Tag: Professional Development

Mastercard’s CHRO on Why Learning Is The True Currency in Today’s Economy

Workplaces have evolved rapidly over the past decade, and the pace of change is only accelerating. Technology has suffused all industries. Four generations of employees are working alongside one another. And relying on what you learned back in college will no longer suffice. “The speed of change is so quick […]

7 Companies With Impressive Mentorship Programs

If you’re not already thinking about finding a mentor, it’s time you start. Research suggests that mentorships can improve a mentee’s career outcomes, leading to greater career satisfaction, more promotions and even higher compensation. But while you can always ask somebody to be your mentor, not every company has a […]

Lessons from the Be Social Change Virtual Career Summit

In October of this year, Be Social Change, a New York City-based organization offering resources and programming for social-impact professionals, hosted their four-day Virtual Social Impact Career Summit. Featuring a variety of voices from across sectors, CEO Marcos Salazar interviewed 44 professionals (including Alexis Perrotta, editor for Idealist Careers), on […]