How to transition into product management

Prior to business school, I was a management consultant working in international development. In my role, I worked with multilateral agencies such as the World Bank, and other public and private sector organizations on projects with social/environmental impact goals. My career transition has intrigued a lot of people including an experienced interviewer who surprised me

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How I Got a Project Coordinator job

I’m Caz. I work with a small group of highly-skilled, technically minded people as the Project Coordinator for Brightec. We design and develop bespoke mobile apps for iOS, Android and web, working with clients in industries such as e-commerce, e-learning, finance and travel. So how did I get a project coordinator job? I’m stubborn, it’s

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You Don’t Want My Job: Go Make Your Own

  You don’t want my job. My job has me holed up in a dingy hotel in Bonga, Keffa, while teenaged protesters march into the guns of the federal soldiers tasked to clear the road and, I have a sneaking suspicion, I’m the American backup hostage plan for the organizers. My job has me making

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By calling out my multiple professional identities in my job applications, I have become a stronger applicant: Sarabeth Berk, Director of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Have you ever felt as though no one understands what you do?  You have a bunch of talents (some might even say too many), yet you find you have to compartmentalize and prioritize them because your boss, your coworkers, or your clients don’t see how they all fit together.  You feel like you have to

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