Career Development Scenes and Illustrations

It’s All About Who You Know (or Knew)

Not one to be left out of mainstream pop culture, I got a quick tutorial on Pokémon GO from my niece and set out to download the app for myself for a test drive. It seemed like a pretty cool way to leverage Goo...
Mark Addicks

The Case for Learning How to Think

When it comes to teaching Executive MBA students how to strategize, Mark Addicks, adjunct professor and chair of Marketing Innovation, believes in the power of the case study. In the Critical Strategic Thinking...
Sydney Corliss '15 in Hong Kong

Finding Good Fortune in Hong Kong

Since our profile of Sydney Corliss '15 posted late last year, much has already changed for this recent grad and avid adventurer as she embarks on a career in the international wine industry. We caught up with ...
Michael Porter

Outside Consultant Features Michael Porter

On Sunday, January 10, Michael Porter, director of the master's in health care communication program at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business, was featured in the Star Tribune’s “Outside Consult...
Joh Seltzer

Outside Consultant Features Jonathan Seltzer

On Sunday, November 22, Jonathan Seltzer, a professor of marketing at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business, was featured in the Star Tribune’s “Outside Consultant” column. Read Seltzer's advice...
Sydney Corliss

Around the World and Back Again

Like many children who grew up in a family-owned business, Sydney Corliss ’15 started working at a young age. In her case, this meant helping out at Corliss Estates, her family’s winery, housed in a former bake...
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Networking Outside the Norm

Regardless of the industry you work in, effective networking can be the key to career advancement. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 70 percent of all jobs are found through networking. Have you been networking as effectively as you could?