As a mid-level professional, you’ve launched your career.  You may be considering a new job, embarking on a major transition or looking to advance your career. Alumni Career & Professional Development is here to help. We offer a variety of resources for job change and career advancement.

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

 

 

 

Feeling Distracted By Current Events? How to Stay Focused and Productive at Work

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Between the COVID-19 pandemic and the national unrest of the past couple of months, many people are feeling overwhelmed and distracted by the news cycle.  And with your news feed vying for your attention at all times, it can feel …

By Joeli Katz - 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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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
Cindy Hyman Director of Alumni Career & Professional Development 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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Got Laid Off? Here’s What to Do Now

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Unexpectedly losing your job is an incredibly stressful experience. While you worry about your job prospects and meeting your financial responsibilities, it can feel difficult to stay positive and focused on your self-care.

As the country (and world) continues to …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - 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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