Tutoring is something we tend to think of as a resource to use only when you’re struggling in school. However, any student, regardless of how they’re doing class, can benefit from taking advantage of services to enhance their educational experience so they can excel.
While the summer is a great time to slow down and recharge, it can also be a great time to further your education and enhance your career. The College of Westchester (CW) offers several summertime opportunities for students to take advantage of.
An interview question that throws a lot of people for a loop is also one of the most common: “Where do you see yourself in 5 years?”
Interviewers aren’t being nosy or trying to throw you for a loop—they’re trying to assess whether your vision aligns with that of the company you’re interviewing for a position at and whether you would fit in with the company culture.
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
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.
When we hear “accounting,” most of us think immediately of taxes and tax season. However, there are so many ways in which understanding accounting can help you in your personal and professional life. There are also many careers you can pursue with an education in accounting.
When you reach a point in your work life where you feel ready to try something new or realize that perhaps you’ve outgrown a particular position or that your interests have evolved, it can be so easy to talk yourself out of making a change by saying, “I could never do that” or “I don’t have the right training.” Furthering your education with a college degree can help you make a fresh start in your career.
Scoring a job interview is exciting but can also be anxiety provoking. Whether this is your first-ever job interview or you’ve been on many before, it’s completely normal to feel nervous. Fortunately, having the support and resources you need to show up prepared can help you shine in your best light. The College of Westchester (CW) Career Services team provides guidance and support to students so they can approach those conversations calmly and with confidence—and ace the interview.
We’re almost at the halfway point of a cold winter, and it’s time for something fun. Want to know what’s in the stars for you in your career this month? Monster has their February Career Horoscopes up. Check it out if you want to see what’s in store for you.
As we enter the New Year with goals and growth on our minds, we can go a long way by tapping into our motivation, honing our strengths, and expanding our horizons. This is the year you can soar to exciting new heights in your personal, professional, and academic life. Continuing your education can be the game-changer you need.