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Welcome to CW’s blog! Check out our posts and get a glimpse of what life can be like at CW! Explore interesting information about CW activities, clubs, and people across our community. To view blog posts from our President, Mary Beth Del Balzo click here.

Making Smart Decisions

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

When it comes to decision-making, there are many different ways to approach making your mind up about something.  Turns out that effective decision-making is a skill you can—and should—hone. Understanding that there are different types of decisions that should be handled differently.  Big decisions and medium-sized decisions may require a different approach and may not come up as frequently as small, everyday decisions. How you deal with bad decisions is also key to your overall success.

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Event Planning & Promotions Class

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Professor D’Allacco’s Event Planning & Promotions class hosted a delicious end-of-semester event for the CW community by having a food truck parked in the South Lot. A variety of hot lunch options were sold such as hot dogs, tater-tots, burgers, and more. The class successfully learned how to plan, organize, promote, and deliver their own event while students, staff, and faculty enjoyed the outcome!

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Feeling Out The Office Culture Before You Take The Job

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Congratulations! You scored the interview and are super-excited to showcase your skills and experience. Sometimes we’re so focused on simply landing the job, we forget to take that thought process a few steps further and imagine how we might actually fit in with a particular company’s office culture.

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Having A Social Media Presence Is Key To Your Job Search

Thursday, August 3, 2017

You’re likely well aware of the fact that potential employers scope out your social media profiles. In fact, over 70 percent of employers check you out when considering whether to hire you!

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"Tour the World" Showcase

Thursday, August 3, 2017

CW’s Caribbean Student Association hosted a “Tour the World” Fashion show that highlighted cultural outfits from New York all the way to India. The event featured a Student Art showcase sponsored by the Digital Media & Sketch Clubs that displayed how artistically diverse the CW community is.

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