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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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W. P. Carey Alumni Share 6 Things to Focus On When Looking for Your First Job

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What should students focus on when looking for their first job?

Here are the six tips they shared:

Discover What Excites You
Look for a Cultural Fit and Supportive Environment
Evaluate Your Direct Manager 

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W. P. Carey Alumni Share Takeaways From W. P. Carey That Have Served Them Well in Their Careers

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What is a transferable skill, ability, or learning from your time at W. P. Carey that has been most helpful in your career?
Here is what they shared:
Ability To Get Through To Others …

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W. P. Carey Alumni Share 4 Tips for Being Positively Remembered

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: How can W. P. Carey students be positively remembered when networking?
Here are 4 the career missteps they shared:
Be Authentic and Follow-Up
Move Forward with One Specific Topic from the Discussion.
Be Interested–Not …

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W. P. Carey Alumni Share Their Wisdom on Career Missteps

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What is a career regret that you have, and what would you differently if given another opportunity?
Here are the career missteps they shared:
Accepting Career Growth That Costs Quality of Life
Being Impatient …

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No Internship? Here Are 9 Ways to Get Work Experience This Summer

Internships are on the rise. According to a recent survey from the National Association of Colleges and Employers, employers expect to boost their intern hiring by 22.6% for the 2021-22 academic year. But there’s no need to stress if you …

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5 Ways to Leverage Forage for Career Success

As a university student, the recruitment process itself is rough. Finding career success is even more rough.

The idea of thousands of fellow students with identical university degrees as you, all vying for the same dream job is stressful.

It can be …

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W. P. Carey Alumni Share 6 Tips for Finding Your Career Path

We asked W. P. Carey Alumni: What is your best advice for someone who is struggling to find their career path?

Here are the six tips they shared:

Follow Your Heart and Use Your Head
Find The Small Joys in …

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What Is a Virtual Work Experience?

A virtual work experience program is an online course that simulates what you would do at a company if you worked there day-to-day. These programs include cases of the actual tasks a professional would do with real customers and clients.

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