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  • 4 Ways to Maximize Your LinkedIn Potential

    4 Ways to Maximize Your LinkedIn Potential

    by on September 22nd, 2016

    Facebook. Updated. Twitter. Checked. Instagram. Scrolled. But … LinkedIn? Even for the most technologically advanced generation, LinkedIn is still a mystery. Understandably so, but recruiters, your boss, your boss’s … Read More

  • 5 Ways to Prepare Your Internship Application Gameplan

    5 Ways to Prepare Your Internship Application Gameplan

    by on September 19th, 2016

    1. Set up your fantasy roster. Many of us have been in a situation in which we are passionate about a sport and create a fantasy team that draws from players all around the league. Because you likely have a variety of … Read More

  • Presence Will Help You Get an Internship

    Presence Will Help You Get an Internship

    by on September 16th, 2016

    Interviewing season has arrived, which means every internship or job-seeking individual is doing preparation of some kind to show their best self during an interview. Commonly, this preparation is focused solely on … Read More

  • MBA Driving Forces: Be an Innovative Leader

    MBA Driving Forces: Be an Innovative Leader

    by on September 12th, 2016

    Danae Ringelmann came to business school with the inkling of an idea to shake up the world of finance—and came out with a startup that ushered in the crowdfunding revolution. Content courtesy of University of … Read More

  • Get Career Ready: Stop and Smell the Roses

    Get Career Ready: Stop and Smell the Roses

    by on September 6th, 2016

    If you’ve been following along these 27 weeks, you’ve gotten some actionable tips, some timeless wisdom, and some bright ideas for your career. If the ideas inspired you, your to-do list is probably overflowing. So … Read More

  • MBA Driving Forces: A New Way to Think

    MBA Driving Forces: A New Way to Think

    by on August 29th, 2016

    Artificial intelligence used to be the stuff of science fiction. Today, an IBM supercomputer named Watson is actually learning how to think, analyze unstructured data, translate, and react to natural language. Zoe … Read More

  • Get Career Ready: Just Ask

    Get Career Ready: Just Ask

    by on August 22nd, 2016

    In any job, you need sales skills—whether that means selling a product, convincing others of your ideas, or simply proving your own value to a project. It’s important you be able to “get to yes,” and bring others … Read More

  • Get Career Ready: Be a Connector

    Get Career Ready: Be a Connector

    by on August 18th, 2016

    Do you want to be the person your friends turn to when they need information or a connection? Do you want to become known as a great resource who can add value to anyone? Want to have positive influence on the lives of … Read More

  • MBA Driving Forces: Career Game Changer

    MBA Driving Forces: Career Game Changer

    by on August 17th, 2016

    When Maggie MacCool went back to school for her MBA, she returned knowing her career needed a “game changer.” See how a personalized, tailored MBA experience helped Maggie find her educational community and gave her … Read More

  • MBA Driving Forces: Using Data to Solve Customer Problems

    MBA Driving Forces: Using Data to Solve Customer Problems

    by on August 11th, 2016

    Whitney Nystrom has always had a passion for finding new ways to solve problems and as Senior Associate in PwC’s Customer Advisory Practice, she is able to help clients solve their biggest marketing challenges on a … Read More

  • Get Career Ready: Say ‘No’

    Get Career Ready: Say ‘No’

    by on August 10th, 2016

    You’re one person. You have one life. You have exactly 24 hours in every day. You can’t do it all. Sometimes, the best thing to do is say yes. Say yes to inspiration, curiosity, the unknown, and the things that … Read More

  • MBA Driving Forces: A Champion from Fencing to Finance

    MBA Driving Forces: A Champion from Fencing to Finance

    by on August 9th, 2016

    During her five years in the financial services industry, Blair Kerr held four different positions in project and client management, worked alongside brilliant individuals and with great clients, and saw her career goals … Read More

  • Get Career Ready: Work Hard

    Get Career Ready: Work Hard

    by on August 8th, 2016

    “I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” This quote is often attributed to Thomas Jefferson. Today this idea is being phrased this way: “Without hustle, talent will only … Read More

  • Get Career Ready: Say ‘Yes’

    Get Career Ready: Say ‘Yes’

    by on July 27th, 2016

    It was my first job out of college, and I was teaching English in small city outside of Seoul, South Korea. A friend of mine had a lawyer friend who wanted English lessons at his office in Seoul, a 90-minute bus ride … Read More