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Dear Victoria, The one thing I am currently struggling with is how to change careers. I have been an educator for 18 years. I’m burned out and tired of all the politics involved. I have taught in public, private, and charter schools. They are all the same, they demand a great deal from us while […]
I was no stranger to Idealist before I started working here in October 2014. At my first “serious” full-time job more than 13 years earlier (in the career center at a private liberal arts college in New York), my manager and mentor introduced me to this fantastic resource for locating jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities. […]
In this edition of Ask Victoria, Victoria advises a reader addressing a negative job experience with a previous employer when interviewing for a new job.
Jamie Jenks’ bucket list has taken her to Sri Lanka, Vanuatu, and Thailand. This article outlines our conversation, filled with inspiration, reflections about oneself, and a rumination on what an “epiphany” really is and how to identify one when it comes in a way that you might not expect.