Hear higher education professionals discuss their personal and professional experiences, including successes and challenges, as they unpack their lessons learned and share insights for listeners to apply to their own career development.
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Follow Your Curiosity: Anne Santos
Anne Santos from Rice University' took an unconventional path to her role. With a background in hospitality and small business, Anne shares how she transitioned industries and offers advice on pursuing your passions.
Be Comfortable Being Uncomfortable: Rick Wernoski
UNC's Rick Wernoski shares key lessons to challenge the status quo, say "yes" to new opportunities, and ensure all voices are heard. Learn how experiences outside your comfort zone can lead to growth.
Leading With Love: Darrell Duncan
In this episode, Darrell Duncan imparts wisdom on leading with love. Duncan explains that with openness, care, and positivity, you can accomplish great things in your career. Tune in to hear more!
Fully Engage and Fail Forward: Marissa Pace
Marissa Pace shares her transition from corporate to higher ed. Her advice on networking, risk-taking, and learning from failures provides valuable lessons for career transitions.
Know Your Worth: Virginia Teachey
In this episode, Virginia Teachey shares how she accidentally fell into higher ed administration but progressed to leadership through mentorship, calculated risks, and self-investment
Lead with Empathy and Get to Yes: Angie Kraetsch
In this episode, Angie shares her unique journey leading finance in both city governments and higher education. Learn how she leveraged transferable skills while navigating vastly different organizational cultures and missions.
Kids, Careers, and How to Have Both: Melissa Hogarty
The episode provides an inside look at the challenges of identifying as a parenting professional, regardless of gender. Melissa offers encouragement, tips, and her story to inspire other professionals balancing parenthood and career growth.