Two of the most difficult words to define are “perfect” and “mentor” and in this latest article, author Saba Sedighi does just that. Why is it so important to find a mentor and on top of that, a perfect one at that? According to Sedighi, : ” One of the most undervalued and beneficial resources… Read More 6 WAYS TO FIND THE PERFECT MENTOR TO ADVANCE YOUR CAREER
Until recently, I wasn’t sure “what I did,” “why I do it,” or “what the point is” – I graduated from JMU in 2010 with a degree in Finance. As a bright eyed 22-year-old with the whole world ahead of me, I did the only thing that seemed logical. In the fall of my senior… Read More Alumni Feature- Cameron Miller (’10) | WHAT IS YOUR WHY?
Embracing Change and Uncertainty By Nicole Martorana (‘07) Growing up, I imagined that my future career would just magically materialize, fully-formed and with a corner office and power pantsuit. As a SMAD student at JMU, my imaginings became more focused: attend a master’s program in film directing and pursue work on an independent film set… Read More Alumni Feature- Nicole Martorana (’07) | EMBRACING CHANGE AND UNCERTAINTY
Five months ago, you could have told me I’d be standing where I am now and I wouldn’t have believed you. Living in Washington, D.C.? Working for a sports and entertainment company? Neither sounded appealing to me at the time because I had my mind set on one post-grad plan and one post-grad plan only:… Read More Alumni Feature | Mia Brabham (’16) | WHAT I’VE LEARNED AS A POST-GRAD PROFESSIONAL/HUMAN