Exploring Future Possibilities

It is easily realized that every person at one time in his or her life needs guidance. Regardless of how strong, how smart, or how skill you are, there isn’t any way for you to use any of that effectively until you know entirely how. With that said, in the professional world you are expected…

Explore Your Options

“How was school today?” “Well, I found out that I’m not pursuing the career that I want. So that’s great.” Career Exploration Surprisingly, the course, Liberal Arts at Work: A Professionalization Workshop, is not a requirement class. This is an elective. But honestly, everyone in any major should be taking this class. My advisor suggested…

What Comes After

A Professionalization Class Jobs for a liberal arts major are endless, but most of us don’t realize it yet. I saw a small paper stuck to the wall of my adviser’s cubicle. Nothing fancy or anything. Just a bunch of words. What caught my eyes was ENGL. A bunch of random letters smashed into one…

Professionalization and Revelation

College is an interesting period in life that can be both wonderful and terrifying. It’s a lot like driving down a dark road. You keep going straight because it seems like the best option when in fact you might find an even better destination at the next turn. This professional training course has been the map…

Knowing Oneself: Making use of Internal Strength

For the longest time I believed I completely knew what my strengths were and had no interest in figuring out anything other than what I had already knew. That being said, during this time I had very little interest in the meaning of professionalism or maturity. When looking back, it is easy to say now…

Great, Another Required Course

It’s a comfortable discussion for business students- requirements for a resumes and cover letters, job qualifications, and the eventual entrance into the workforce. But try to discuss the same things with liberal arts students and you’ll see them squirm. This is because a typical liberal arts curriculum typically skirts around the careers it’s students will…