Dr. Klinefelter

As you prepare for careers as leaders, one skill that you will need to develop is coaching.  You might ask “What is coaching, why is it important for me to learn and how do I do it?”

Coaching is used to help people become better at what they do and who they are.  It helps them recognize their strengths and make wise choices about what they want to work on.

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Join us to meet and hear from NOVA legislators about the successes and failures of the 2018 VA General Assembly.  Bring your questions and concerns!

The event will take place on Saturday, April 21 from 9:00 AM to 11:15 AM at the Conference Room at Virginia International University.

 

Lena Star

If you are out looking for a job or changing your career, have you taken time to network?   According to a study in 2016, “85% of all jobs are filled via networking” (Adler, 2016).  Knowing this should change your approach to the application process.  How do you get to where you want to go when you don’t know anyone at a company?  Here are a few steps to consider when networking.

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I know what I want to be. What now?

After you read “redefining success” and put some thought into it, and you finally figured what you want to do it’s time to start doing it. But, how?

Here we have some steps of what to do to get where you want to be:

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Did you manage to forget about your goals or completely give up on them? Did you become overwhelmed by other things and put your goals off for the time being?  Well, if you fall in either one of these categories, now’s the time to reconnect and start again.

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