Category: Networking

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6 Reasons Why You Should Consider Online Learning

Are you trying to figure out how to keep building your...

Higher ed professional reviewing their LinkedIn Profile

5 Reasons Why You Really Should Have a LinkedIn Profile

Recently, multiple people have told me that while they use LinkedIn...

Higher ed staff member having a meeting with their sponsor

How Sponsors Differ From Mentors

Early in Shelly Sherman’s career at an insurance company, a senior-level...


The Many Benefits of Lifelong Learning

If there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s that there is always...

Mid-career higher ed professional mentoring a colleague

Why You Should Be Mentoring

“Mentor someone else? I need a mentor!” Are you giving advice...


3 Steps to Building Your Online Network

Online networking is increasingly important and, for some, the only option...


Do’s and Don’ts for Following Up on Your Application

You found a job opportunity that matches what you’re looking for,...


3 Strategies to Advance Your Career

Earlier this summer, the National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) hosted a Gender...


Defining and Finding Your Mentor(s)

Mentorship is a multi-faceted relationship with many benefits for the mentee:...


Use Your LinkedIn Profile to Tell Your Story

When creating a LinkedIn profile, some people simply copy and paste...