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Finding the Central Core in Daily Work

Almost everyone has encountered the following question in social situations:  “What do you do?”  In my role as Associate Director of Career Services at Walden University,  I have had many opportunities to reflect on this question according to the professional “hats” I wear (e.g., trainer, presenter, content developer, project manager, career coach, and website manager).  259 more words

Career Management

5 strengths of the older worker

As seen through the eyes of The Intern.

I’ve always been a big fan of Anne Hathaway and Robert De Niro, so when I was searching for a movie to watch on TV, I settled on “The Intern.” Admittedly I thought this might be lame movie. 770 more words

Career Search

If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs

“If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs and blaming it on you

If you trust yourself when all men doubt you…

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Aberdeen

What women can learn from Beyonce's Lemonade!

One of the top female artists Beyoncé Giselle Knowles just dropped a visual album called Lemonade that wooed the nation. Her special was showcased on HBO and the album is initially available on Tidal, a streaming music service owned by her husband rapper Jay-Z. 239 more words

Career

Which Career Are You On?

Someone many years ago told me “there are three careers in each one of us….”. Talking to people a lot, as I do as a career coach I am now thinking this needs to be changed to “there are 5 careers in everyone” People are definitely getting more comfortable with the idea of changing roles if they are not happy and consider changing sometimes to completely different professions or ways of working. 267 more words

Self Development

Steph Curry, a true Pacific Talent

That rattled you didn’t it? Steph Curry a Pacific Islander, really? Of course not but wouldn’t that be the ultimate hoop dream?

My earliest recollection of basketball growing up in the Pacific came from a grainy, black and white video of the Harlem Globe Trotters. 897 more words

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Are You a "Leadager?"

I am pleased to be engaged in my second Doctor of Business Administration class, Organizational Leadership.  During my first class, I mastered the basics of APA, navigation of our online classroom, and academic writing for discussion posts and research papers.  197 more words

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