Counselor or Editor? When Does Wordsmithing Stop Serving Our Students?

Janet R. Long Founder, Integrity Search Career Liaison to College of Arts & Sciences, Widener University LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/janetrlong/ Twitter: @IntegritySearch Blogs from Janet Long. While you don’t need an undergraduate English degree to become a higher education career counselor, I often draw … Continue reading

Career Advising for Introverts: Should It Be Different?

Janet R. Long Founder, Integrity Search Career Liaison to College of Arts & Sciences, Widener University LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/janetrlong/ Twitter: @IntegritySearch Blogs from Janet Long. NACE blog team member Chris Carlson wrote eloquently about networking for introverts earlier this year. His … Continue reading

Once More a Student: Will an Ed.D. Make Me a Better Counselor?

Janet R. Long Founder, Integrity Search Career Liaison to College of Arts & Sciences, Widener University LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/janetrlong/ Twitter: @IntegritySearch Blogs from Janet Long. When I made the transition from executive search to higher-ed career counseling a year ago, I … Continue reading

Turning No-Shows Into Teachable Moments

Janet R. Long Founder, Integrity Search Career Liaison to College of Arts & Sciences, Widener University LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/janetrlong/ Twitter: @IntegritySearch Blogs from Janet Long. Do “no-shows” represent a routine annoyance for career centers, or are they teachable moments for students … Continue reading

Challenging the Omniscient Career Adviser Role

Janet R. Long Founder, Integrity Search Career Liaison to College of Arts & Sciences, Widener University LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/janetrlong/ Twitter: @IntegritySearch Blogs from Janet Long. Sometimes life runs in parallels. As I approach month six of in-house career counseling after 20 … Continue reading

Of Rousseau and Resumes: Helping Humanities Students Gain the Home Court Advantage

Janet R. Long Founder, Integrity Search Career Liaison to College of Arts & Sciences, Widener University LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/janetrlong/ Twitter: @IntegritySearch Blogs from Janet Long. Collaborating with and supporting humanities students may represent some of the most challenging—and rewarding—opportunities for career … Continue reading

Advising Nontraditionals: Do Age and Life Stage Matter?

Janet R. Long Founder, Integrity Search Career Liaison to College of Arts & Sciences, Widener University LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/janetrlong/ Twitter: @IntegritySearch Blogs from Janet Long. What if your Mom walked into your career center, resume in hand, and that deer-in-the-headlights look? … Continue reading