What does it look like to be a member of WIB?
Building Your Network
WIB often utilizes professional development meetings to bring in recruiters and other representatives from notable companies as source for valuable information and networking opportunities.
WIB also gives members a space to network amongst themselves to build relationships that can be valuable beyond a college career.
Build meaningful connections that go beyond a club. WIB fosters lasting friendships amongst a network of likeminded, high achieving business majors.
Above members present our "diversity flowers" from a DE&I meeting where members were able to explore and celebrate their unique differences and similarities.
WIB truly values de&I and focuses on creating an organization that encourages growth and knowledge around prominent issues our members may face in the workplace.
Developing Your Skills
WIB strives to create value for our members. frequent professional development meetings allow members to learn and apply skills that can be utilized within their college and future careers.
Pictured is a recent case study meeting where teams were able to develop and present a proposal for increasing student engagement at Purdue. WIB values building these essential skills that members can carry beyond their time with the organization.
WIB offers a wide variety of events throughout the year that work to improve the skills, experience, and connections of our members.
Our members are required to gain the following points each semester to maintain full membership:
Attend an event that benefits your professional development (executive forums, career fairs, networking with alumni, etc.)
Attend WIB events that enhance your professional development and offer opportunities to connect with industry partners.
Deepen your connections with fellow WIB members with fun membership events like PowerPoint Nights, Wardrobe Swaps, and Headshot Night.
WIB supports and encourages the development of leadership skills through opportunities to lead our organization through President, Vice President, and Director positions.
New opportunities to fill these positions opens every year and serves as a great way to deepen your involvement with WIB, grow your network, and develop your professional skills.