Career Advice

Classroom or Cube?


By Martha M. Houle I hesitated for ages before leaving my tenured faculty position, because I knew the alternative would probably be showing up…

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On Serendipity; or, How to Be a Lucky Job Hunter


“It’s true that serendipity—otherwise known as luck—plays a role in job hunting. There are certain things over which job seekers have no control…” But in this post, Connected Academics project coordinator Stacy Hartman looks at some of the things job seekers do control, arguing that luck in job hunting isn’t as random as it can appear.