Recordings of Prior Career Programs: Career Transitions

Alumni Career & Professional Development offers regular career programs in person and virtually. You can find the video replays of those covering career transitions below.

5 Keys to Crafting a Job You Love, 2019
Chris Castillo dives into the world of career fulfillment and teaches you the tips and tricks to ensure your work day flies by a bit faster.

  1. Having a Fulfilling Career is Important (12:27)
  2. Unpack & Re-Define Your Beliefs about Work (7:56)
  3. Get Clear on Who You Are (9:40)
  4. Map Your Needs to Opportunities (5:43)
  5. Get Clear on Must-Haves (4:52)
  6. Move Past Fear (6:59)
  7. Questions & Answers (13:54)

5 Steps to Take Your Career From Stuck to Unstoppable, 2019
Tracy Timm shares 5 major insights that you can implement to find work you love.

  1. Is This Process for You? (9:15)
  2. Finding Your Ideal Career (5:17)
  3. Only You Can Choose Your Life (8:55)
  4. Play Your Own Game (8:10)
  5. Going it Alone Only Gets You So Far (6:59)
  6. Career Test Drives (9:19)
  7. Take Action (10:36)
  8. Q&A: Find Your Niche and Engage Your Network (9:06)

Career Transitions, Spark Your Shift, 2019
Beth Kirke of Z1CareerZone provides strategies for making a successful career transition.

  1. Background & Definitions (8:00)
  2. Get Clear on Why (7:02)
  3. What Do You Want to Do? (3:32)
  4. Self-exploration and Self-assessment (8:05)
  5. How Shift Happens – Elevator Pitches, Networking, Resumes (10:36)
  6. Keep it Together (3:51)
  7.  Q&A, Bridging Gaps, Salary, LinkedIn Profiles (10:27)

Career Transitions, 2017
This event featured Kendra Prospero, CEO and Co-Founder of Turning the Corner discussing strategies for finding a new career after years of experience in another area.

  1. Introduction to Career Change (10:15)
  2. Find Your Why (6:58)
  3. What You Need From a Job (10:16)
  4. Focus on Your Strengths (8:22)
  5. Job Search Tips (6:48)

Cultivating Strengths to Fuel Transition, 2020
Jen Thurman explains how to identify and use your strengths to transition to a job you love.

  1. What’s Blocking You from Your Goals (10:20)
  2. The Case for Focusing on Strengths (6:02)
  3. How Do We Identify Our Strengths (9:12)
  4. Applying & Re-evaluating Your Strengths (6:20)
  5. Impostor Syndrome: The Habit of Downplaying (10:21)
  6. Activity to Strengthen Your Inner Champion (8:02)
  7. Summary & Resources (7:22)
By Cindy Hyman
Cindy Hyman Director of Alumni Career & Professional Development Cindy Hyman