Top 15 Tips for New Professionals

Top Tips for New Professionals Georgetown prepares its graduates to be men and women for others. To work toward social impact. To think. To analyze.  To dissect. To debate. To learn. To explore. To synthesize. To question. I am continually amazed, even after 8 years of working at Georgetown, just how impressive our students are. … Continue reading Top 15 Tips for New Professionals

What We’re Reading This Week

Greetings from the Hilltop, blog readers!  Whitney Pezza, Associate Director, Alumni Career Services, here to guest blog today, and share with you one of my new favorite books, "To Sell Is Human" by Daniel Pink. I'm a longtime Daniel Pink fan, and I love his work.  In fact, one of my proudest career moments was … Continue reading What We’re Reading This Week

What We’re Reading This Week

Happy Friday!  We hope you enjoy some of the articles we've been perusing this week: The Case for Mission Driven Business Favorite quote: The 2006 Cone Millennial Cause Study, for example, found that 69 percent of Americans consider a company's social/environmental commitment when deciding where to shop, and 89 percent are likely or very likely to … Continue reading What We’re Reading This Week

Things We Love Around the Office

The first full work week of 2014 is almost over.  With holiday festivities behind us, we find ourselves crying trying to get excited about the little things that make the work day more enjoyable or productive.  Here are our Top 5 for January:  Technology Receiving upgraded office technology is like waking up on Christmas morning … Continue reading Things We Love Around the Office

Make Your New Year’s Career Resolutions

New Year's resolutions aren't just about eating healthy and working out. Consider making some work resolutions too to maximize your career. Apparently you are much more likely to achieve a goal if you take the time to put pen to paper (or keyboard to screen as is the case here). In the spirit of the New … Continue reading Make Your New Year’s Career Resolutions