Trenda Boyum-Breen describes how her personal needs shaped her professional choices -- and how to balance them when they compete.
Across the Sectors
Colleges scanning your application should be able to tell that you "get" what it takes to work at that type of institution. Trenda Boyum-Breen explains how to do it.
Nonprofit and for-profit institutions operate differently in important ways, so it's important to know yourself when contemplating changing sectors, writes Trenda Boyum-Breen.
Trenda Boyum-Breen offers advice on forging relationships that can help you do your current job or prepare for your next one.
Academics who make a career shift to the for-profit sector sometimes face the added challenge of being "tarred" by the move, writes Trenda Boyum-Breen. She and others discuss why it's worth it.
More administrators and professors are moving between nonprofit and for-profit colleges or working in both simultaneously. Trenda Boyum-Breen begins a new column on navigating the shift.