Professional Competencies

How Much of Your Paycheck Should You Save?

Wondering how much of your paycheck you should save? Almost every finance expert will tell you that it’s crucial to set aside a portion of your income each month. But let’s be real, for most of us, saving money can …

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How This Deputy Director Cultivated the Skills to Become a People-First Leader

Connie Lee has a wide range of professional passions, but she’s happy to return to her first love—human resources. After graduating from college, Lee worked at a nonprofit, where she created a standardized system to organize personnel files and processes. …

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Impact-related IT Consulting Analytics Project Ideas:

Summer provides a great opportunity for Master’s students to apply a years-worth of strategy and analytics knowledge into a shareable work product that can become part of a targeted resume – in this case, consulting, as materials for a portfolio …

By John Malone
John Malone Assistant Director, Masters Career Coach
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Remote work and virtual internships are becoming more common. Use this OCS guide to help you maximize your virtual experience …

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Robert H. Smith School of Business
2570 Van Munching Hall
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-1815

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