If you’re a parent, you want to be the best parent you can be. Even if you’re not, you probably want to do something meaningful while you’re here on earth. You want to leave a legacy. Each year in the US, there’s Take Your Child to Work Day. The question I have for you is: […]
I was happy to have the opportunity to support Young Education Professionals DC (YEP-DC) at their Edu-Jobs event yesterday evening. Many of the participants I spoke with were interested in clarifying their career direction, so we worked through a quick and dirty career direction clarification exercise together. Today’s video shares this exercise on identifying four […]
I’ve been meaning to read Daniel Pink’s book, The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You’ll Ever Need, for some time. I’m happy to say I finally got to it last week and found the ideas relevant enough to share with you. (The book is actually a manga style comic that will take […]
You know those things that you generally shove down and try not to think about? Yes, your dreams! I think they matter a whole lot. Here’s why.
Some job stress can be healthy. At least you’re not bored at work!
May I interview you about your work as part of my “Career Inspiration Interview Series”? The goals of the series are to offer insights into different career paths and to illustrate examples of people who actually enjoy what they do for a living. (Many of my clients do not!) Email me to participate in this interview […]
Often moving along a career path involves making a change without knowing the full landscape ahead.
Your college major is not going to define the rest of your life.
Give yourself a chance to test out a new career by volunteering, freelancing, or shadowing someone in your desired field.
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