Career exploration for graduate students needs to be systematic: Layton

May 27, 2019

Rebekah Layton offers tips for a systematic approach to career exploration beyond the academic track. Layton starts by suggesting that job-seekers let go of any career expectations associated with specific job titles, and focus instead on the skills and keywords associated with jobs that interest them. Second, Layton recommends thinking about which parts of one’s training one enjoys most, and then determining the associated keywords. The author goes on to outline several more tips for a fulfilling career. Inside Higher Ed (International)