How to Conduct a Productive Meeting

There is a spirit of collaboration at UMBC among students, staff, and faculty that remains dynamic through well-thought out meetings. To conduct a productive meeting takes some planning. In this article, we explore ways that you can make your next meeting run smoothly and productively.

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Building Your Professional Identity Online

With the COVID-19 pandemic happening and everything being organized virtually, there’s no better time than now to start building your professional identity online. Here are a few tips to help you get started on your online professional journey.

UMBC’s Declassified Post-Grad Survival Guide

The transition from college to the “real-world” can be hard, confusing, and especially demanding. You’ve always been asked, “what’s next”? In order to answer that question, here is some advice for college graduates.

Alumni Spotlight with Erica Young | Stories of Success

We interviewed UMBC alumna, Erica Young, to talk about her UMBC graduate experience. Erica Young graduated with a master’s in IO Psychology and a certificate in Instructional Systems Development (ISD).

Tips for Career Success | Grit in Practice

To stay ahead of the curve in your career requires that you pay special attention to development opportunities. Entering a career is the first step in success. But it doesn’t end there. If you crave a career that is dynamic, growth-oriented, and valuable, then you’ll need to put effort into creating such results. 

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Today’s Top Cybersecurity Careers | What’s the Value of a Cyber Degree?

Cybersecurity careers are on the rise. As cyber attacks increase, companies are losing profit and are looking to cybersecurity professionals to protect their assets. The outlook for cybersecurity jobs expects continued rapid growth. One million cybersecurity jobs were available across the globe in 2016, according to Cisco. The Benefits of a Career in Cybersecurity Cybersecurity […]