How To: Market Research

Identify your destination before you start driving

When you made the decision to earn a business degree, you may have only had a general idea of the type of opportunities that existed in your field of study. We know you have limited time and resources, and our …

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Market Research: The next step to clarify your career goal

Managing a lifelong career and finding your first role out of business school is a complicated task.  Breaking it down into the same steps you would follow to take a product to market can help make it more manageable and …

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Not sure where to start your career? CandidCareer makes it easy!

As a business student, it is important to identify early what function and industry you want to work in, in order to allow yourself time to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to compete for these roles. We know that …

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The secret ingredient that will help you thrive in your working life

 

In simplified terms, culture is the secret ingredient that refers to the values and behaviors that guide decisions and activities in the work environment. Culture can vary by company, industry, function, and role. Your work as a student at …

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Picked your Major? Now what?

Deciding on a major can be a stressful process but now that you have made your decision (congrats!), you’ll want to dig deeper to find the answers to the following questions:
What are the most common roles recent-graduates from my …

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How to be effective at on-campus events

If you are currently pursuing an internship or full-time job search, you need to know how to best prepare and engage employers at these events for W. P. Carey Students. There are a variety of events that make up on-campus …

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Top candidates know the companies they are targeting: The power of career research

Conducting thoughtful research on companies allows you to develop yourself as a strong candidate throughout all parts of the career process:  from identifying target companies to preparing yourself to show as informed, passionate and deeply interested in the companies you …

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Want to impress employers? Do some research!

Career events where you get to meet employers is a unique opportunity you have within business school.  But for some, it can be intimidating.  How do you do it confidently?  The answer is simple: research.  

Research is a critical step …

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Transferable Skills: The Key to Landing Your Dream Job

For many people, making a career switch might feel like you’re starting over from scratch. But that’s not true: You have transferable skills. “Most job seekers think the skills they use for their current job only translate for that particular …

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