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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.

How To Fast-Track Your Career

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
How To Fast-Track Your Career

More and more often, people entering the workforce want to fast-track their careers and rise up in the ranks quickly. While ambition is a valuable asset, it’s also important to be strategic and take clear steps to help you reach your goals and grow your network.

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester

Summertime at CW

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Mary Beth Del Balzo at CW 103rd Commencement Ceremony

While other colleges take a gentle doze during the summertime, CW is a beehive of activity.  On May 30, we celebrated our 103rd Commencement Ceremony.  At that event, I reminded grads that in the words of the Mahatma Gandhi, they should be the change that they wish to see in the world, and that commencement day marks one of the accomplishments that clear the way for them to change the w

POSTED BY: Mary Beth Del Balzo, CW President

Corporate Jargon 101

Friday, May 31, 2019
Corporate Jargon 101

In any industry, there are certain phrases and buzzwords that get thrown around, and if you don’t know what they mean, it can be intimidating and deflating. Especially when you’re new on the job, it can be hard to know the best person or resource to solve the mystery of what the heck “best practices” means.

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester

How To Prepare For The Job Search

Thursday, May 30, 2019
How To Prepare For The Job Search

Preparing to start your job search can be an exciting but also intimidating process. Here, Roselle Glick, M.A., Associate Director of Career Services and Adjunct Instructor at The College of Westchester, discusses what you need to know and how to take advantage of resources that can help you along the way.

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester

What Not To Do On A Phone Interview

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
What Not To Do On A Phone Interview

Phone interviews are a popular early step in the interview process—they’re a convenient way for an employer and applicant to explore whether they’re a good fit. However, applicants still need to be prepared. Some must-do’s (like making sure you’re in a quiet place for the interview and have good reception) might seem obvious, but there are some other important points to keep in mind.

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester