Managing Emotions during the Job Search

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The “Job Search” is one not to be taken lightly. It is a long process (that’s why we say process), and it takes a toll after a while. You have worked extremely hard on your degree(s) at IU, and sometimes …

By Rachel Landis
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Gender Bias and Time for Change In the Scientific Workplace

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For women pursuing careers in male-dominated fields, gender bias is not only a concern but a struggle they see first hand in their chosen jobs. Recent studies however, suggest that for women in science this is especially an issue and …

By Amanda Stroiman
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Ballerina + Quantum Physicist

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Merritt Moore, a professional ballerina and aspiring quantum physicist (studying her doctorate at Oxford) is doing something that is not common in careers. How many people can be fully dedicated to two completely different professions? However, she fully believes she …

By Rachel Landis
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The Importance of Mentors for Aspiring Psychologists and Counselors

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Planning a career in the mental healthcare field? Careers in this path can often be stressful, confusing, and overwhelming and finding a mentor who can help alleviate these concerns can help reinforce your passion for the field. Mid-career psychologists reflect …

By Amanda Stroiman
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Why Passion is the Most Important Aspect of a Career

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If you’re still deciding what career path to pursue, consider this perspective on success: you will fail to have a great career if it’s not one of your passions.

Larry Smith, a leading economist, describes this idea in his TED …

By Amanda Stroiman
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