Cass Business School is City University’s business school. It is ranked as one of the Top 10 business schools in the UK, one of the Top 20 in Europe and one of the Top 40 globally.
Keenly aware of the challenge of attracting the best students to its MBA programmes in a highly competitive environment, Cass Business School’s careers and professional development service supports students to map out and secure their best possible future career path. To do this, the careers team provide a wide range of resources and assistance to make student’s career aspirations a reality.
Cass Business School’s careers team selected Strengthscope® as a tool of choice to introduce students to the strengths approach as a way of helping them make better career choices, as well as improving their individual and group performance during their studies.
Regularly revisit strengths principles
Along with the careers team, Strengthscope has run introductory strengths workshops for all MBA and Executive MBA programmes for a number of years. The purpose of these workshops is to:
The careers team regularly revisit strengths principles and Strengthscope® profiles with student cohorts during their studies as a means of maintaining energy and motivation, building personal confidence as well as focusing on future career choices.
94% POSITIVE Fulfilling career
75% POSITIVE Career goal roles
92% POSITIVE Communication
82% POSITIVE Confidence
The work we do with Strengthscope® provides students with the clarity on what energises them, what skills they want to take forward in their future career and how to differentiate themselves - and in a continually changing jobs market, this is key.
Jenny Poartalska, Head of MBA Careers, Cass Business School