Tag: Career Paths

10 People on What It Was Like to Be the First (or Only) at Work

We gathered 10 true inspirational stories of trailblazers who were the first (or the only one) at work in some way—including Adam Rippon, Cesar Vargas, Michael Tubbs, Lynn Povich, and Rumana Ahmed—to remind you that no matter what obstacles are standing in your way, you can go after your goals. […]

Volunteering Helped Me Figure Out What I Was Actually Passionate About

Jennifer Bangoura spent four years in the Peace Corps doing volunteer work in Africa. The work she did helped her uncover her true passion—helping people—and she’s now a career services specialist at 2U, where she provides career development and education services to graduate students. Read Complete Article

3 Reasons That Job Wasn’t a Waste of Time, Even if Your Current One’s Completely Different

It’s easy to think that your last job was a complete waste of time if you find yourself in a different career now. It’s also important to recognize how your past positions and work experience helped prepare you for your current role. Your last job wasn’t a waste at all! […]