The Importance of Introspection in Career Assessment

The ancient Egyptians supposedly had a saying: “Man, know thyself, and you are going to know the gods.” If I had to amend that statement to sum up this “Liberal Arts at Work” intersession class, it would probably be: “Liberal arts student, know thyself, thy interests, thy passions, thy summer jobs, thy accomplishments, thy favorite… Read More The Importance of Introspection in Career Assessment

Don’t Lie at Career Fairs, and Other Lessons Learned.

Recently, I attended my first two college career fairs with vastly different experiences after each one. Because the first career fair was a trial, there was significantly less pressure and I enjoyed myself. I was, however, required to attend the second career fair for the Professionalism course I am enrolled in; I found it much… Read More Don’t Lie at Career Fairs, and Other Lessons Learned.