Everything MBA Students Need to Know about Networking

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(This post written by Julia Gilmore on December 13, 2018, was share by TopMBA.)

Networking is one of the most valuable things a current or aspiring MBA student can do to boost their career. It is the process of forging …

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How to Become a Management Consultant

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(This post written by Julia Gilmore on November 27, 2018, was share by TopMBA.)

Consultancy continues to be one of the most popular career paths for MBA graduates, who are drawn to the exciting diversity of the job, as well …

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Why Do Companies Prefer MBAs?

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(This post written by Jennifer deJong was shared by Monster Contributing Writer.)

The phrase “MBA preferred” gets a lot of play in Monster’s online job listings. But what does it really mean? According to the schools that educate them and …

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How to Answer the “Why Do You Want to Work for Us?” Interview Question

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(This post written by Vault Career was shared by Vault.)

One of the more common interview questions these days, especially for entry-level positions, is some form of “Why do you want to work for us?” Other forms of this question …

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7 Ways to Sink Your Big Career Change

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(This post written by Mack Gelber was shared by Monster Contributor.)

Picture this: You’ve been working in the same field for five, maybe 10 years. You’ve climbed a few rungs of the ladder, saved a bit of money—maybe even enough …

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12 Professional Development Tips for MBAs

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(This post was written by Donald Shandler was shared by Best Business School Blog.)

As an MBA student, you are high performing and self-directed, and you recognize the MBA degree as an important component for career success. However, you may …

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How To Show Employers You Have Transferable Skills To Successfully Change Careers

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(This post was written by Caroline Ceniza-Levine was shared by Forbes.)

How To Show Employers You Have Transferable Skills To Successfully Change Careers

At a recent workshop, one experienced professional asked how to package her skills to show employers that …

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10 tips to look good in business head shots / professional corporate portraits / about me profile shots / staff photos

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(This post was shared by Adam Bronkhorst.)

I’ve been shooting professional commercial portraits for almost 10 years now and I’ve picked up a few tips that can really help out when having your photo taken. Lets face it, no one …

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Lessons on Leadership from Captains Lewis and Clark by Janette Barnard

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This weekend I listened to a very interesting LinkedIn article voiced in a podcast by one of our Mays MBA grads, Janette Barnard.  She shared leadership insights she gained from reading the Stephen Ambrose bestseller book, Undaunted Courage:  Meriwether Lewis, …

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Putting Humanity into HR Compliance: Every HR Professional Needs Negotiation Skills

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(Article shared from the SHRM newsletter on 15 April 2019

When I was a labor and employment attorney and mediator, negotiations were my life-blood. My negotiation skills had a direct correlation with my ability to serve clients or persuade disputing …

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