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The Spiritual Adjunct

With her spiritual life an adjunct to her adjunct life, Maria Shine Stewart offers her top ten (whimsical) tips of survival as a part-time professor.

Timely Business

Finding extra hours in the day to consult or start a business may seem impossible, but Jessica Quillin offers tips for doing so -- including starting slowly and saying No.

From Out of the Shadows

Despite warnings from friends, Maria Shine Stewart added a for-profit college to her adjunct teaching schedule. She shares her experiences.

Making the Choice

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If you are one of the fortunate few with more than one job offer, Eliza Woolf has ideas on how to decide.

Sell Yourself

Promoting your skills in the business world is a matter of self-marketing, not self-denial, writes Jessica Quillin.

Analyzing a Reprimand

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An employee thinks he did the right thing to protect campus safety, but his superiors disagree. C.K. Gunsalus weighs the arguments.

Feuds With a History

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A new manager comes into a department with warring parties. C.K. Gunsalus advises sticking to formal procedures and forgetting informal peace-making.

So What Skills Do I Have?

Higher education has prepared you for the business or consulting world in a variety of ways you might not realize, writes Jessica Quillin.

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Just Visiting

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Just because a position is better than most adjunct jobs doesn't mean it will get you closer to the tenure track, writes Eliza Woolf.

A Boss Focused on Body Size

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C.K. Gunsalus offers advice to an employee whose supervisors comment regularly on her appearance.

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