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Guest Post: 6 Ways to Know Yourself Better

August 21, 2013

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Today’s guest post is from my friend and colleague, Sharon Gilbert.  Sharon has over 20 years experience working with college students, both as Director of College Recruiting for Human Resource Management Inc. and Asst. Director of Career Services for New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).  To learn more about her recently published book Beyond Tuition: Career […]

3 Career Tips to Upgrade Your Quarter Life

July 2, 2013

Your 20s and 30s are a defining set of decades in your life.  You make choices about your career, your friendships, your romantic relationships, your finances and your home that help shape the trajectory of your life.  If you’re feeling the pressure to make the “right” choices or to do the “right” things, you’re not […]

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The best and the brightest: What will change with the economic downturn?

October 5, 2008

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Will the economic downturn stop the best and the brightest from flocking to investment banking, management consulting and corporate law? I hope so. During my freshman and sophomore years at Yale, I’d sit with friends for hours in the dining hall, loving the debates about politics and literature and history. It was exactly what I’d […]

Why I do what I do: a post about Dave Brubeck

August 4, 2008

People often ask me why I write career advice, why I want to help people — especially young people — find happiness in their careers. This weekend I found the best way to explain it. On Saturday night I attended the Litchfield Jazz Festival in Goshen, CT, and had the privilege of seeing Dave Brubeck […]

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