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Career Switching

5 Elements to Consider Before Changing Majors

by Nicole Chacin

Before taking the leap of changing your degree, Nicole encourages the consideration of five critical elements: timing, personal capability, understanding of post college opportunities, department resources, and financial needs.

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Forté Events

Breaking It Down: The Forté College 2 Business Leadership Conference

by Caroline Herrmann

Caroline attended the 2013 Forté College Leadership Launch for Women and gives you the run-down of what to expect at the conference.

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Career Switching

How to Switch Your Major (and Stick With It)

by Angela Coquis

If you feel like your undergraduate major is not working out, and you are nervous about the consequences of switching, do not worry! Many, many people have been in your shoes, made the decision, and survived. They were probably even better off for making the change.

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College Student

Benchmarks not Barriers: Learning to Set Goals Without Limiting Yourself

by Nicole Chacin

While we may position ourselves for success within our major or school environment, it is also just as likely that in setting strong and sturdy pathways for our future we may overlook — or worse, micro-define — our roles and position in the grand scheme.

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College Student

Careers with Social Impact and the Call for Strong Women Leaders in Education Webinar

Educational inequity faces many of our young girls in the K-12 educational system, particularly girls from low-income communities, and the implications extend well beyond their school years into their future earning potential. We need strong leaders in education to help solve these important challenges.

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Early Career

Diana Reid – PNC: Taking Risks and Embracing Change

It’s clear that the lure of a career in financial services hasn’t abated for Diana Reid over her decades of success. In fact, she thinks that right now is exactly the right time to enter the industry.

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