A toy story all her own

Toymaking runs in her family. Now Xiaoqi Wu, MBA’22 is using that passion to jump-start her career

Xiaoqi Wu, MBA’22 converted her passion for making toys into an internship at Hasbro, Inc.

Half a world away and …

By Career Strategies and Engagement (CSE)
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Marketing: Summer Resource Roundup for Careers in Marketing

Are you interested in marketing and eager to learn more? Here are some helpful resources to guide your research! Use these to gain a better understanding of what a job in marketing entails, and find out if it’s the right …

By Stephanie Borr
Stephanie Borr Junior Career Captain Stephanie Borr
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8 Big Secrets for Using Big Interview | CSE Resource of the Month Series

Interview Jitters? Never heard of them! Just kidding… Pre-interview nerves are totally normal, but never fear, Big Interview is here! If you have an interview coming up, set yourself up for success using Big Interview. Not sure where to start? …

By Stephanie Borr
Stephanie Borr Junior Career Captain Stephanie Borr
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How do I check my application status without being a pest?

It’s a common situation: You’ve interviewed, but days have passed since the interview and you haven’t heard anything from the company. How do you check the status of your application without being a pest?

First, let’s note that there could be …

By Julie Miller
Julie Miller Director, Career Strategies Center Julie Miller
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What Companies Look For In A Candidate – According To Two Capital Group Recruiters

Figuring out the best strategy to land a job can be stressful. To help ease your mind and prepare you for success on the job hunt, we spoke with two senior recruiters at Capital Group to find out what they’re …

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How to Build an Online Presence

Tips from the Careers and Engagement Office:

Set aside time each day to add to your online presence by liking, sharing, and/or commenting on a LinkedIn post that you find interesting or that you have a positive thought about. It …

By Alice Ain Rich
Alice Ain Rich Senior MBA Career Coach & Adjunct Professor Alice Ain Rich
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Traits Employers Look for When Hiring

Take a look at these interesting and relevant results from a recent survey that asked US Employers how they hire students into jobs:

First, what traits do employers view as most important when reviewing students’ resumes?

TRAITS AND STRENGTH

Ability …

By Frank Fessenden
Frank Fessenden Executive Director Frank Fessenden
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5 Tips for Using GoinGlobal | CSE Resource of the Month Series

GoinGlobal consists of… Career-related resources for job and internship search in 36 countries and 50 US and Canadian cities, along with H1B (US) employer information and country-specific resume and cover letter templates.

The best time to use GoinGlobal is when …

By Ruchi Shrivastava
Ruchi Shrivastava Junior Career Captain Ruchi Shrivastava
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What I learned About Career Decision Making From YouTubers

An amateur chef recreated recipes from classic movies and shows. A housewife turned journaling and home design into artful video production. A chemical engineer reviewed cookware products with simplified everyday science. An accounting major college grad turned serial entrepreneur set …

By Sonia Liang
Sonia Liang Associate Director, Career Strategies Center MSBA Career Coach Sonia Liang
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Offer negotiation and other guidelines for full-time job search

When you start getting your first full time job offers, you might not always think about negotiating the offer(s) you received. But it is essential!

The question is how do you go about it?

There are typically two stages of …

By Riya Mandhana
Riya Mandhana Junior Career Captain Riya Mandhana
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