter what is happening in the economy, layoffs still happen. We’re here to help you navigate what’s …

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Building Brand “You”

How to stand out in the sea of applicants

As you stare at the supermarket shelves or Amazon listings, what makes a product stand out from the other options? Is it the name, the design of the packaging, stories people …

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The Power of Reflection

How looking back at your work experiences can help move you forward

What do you want to be when you grow up? 

Where do you see yourself in five years? 

What’s your next career move?

So much of building your …

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If you didn’t land a summer internship or summer job, here’s what you should do instead

With any job or internship application, there’s the chance that you may not get an offer for the position. The reasons can vary, and sometimes it can come down to not being the right person for the job. Those looking …

By Sean Kelly - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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How International Students Can Improve Their Chances of Getting H-1B Visas

With this year’s H-1B visa registration season well underway, we spoke with International Student Career Expert Marcelo Barros about what international students should be doing now, common mistakes students make when searching for U.S. employment, and what we can expect …

By Derek Loosvelt - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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