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Love the blog? Now get it in handy book form–only $11.40!  Available for pre-order now–comes out August 4! Buy it at all these places! It also makes a great gift for all those struggling grad students in your life! For … Continue reading

What Am I Doing Here? Answers to Questions You Have Asked Yourself While “Networking” – Gover

By Maggie Gover Maggie Gover is Director for Professional Development at the University of California, Riverside. Networking can be awkward.  If you have ever asked yourself these questions, here are the answers along with some tips that might actually make … Continue reading

Revenue Generating Activities, or, Time IS Money and Don’t Be Afraid to Think of It That Way

By Sarita Jackson As a former tenure track professor, I was often inundated by numerous service requests and invitations to participate in various activities just within the first year alone. However, I realized that I had the power to politely … Continue reading

The One-Body Problem, Part 3: Finding the Things You CAN Control

By Karen Cardozo This is part three of a three-part series on bridging the academic and post-academic markets at the same time. Find part one here, and part two (with great resume advice!) here. Most folks at the crossroads struggle … 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