Your path to a successful career in Business Analytics
As an undergraduate business analytics student, you’re likely looking for the best way to prepare yourself for a successful career. To ensure success down the road, it is important to take proactive steps now towards this professional goal, such as beginning to write a resume in order to increase your chances of getting an internship or first job even with little to no experience in the field.
A well-crafted resume should stand out amongst others by properly highlighting both hard and soft skills and showcasing your relevant experiences which will appeal to prospective employers in the industry. It is necessary to consult industry research and consider specific industries you want to work in so that you can focus on the experiences and skills best suited to that job market, thereby increasing the chances of gaining an internship or job. Furthermore, you can use this platform to showcase how your unique set of skills and experiences could be applied within their organizations if chosen for hire.
Before reaching out to your program champion, make sure to have a resume ready for them to review!
Meet your Program Champion
As program champion, Michael Lamb is responsible for integrating academic requirements, employer needs, professional development, and student preferences into a holistic program that promotes student entry into their chosen career field. He mentors the business analytics and information systems management students in the various career paths within the industry and helps them utilize resources on campus to compete for the best internships and career opportunities.