Eleanor C. Whitney is a writer, arts administrator and musician living in Brooklyn, New York. She is currently a Program Officer at the New York Foundation for the Arts and is the author of Grow: How to Take Your Do It Yourself Project and Passion to the Next Level and Quit Your Job, released in 2013 on Cantankerous Titles.

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5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Thinking About Graduate School

When you are clear on the skills you need to learn, the professionals you want to work with, the type of degree you want and your price range you will have a great list of criteria by which you can evaluate graduate programs and find the right fit for you.


5 questions to consider when researching graduate school programs

Diploma and grad cap

If you’re thinking about grad school, here are five questions to ask yourself when you begin to research graduate programs.


From employee to entrepreneur – 3 steps to building your plan

What should you do if you’re ready to create or build something new that leverages your skills and passions and will leave a positive impact on the world around you?


5 ways to find a mentor when you’re no longer an entry-level employee

I’ve noticed that finding a mentor is more challenging now than when I was just starting out in my career. Today, many of the women I sought out as mentors in my early and mid-twenties, I now consider my colleagues.