How To: Job Search Strategy

Do you have the skills it takes to be successful?

As a business student, you have already begun to build your skillset.  Identifying which skills are needed to be successful in a particular role can be facilitated by reviewing job descriptions, where employers often list a combination of soft and …

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Do you know what you value most in work?

When exploring what career or job you would like to pursue, it is important to not only identify your skills, but also to reflect on your goals and aspirations about what your workday will look like. Taking time to identify …

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Differentiate yourself as a top candidate

When looking for a job or internship, you want to showcase your most relevant skills that will emphasize to an employer why you are a good candidate for the role. Sometimes, you’ll need to develop new skills to differentiate yourself …

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Before jumping into resumes and cover letters, do this.

Career Management is a lifelong process, and building your professional capabilities while in business school will help you navigate your entire career. Successful career management begins with developing a strategy that involves taking time to look backward and forward, so …

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Spring Semester Career Reset: Time to revisit your CAP

Your Career Action Plan (CAP) is a foundational component of your career journey at W. P. Carey.  The work you do with the CAP, though, isn’t meant to be completed and set aside.  It becomes an evolving guide to help …

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Leveraging research to take your Career Action Plan to the next level

If you’ve developed a Career Action Plan with a goal, milestones, and target dates, you’re almost ready to go. The next step is conducting research to test the assumptions and insights you just identified. Though you may have a specific …

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Feeling overwhelmed about your choices? We can help you find your way in 3 easy steps!

What do you want to do after you graduate? What types of internships are you looking at? What are you going to do with that major? These are all questions you probably get asked more than you like. They might …

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Why you may want to take a closer look at getting into the gig economy

This is a time when we are seeing markets constrict with no clear end in sight.  As professionals and business school students, successfully responding will mean integrating creativity into your strategy as you pursue employment options. A “Gig Job” (a …

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When your employment plans change: now what?

Sometimes we strategically plan and change still happens: a new job gets revoked, an internship is suspended. Unforeseeable changes can happen at any time, which can cause disruption in your career or job search.  This COVID-19 pandemic is leaving a …

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Using Interstride to find roles to start your career for international students

At ASU, we know that our international students have come to look for new opportunities in a new country.  During this rapidly changing job market, all of our students need to be aware of and utilize all resources at their …

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