What every Business Law student needs to know

W. P. Carey’s First Destination Survey data shows nearly 20% of Business Law students attend Graduate School immediately after graduation and another 20% of graduates attend Law School one to three years after graduating. What does this mean? Statistically speaking, …

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W. P. Carey Alumni Share What Makes or Breaks an Interview

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What top deciding factors do employers look for during interviews?

Here is what they shared:

Value and Mission Sharing
Research
Integrity
Personality
Your Pitch for the Job
Eagerness to Join the Company
Value and …

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What Are Problem-Solving Skills? Definition and Examples

Why do employers hire employees? To help them solve problems. Whether you’re a financial analyst deciding where to invest your firm’s money, or a marketer trying to figure out which channel to direct your efforts, companies hire people to help …

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Is Getting a Minor in College Worth It?

As you make your way through college, one very important question you might ask yourself is if a minor is worth undertaking. While not everyone graduates with a minor, it’s a great way to add some versatility to your resume …

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5 Great Things Companies Can Do to Recognize Their Employees

Positive employee engagement and retention are hallmarks of any great company. More times than not, companies that don’t suffer constant employee turnover and that have happy, actively participating employees are companies that recognize and outwardly appreciate the people who work …

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Is Mergers and Acquisitions a Good Career Path?

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) is a career path that focuses on the financial aspects of dividing, selling, combining, and restructuring companies. A merger happens when two companies come together to form a new company; an acquisition is when one company …

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What Is a Strategy Consultant?

If you have a business background and love working on complicated business and management strategies, a job as a strategy consultant may be the perfect fit. These consultants help companies and organizations develop strategic plans for specific goals.

Ready to …

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What Are Verbal Communication Skills?

If you’ve explained a difficult concept to a teammate or taught a friend about a project you’re working on, chances are you used verbal communication skills. These are the soft skills you use when talking to someone else. A person …

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Is Commercial Banking a Good Career Path?

You most likely have a bank account. But have you ever thought of being not only a banking customer but a banking employee?

Commercial banking can be a good career path, offering opportunities for career advancement and attractive pay. But …

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W. P. Carey Alumni Share Technology Trends

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What technology trends are you seeing in the workplace?
Here is what they shared:
Efficient Data Processing
Zero Trust Initiatives Drives Architecture Changes
Brick and Click Anonymity
Cloud Computing
Connectivity to the Edge
Data-Driven …

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