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Higher Ed Women & Career Coaching

Many, though not all, of my career coaching clients are women. I think about why that is alot. It seems like higher ed women seek out career coaching more frequently than men....

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Hey Higher Ed: What's the Plan Here?

Asking higher ed employees to ever pivot and remain flexible is fine up to a point. My clients are well beyond that point. They have flexed so hard they have snapped.

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The Worst Merry Go Round

Well, here we go. We have found the worst policy to come out of higher ed during a pandemic. (Although, this working mom points out it would have also been awful during The...

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The Best Laid Plans

One parent shares her struggles with planning for fall 2020 amidst COVID-19, as she has to commit to a proposed on-campus schedule, but has kids.

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Uncertainty amid Coronavirus

To say things are hard right now is an understatement. Amidst a global pandemic, we're all struggling to adjust. To protect our health. To working offsite. To teaching online....

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Networking during a Career Change

Here are 5 good conversation openers that are industry- and event-agnostic to help you get conversations going, rather than waiting for them to come up to you for your next networking event.

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Precarity not limited to Adjuncts. Or Academia.

I hate to break it to you, but precarious employment isn't limited to adjuncts, or even higher ed. I wish it weren't true, but let me break down the reasons why this has happened in our post-Great Recession work world.

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