Many eMBA graduates are highly successful executives looking to boost their careers with their new degrees, but they find themselves wondering if age is a factor in their job searches. It doesn’t have to be. So, how do you get hiring influencers to look past your age? I have two solid tips for … [Read more...] about Is Age a Factor in Business?
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Have you ever wondered exactly what goes on behind the scene in an executive search? The process can be broken down into 4 stages: preparation, talent sourcing, selection, and follow-up. If you understand the executive search and hiring process, you may gain insight that will help you in attracting … [Read more...] about How Does an Executive Search Work?
You know the standard answers on how to build your personal brand: Network whenever possible, use social media, and offer your expertise wherever possible. Stamfordadvocate.com’s Sujan Patel has 10 left-of-centre ideas for how to build your reputation. Here’s a few ideas that would work well for new … [Read more...] about New Ways to Build Your Personal Brand
Academic institutions used to hire guest lecturers on arcane or cutting edge topics, but overall, colleges were wed to the professor as the expert. Increasingly, today’s business schools use coaches and other outside experts to supplement their teaching staff and widen their students’ exposure to … [Read more...] about Coaching is on the Rise in Business Schools
You know an MBA is often pursued by recent graduates in their 20’s, just beginning in their careers. They tend to be full-time students who have little or no experience under their belts. eMBA students are usually in their 30’s or 40’s, continue working through their degree program, and have at … [Read more...] about How Are eMBA Career Services Different?
Many executives recognize the value of hiring a coach to help them clarify their goals and create a plan to take their careers to the next level. An especially good time to seek out career coaching is after earning your eMBA. You’ve invested time, money, and energy into your new degree, now it’s … [Read more...] about Is Your eMBA Career Coach Connected?