The first and foremost thing in choosing a specialization is about your interest and passion in that management vertical to you want to choose and prosper. Understanding one's personality, strengths and weaknesses is a must while making choice of specialization.
There is no shortcut for success. The faithful combination of the specialization and the associated industry or sector makes a difference in terms of individual success. But let us be honest to ourselves that it will require considerable hard work to succeed for any specialization we choose.
In Management, People often go with specializations driven by the trends currently available in the market. But anything which has a seasonality feature will always have to face the other side of the coin . It is all about up’s and down’s in the Industry. Considering our career, what we specialize in should have a long term perspective and should possess good number of opportunities of employability and sustainability.
Students should deeply analyze the subjects and certifications that are covered under each specialization. Your observation at a minute level will help both in choosing the right specialization, developing specific skill set required for the current industry needs.
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