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SPS graduates find career success

Posted by Kathryne Sonnett on Sep 6, 2020 7:46:41 AM

Preparation, networking, and creative thinking keys to success

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Topics: Graduate Studies, Clark Community, Career Advice, Professional Development, School of Professional Studies

SOM graduates successful in tough job market

Posted by Kathryne Sonnett on Sep 4, 2020 8:50:24 AM
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Topics: Graduate Studies, Clark Community, Skills for Success, Career Advice, School of Management

IDCE graduate students successful in tough job market

Posted by Kathryne Sonnett on Sep 3, 2020 8:43:09 AM

IDCE's Sharon Hanna advising a student.

Clark’s graduate students have had solid success in the recent job market thanks to their diligence, dedication, and experience. The positive results are all indicative of early engagement with Clark’s career planning resources, including conversations with advisers and alumni, and polishing résumé and interview skills. Resilience and patience have been the keys to success since the onset of COVID-19.

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Topics: Graduate Studies, Clark Community, Career Advice, Professional Development, IDCE

Four for the Future:  Simple Career Steps Students Can Accomplish Today

Posted by Meredith Galena on Oct 7, 2019 1:19:39 PM

Now that the fall semester is well underway, it’s time to make sure that you are paying attention to all things related to your career. Whether you’re an experienced professional hoping to move up in your company, or fresh out of undergraduate college, there are some important but simple steps to prepare yourself for the next phase in your career, beyond simply updating a resume.

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Topics: Graduate Studies, Skills for Success, Career Advice, GSOM

Commencement 2019: 'What a journey it has been,' student speaker says

Posted by Lauren Barnett on May 20, 2019 9:10:00 AM

For Ayodele (Michael) Agboola, graduate school has been all about conquering fears.

From departing his hometown of Lagos, Nigeria to taking the stage as the graduate student commencement speaker in Worcester, Massachusetts, Michael pushed himself beyond his comfort zone every step of the way.

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Topics: International, Clark Community, Career Advice

Network Your Way to Success: Tips from Career Experts

Posted by Meredith Galena on Mar 15, 2019 2:00:29 PM

For many students, walking into a large room full of people you’ve never met conjures feelings of dread. There’s a level of anxiety that accompanies fear of awkward conversations — or worse, uncomfortable silences.

As graduation quickly approaches for many Clark students this spring, the importance of effective networking cannot be stressed enough. It is a key to your professional success.

Luckily, the Graduate School of Management’s Stevenish Career Management Center staff are here to alleviate your fears.

Read on for their top networking tips.

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Topics: Graduate Studies, Skills for Success, Career Advice, GSOM