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The personal and professional development of young adults.
Allison E McWilliams Ph.D.
Do you struggle with a colleague or friend who insists on seeing the glass as half-empty? Effective mentoring strategies can help.
A recent study found that 60 percent of male leaders are unwilling to spend time alone with female colleagues in the post #MeToo era. The result? Fewer opportunities for women.
Stop waiting for other people to lift you up and clear your path. Taking ownership for your development starts with building a strong network, and that work starts with you.
Want to get ahead? Stop doing these four things right now.
Are you one of the 55% of Americans feeling "a lot" of stress? An attitude adjustment may be in order.
A recent Gallup study identifies a “Purpose Gap” among young professionals.
Instead of celebrating the era of the "side hustle," it's time to interrogate what working a full-time job plus a part-time job is doing to people’s abilities to actually live.
Life doesn't come with a syllabus, grading rubric, or an instruction manual. So how do young professionals grow and get better? It starts with asking for what you need.
How do you follow your passion when you don't even know what that is, yet? Start by doing what you like, not what you love.
How do you advance in your career? Build confidence in your abilities through relationships with mentors and sponsors.
Allison McWilliams, Ph.D., is Assistant Vice President of Mentoring and Alumni Personal and Career Development at Wake Forest University.