Career Advice

Essay on how academic entrepreneurs can get the right feedback

To move projects ahead, you need to get the right advice, writes Kerry Ann Rockquemore.

Ad keywords: 
Editorial Tags: 
Show on Jobs site: 

Essay on how academics can become entrepreneurs

Kerry Ann Rockquemore explains how academics trying to become entrepreneurs need to think about the services or goods they will deliver.

Ad keywords: 
Editorial Tags: 
Show on Jobs site: 

Essay on difference between academic and entrepreneurial mindset

Academics who want to be entrepreneurial need to think in new ways, writes Kerry Ann Rockquemore.

Ad keywords: 
Editorial Tags: 
Show on Jobs site: 

Essay on academics who are advised to leave their associate degrees off their CVs

Karen Head recalls how she has been consistently advised in advancing through her academic career to leave her associate degree off her C.V. She ignores the advice.

Job Tags: 
Ad keywords: 
Show on Jobs site: 

Digital tools to help campus administrators do their jobs (essay)

Category: 

Elizabeth Simmons discusses how "productivity software" can smooth the path for new administrators -- and offers tips on the tools she finds most useful.

Ad keywords: 
Editorial Tags: 
Show on Jobs site: 

Evaluations should nudge growth, not beat up or coddle (essay)

Category: 

Too often, employee evaluations coddle or reflect grudges; done well, they should activate potential and reduce deficits, writes Maria Shine Stewart.

Editorial Tags: 
Show on Jobs site: 

Requiring participation in large classes is useful teaching tool (essay)

Jonathan Golding describes how his teaching experiment helped students overcome their fears and improved learning.

Job Tags: 
Ad keywords: 
Editorial Tags: 
Show on Jobs site: 

Colleges must consider non-tenured for academic administrative jobs (essay)

As the academic leadership pipeline dries up, colleges should adjust their policies to give non-tenure-track faculty a better shot at administrative jobs, Kristan Venegas and Adrianna Kezar argue.

Editorial Tags: 
Show on Jobs site: 

Coping when your mentors move on (essay)

Ulf Kirchdorfer offers a paean to the retired professors who mentored him -- and wonders if other people miss their senior colleagues as much as he does.

Ad keywords: 
Editorial Tags: 
Show on Jobs site: 

When lectures fall short as a teaching tool (essay)

Sarah Demers tried (and failed) to teach a new card game to her family. She's the one who ended up learning something -- about when lectures aren't the right approach.

Ad keywords: 
Editorial Tags: 
Show on Jobs site: 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Career Advice
Back to Top