Category: Taking Action

Sharing Career Advice

Earlier this summer, I gave some words of encouragement to a student who voiced concerns about pursuing a career. Below is the slightly edited exchange: Me: Nice introduction. Have you thought about yet what you would like to do career-wise…

Environmental Science Major: Informational Interview

[Thanks to JW for sharing her informational interview regarding the environmental science major.] After taking a couple of comprehensive, career-related assessments, I came to the conclusion that I wanted to try a major in either psychology or environmental science. After…

Lawyer: An Informational Interview Report

[Thanks to Camille for sharing her informational interview report on being a lawyer.] Until taking a career/life planning class I had never seriously considered potentially entering the field of law. However, results from various career surveys have provided me with…