Career Development

Exploring Careers in International Management

For business leaders and management professionals seeking global expansion opportunities, pursuing a master’s degree in International Management may be just the right path for learning how to manage businesses, lead teams, and promote business growth on a worldwide scale. Management skills are needed across industries, and these careers allow professionals to use their business and …

How Can an Internship Benefit Modern Learners?

How Can an Internship Benefit Modern Learners? Internships have long been associated with traditional-aged college students who can afford to work, unpaid, over their summer breaks. However, the increase of nontraditional student populations attending universities means that there are more modern learners seeking to obtain, and succeed in, internships to facilitate career transitions and advancement. …

Networking

Benefits of Networking on LinkedIn

In this blog post, CSU-Global’s Student Experience Specialist Lauren Galena outlines best practices and benefits of networking on LinkedIn. Expanding one’s personal and professional networks is an added benefit of continuing education. While exact numbers vary, it’s known that many job seekers find a position based on referrals from people in their network. Establishing a …

Diversity

Workplace Diversity and Inclusion: Tips from a Change Agent

CSU-Global graduate student and Diversity Change Agent Nichelle Rogers addresses how everyone plays a necessary role in workplace diversity and inclusion efforts. Diversity change agents (DCA) envision a workforce that engages and embraces every employee as a valuable contributor. We seek to cultivate diversity in organizations, not only in the front line but in the …

Communication Degree

Where Can a Communications Degree Take You?

Businesses need communications professionals to provide content that is engaging, informative, and useful across different mediums. A communications degree teaches the skills needed to convey information effectively, think critically, and produce work resulting from knowledge, creativity, and innovation. A degree in Communications may open up opportunities to work in many fields. As a result, the acumen and skills …