My First Job: Where You Started Isn’t Where You’ll Always Wind Up Going

My first jobs were very different from where my career path took me - from Retail to Art to Marketing. I wondered if this unexpected trajectory might be the same as my colleagues at Goodwill. So, I asked them! Here's what they said. 

9 Questions & Considerations For Switching Career Paths Post-Pandemic

If you’ve been in hold mode and are preparing to switch career paths, how has the pandemic altered that paradigm?

Welcome to the Workforce, Gen Z.

The times they are a changin’. - Bob Dylan

What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?

The knee jerk response to that question is some variation of: “Who said I’m growing up?”

6 Professional New Year’s Resolutions – And How to Actually Make Them Happen

Let’s not be those people. As 2020 rises before us here are some simple resolutions you can make (and keep) for your professional life.

Summer Reading & Podcasts for Career Development

This summer, why not use your downtime to develop professionally? Here is a list of books and podcasts to help you reach your goals!

21 First Jobs of Famous People

It has to start somewhere. No matter what part of your career path you are currently on, you had to have that first, real-life job. For the majority of us this first step probably had little or nothing to do with our ultimate direction and even the big have to start small sometimes. Here is a list of some very recognizable people who had some very humble beginnings to their professional lives.

Job Hopping: Risky or Rewarding?

It seems that are few things millennials hate more than being lumped into a statistically defined generational box.


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