Professional Development

Impress with Virtual Professionalism

 

As a business student at W. P. Carey, you already know the importance of professionalism and executive presence, but do you also understand how this extends to the virtual space? Building strong relationships can be challenging virtually, but the …

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Everything You Need to Know About Employer-Paid Tuition Reimbursement

When you’re looking for a new job, there’s a piece of your potential compensation package that’s arguably more valuable in the long run than your starting salary: employer-paid tuition reimbursement.

After all, education can qualify you for promotions at this …

By Nancy Dunham - The Muse
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7 Top Data Analytics Tools Every Data Analyst Should Master

With data becoming a major asset for many organizations, data analysts need tools that help interpret the information. Having the right data analytics tools makes it easier to come up with creative ways to derive valuable insights from a company’s …

By Sakshi Gupta - Springboard
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Are UX Courses on LinkedIn Learning Enough for a Successful Career Switch?

User experience design is important to any business with a digital presence because it constitutes a practice devoted to fulfilling the user’s needs. The user experience encapsulates how a person feels when they interact with a digital interface, such as …

By Kindra Cooper - Springboard
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Make the Most of Your Internship

If you have landed an internship or short-term professional experience, congratulations! Internships are a great way to build upon your business knowledge and apply it to a real world setting. Your internship will help you further narrow down ideal industries …

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How to Improve Your Problem-Solving Skills (and Show Them Off in Your Job Hunt)

Problem-solving skills are critical for any career path—no matter where you work or what job you have, you’ll face problems big and small all the time. If you want to succeed in your career, being able to effectively navigate (and …

By Deanna deBara - The Muse
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6 Highly Effective Habits for New Executives

The culmination of a career-long pursuit, a promotion to the C-Suite is often a bigger transition than anticipated. What served you as you climbed the ranks can now harm you in your new role. What was once beyond your scope …

By Sabina Nawaz - Ivy Exec
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How to Use ‘Deliberate Practice’ to Become an Expert and Boost Your Career

We all know the saying “practice makes perfect,” but what we all don’t know is the specific type of practice needed to reach perfection—and that’s called “deliberate practice.”

In 1993, Swedish psychologist Anders Ericsson concluded that 10,000 hours of deliberate …

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The 4 Pillars Of Job Happiness

Everyone wants a career they love and that brings them happiness or at least job satisfaction. But what makes for the perfect job? While there’s no definite answer, emerging research suggests that four workplace characteristics — realness, collaboration, security, and belonging — …

By Mark Travers - Ivy Exec
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How to develop skills and experience outside of an internship

Not only do Internships allow you to test your fit within companies, industries and roles, but they also provide the opportunity to build new skills and experience relevant to your career.  Landing an internship is not always guaranteed, however, and …

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