Are you looking for a career?
Watch my Career Videos which can be found in the “Success at Work” area. Employees discuss their typical day, the qualifications for a job, the best and worst parts of the job, and advice for students who may be interested in that line of work.
Already considering a specific major in college?
Do you know what careers you can get if you get a degree in that area? Learn about what you can do with degrees in various areas and what it takes to get those degrees in the “Success in School” area. There are many videos from both professors and students discussing degrees. There are also videos related to areas that don’t require a degree.
Interested in news related to success?
Look at my BLOG to read some short summaries of things in the news. Periodically, I’ll post answers to questions submitted through the “Ask Dr. Kit” area on the side of the page. Feel free to send me questions related to finding a career and getting there successfully!
February 15, 2021 - By Dr. Di
The short answer to the question of who needs reskilling or upskilling is anyone who is getting into or staying in the job market—that’s pretty much all working people. Reskilling means upgrading the hard skills—the skills of how to complete… Read More
February 11, 2021 - By Dr. Di
Word on the higher education street is that we soon should see an uptick of industry-specific certifications embedded into many Bachelor’s degree programs. A group of nationally recognized higher ed organizations teamed with Workcred in recent months to look for… Read More
February 8, 2021 - By Dr. Di
Most of you know to expect certain questions to be asked in job interviews, questions you can and should be prepared for—I’ve talked about those before. But, expect to be asked at least one surprise question, like the ones that… Read More
February 4, 2021 - By Dr. Di
Many hiring organizations default to interviewing only graduates from the most prestigious universities because, when sifting through thousands of resumes, it’s easier to assume that the best universities produce the best employees. Is that hypothesis true? Four researchers (Taras, Shah, Gunkel, and Tavoletti)… Read More
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