Higher Education Career Advice

Career Advice

To stand out, a cover letter must be outstanding: smart, engaging, concrete, detailed and polished to perfection. Melissa Dennihy gives pointers on how to do that.

Advice Columnists

Archive

October 11, 2016
A veteran struggling to resume civilian life in a classroom filled mostly with last spring's high school graduates can teach us all a lot, writes Alice Montclair.
October 10, 2016
Katharyn L. Stober describes how and why you should use tailgating and football lingo in your job search.
October 7, 2016
A.W. Strouse tells a cautionary tale about how academe turned him into a gay conservative.
October 7, 2016
Shawn Anthony Robinson, a black man with dyslexia, describes through poetry his successful journey through academe.
October 6, 2016
Elaine P. Maimon explains why effectively interviewing for a job is often like speed dating.

Pages

What Others Are Reading

  • Viewed
  • Past:
  • Day
  • Week
  • Month
  • Year
Back to Top