Career

Posts about choosing, establishing, and rocking your career (as opposed to a job). You’ll find posts about career paths, career transitions, and career strategies.

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 Before.) Behold: Florida State University bans parenting during remote working. Now, before I tear this apart: I’ve seen a couple of different …

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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. To parenting while working at home. To schooling children and caregiving for others amidst all of that, too. But higher ed, too, is uncertain. Things are …

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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.

You Need Career Plans A, B, & C

You may have a Career Plan. You may even have a backup Career Plan. But did you know you need THREE options for your career plan? In this article I’ll break down why 3 options is always best.