Ask the Author with John Saunders (EMBA’17)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R5kN6-i-mLo&feature=youtu.be Listen in as John Saunders (EMBA'17) shares insights from his forthcoming book The Optimizer, due out in December 2020. John is a former Wall Street executive turned author, and is a member of the McDonough School of Business MBA Alumni Advisory Council (MAAC). He developed his deep passion for leadership during his time at … Continue reading Ask the Author with John Saunders (EMBA’17)

Hoya Highlight: Flynn Coleman (SFS’03)

Flynn Coleman is a writer, international human rights lawyer, professor, public speaker, activist, and the author of A Human Algorithm. Time on the HilltopWhat was your favorite class or who was your favorite professor at Georgetown?It’s hard to choose just one! I find myself coming back to the classes I took and thinking of them … Continue reading Hoya Highlight: Flynn Coleman (SFS’03)

How to Transition to a Fall Work Schedule in the Midst of COVID-19

Photo by sydney Rae on Unsplash Do you dread going back to your fall work schedule? We understand and you’re not alone. Due to COVID-19, you may not have had a regular summer. And it seems like “regular” won’t be back for some time. Many of our clients are telling us they would love to … Continue reading How to Transition to a Fall Work Schedule in the Midst of COVID-19

Establishing a Healthy Working Relationship with Your Boss, with Talane Miedaner (F’87, MA’89)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h5qJ6yW_ZhM&feature=youtu.be Talane Miedaner (F'87, MA'89), is the author of the internationally best-selling book Coach Yourself to Success: 101 Tips to Accomplish your Personal and Professional Goals, along with The Secret Laws of Attraction, and Coach Yourself to a New Career. She is also the creator of the Career Change Coaching Kit, and is the owner … Continue reading Establishing a Healthy Working Relationship with Your Boss, with Talane Miedaner (F’87, MA’89)

Hoya Highlight: Joe Meyer (C’92), Co-Founder and CEO of ExecThread

Joe Meyer (C'92), is the Co-Founder & CEO of ExecThread, a community-driven job searching platform that gives users access to the hidden world of executive-level positions. Time on the Hilltop What is your favorite Georgetown memory? I met my wife there! It doesn’t get much better than that. I also had a really great group … Continue reading Hoya Highlight: Joe Meyer (C’92), Co-Founder and CEO of ExecThread

Code-Switching And Identity: Embracing An Intentional Approach

GUAA Career Coaching Partner Dhru Beeharilal, Identity and Leadership Consultant, Nyan Leadership, LLC Originally published on Forbes In an article for Encyclopaedia Britannica, Carlos D. Morrison defines code-switching as the “process of shifting from one linguistic code (a language or dialect) to another, depending on the social context or conversational setting.” Our identity is a blend of our … Continue reading Code-Switching And Identity: Embracing An Intentional Approach

Thrive in Trying Times with the G.I.V.E.S. Model: Growing Integrating, Virtuous action and Evaluating Self-worth

Laura Morgan Roberts, P.h.D., Professor of Practice, University of Virginia Darden School of Business In challenging times, our greatest strength emerges from the power within. How we see ourselves – as capable, resourceful, and caring – affects our ability to adapt, rebound, connect, persist, and convert substantial challenges into opportunities for growing stronger. But how … Continue reading Thrive in Trying Times with the G.I.V.E.S. Model: Growing Integrating, Virtuous action and Evaluating Self-worth

Hoya Highlight: Mannone Butler (B’94, L’99), Executive Director, DC Criminal Justice Coordinating Council

CAREER REFLECTIONS What is the best career advice you’ve ever received? Do what you are passionate about, do it well, and do it without abandon. Everything else will work itself out. What has been the most rewarding moment of your career? After law school, I worked with a non-profit that provided a range of supports … Continue reading Hoya Highlight: Mannone Butler (B’94, L’99), Executive Director, DC Criminal Justice Coordinating Council