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Career Development

The NYU Stern Executive MBA program is a valuable investment in your professional growth. The Working Professionals team in our Careers office is dedicated to the professional development of NYU Stern's alumni and working professional students, providing them with lifelong career support through a range of services. Whether you are aiming to advance within your industry, transition careers, or start a new business, they serve as partners to help you identify professional goals, fine tune your resume, hone your interview skills, develop your pitch, utilize your network and more. 

The Working Professionals team offers Stern’s Executive MBA students and graduates a host of services dedicated to providing you with a competitive advantage in your career development:

  • Career Coaching: Develop a customized career strategy through 1:1 meetings with coaching staff.  Coaching can be delivered via Zoom, telephone, or in-person. Access to Career Coaching begins on day one when students start the EMBA program and continues for the long term as a benefit to all graduates of Stern
  • Networking: Connect with alumni through the Stern Network and through industry speakers and alumni networking opportunities
  • Job Postings: Access targeted postings from Stern’s online job board 
  • Workshops: Attend sessions on a wide range of professional development topics relevant to Executive MBA students including pivot perspectives, personal brand and advancing your career toward board service
  • Industry Roundtables: Engage with alumni and industry leaders to enhance knowledge on market trends, specific job functions and possible career paths toward targeted professional goals
  • Online Resources: Access career content 24/7 via the EMBA Career Resource Hub Content includes:
    • Information and data on industries, companies, and salaries
    • Career assessments, worksheets and other self-reflection activities 
    • Strategies for career advancement, job search, and personal branding
    • Information on enhancing resumes, cover letters, and LinkedIn profiles
    • Recorded webcasts and industry panel discussions
    • Strategies and guides for interviewing and negotiating salary

Your Networks

Peer Network

One of the most valuable resources to you as an Executive MBA student will be your fellow classmates. Being in a top-ranked Executive MBA program with accomplished professionals allows you to share experiences and interact with some of the best and brightest in business.
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Alumni Network

With over 100,000 NYU Stern alumni, the Stern Executive MBA program offers you access to one of the most diverse alumni networks in the country. Approximately 35,000 of our alumni are in the New York area and provide an immediate network available to you throughout your career.