Blog: Discussions on Mentoring and Management

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    The Best Tool in your Job Hunt Toolkit: Informational Interviews

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    Ellen Ensher, Ph.D. As the professor of a Management class that helps undergrads discover their calling, I see many students who are unsure of which…

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    The Do’s and Don’ts of Online Class: A Series – Don’t Multitask

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    The age-old distraction of looking out the window has now been overshadowed by countless new ways to threaten a student’s engagement during virtual class. There’s…

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    Navigating Diverse Mentorships

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    Across the country, we are engaging in crucial conversations about race and privilege with the goal of increasing awareness and causing permanent change in our…

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    Research Report on How College Students can Find Their Calling: Jump into Insight Experiences and Connect with a Mentor

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    “What’s your calling?” This is a question many of us are asked and if we don’t yet know the answer… well, picture a red alert,…

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    Teaching Online with Ellen Ensher's Online Class Guides

    The Do’s and Don’ts of Online Class: A Series

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    Don’t Take Selfies I’m picturing it now. I log into my first online class this fall and watch as my students pour into the Zoom…

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    Career Discernment: Logic and Intuition

    Career Discernment: New Research on Making Decisions beyond Logic and Intuition

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    The path of our professional lives is driven by several really powerful moments of decision. In these turbulent pandemic times, you may be grappling with…

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    Using Equity Theory to Coach Soccer

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    By Evan Velastegui I have always appreciated kids for their authenticity and emotional transparency. At Mar Vista, the after-school center at which I volunteer, the…

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    Motivating the Unmotivated

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    By Josh Hee Every time I volunteer at the after-school club, I see the kids running around with excitement. They have wide smiles on their…

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    From Lipstick to Leadership: Lessons from Jeffree Star

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    By Valerie Valencia Being a makeup enthusiast and Sephora employee, I’ve been seriously loving Shane Dawson’s new docuseries, The Beautiful World of Jeffree Star. The…

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    Getting into a Networking Party with SMART Goals!

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    By Taleen Soleimani Summer 2019 was filled with great memories and amazing opportunities! During one of those summer days, I was able to get into…

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