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When looking for a mentor, don’t stop at a seasoned professor in your subject area. These tips for finding unconventional mentors on campus will set you up for success.
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Not sure if you really need a mentor? Having a mentor during your first year as a faculty member can have a lasting impression on both your professional and personal lives.
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Giving your first professional presentation? Follow these 5 tips for creating a presentation both you and your department can be proud of!
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Talking to your boss about chronic illness – is working together better than going it alone?
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No matter your reasons for starting a job search, there are some things that you should think about before you print those resumes and prepare to give your two weeks’ notice.
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Employees experiencing job elimination or organizational restructuring need to rebalance their work and life with self-care, professional opportunities and new purpose.
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Most of us would like to be engaged in doing meaningful work, in a place we feel we belong, feel valued, and where we believe we are part of something greater than ourselves.
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Leaving a job, even for a better and more exciting opportunity, can be a stressful process, especially if you’ve enjoyed working with your colleagues and have a strong relationship with your superiors.
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Do you feel that your salary does not adequately reflect the value you add to your institution? Maybe you are directly responsible for your department’s success or consistently receive great performance reviews.
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When it comes to higher education, more than 49% of higher education professionals forego salary negotiations in job searches.

 
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