Ask the Post-Acs #2 — What’s It Like to Work With You One-on-One?

Dear Post-acs, Can you tell me what it’s like to work with you on a one-on-one basis? What happens in the free initial 20-minute consultation?  And, once we’ve decided to work together further, what happens in the 50-minute Skype consultations? … Continue reading

Speaking the Language, Getting the Job – Fruscione 3/Polizzi 6

Joe Fruscione and Allessandria Polizzi have partnered to create today’s post on the language of post-ac reinvention. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ by Joe Fruscione and Allessandria Polizzi A key part of one’s post-ac career- and self-reinvention is finding the right kinds of language to … Continue reading

ASK THE #POST-ACS – How do I describe my academic work experience in post-ac interviews?

The following is the first in a new occasional series, “Ask the #Postacs.”  The panel of postacademic experts (bios here) will weigh in on reader questions as a collective.  Please send your questions for future columns to postaccareers@gmail.com.  We really … Continue reading

The Art of Translation (of CV to Resume) – Cardozo #5

The crux of the matter: how do you convert your CV to a resume?   It might seem elementary, but it actually takes a completely fresh new conceptualization of your past experiences.  The Sapir-Whorf hypothesis maintains that language shapes our thoughts.  … Continue reading

Small Business Ownership II: Take What You Love, Leave What You Don’t –Horton #2

In this post Margy Horton continues with Part II of her series on launching your own small business. by Margy Horton Let’s say that you’re contemplating the wacky plan of launching an entrepreneurial career. Before you embark, consider this checklist … Continue reading