As an experienced professional, you may be navigating new areas: leadership, succession planning, mentoring, burn-out, retirement and more. Alumni Career & Professional Development offers a variety of resources for the second act of your career.

For a full list of services and resources available to you as a mid-career alum, visit our Alumni Career & Professional Development page.

 

 

 

 

4 Ways to Build a Meaningful Second Act, Even During a Crisis

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In many ways, now seems like a crazy time to talk about your second act. The devastating impact of the coronavirus crisis on our economy, health and psyche has been staggering.

At this juncture, when even simple tasks like taking …

By Nancy Collamer, Author and Founder of MyLifeStyleCareer.com
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How Older Job Seekers Can Increase Their Tech Savvy

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As organizations switch to work-from-home models in the wake of COVID-19 and interviews, on-boarding, and professional development all continue to go virtual, technology has become an even more important piece of the job search puzzle.

While job seekers of all …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
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Afraid to Talk About Sensitive Topics at Work? Read this Guide First

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Imagine this: you are at a meeting where some colleagues are beginning to talk about a sensitive topic, such as race and racism in higher education. You know that there is a possibility of accidentally offending someone with your thoughts, …

By Yejin Lee - Idealist Careers
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Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Alumni Professional Development

Career and Professional Development Resources for Alumni

Whether you’re still evaluating new careers, are ready to take the plunge and make a change, or simply want to advance your career, we’re here to help. We offer personalized career coaching, connections …

By Cindy Hyman
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Inspiring Alumni Webinar Series

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DU is committed to its mission as a private university dedicated to the public good. Through our Inspiring Alumni webinar series, we are excited to share the stories of some of our alumni who contribute to the common good. We …

By Cindy Hyman
Cindy Hyman Director of Alumni Career & Professional Development Cindy Hyman
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