June 2018 Newsletter

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5 Steps for an Effective Career Transition

By Raquel M. Arredondo Associate Director, Outreach, Engagement & Professional Development, LeBow College of Business at Drexel University Maybe you’re looking for a bigger salary, or just a change of pace. Regardless of how or why you’re interested in changing careers, transitioning doesn’t have to be daunting. You just need to be prepared to make the required effort. These five steps can help get your transition into a new career off the ground. 

Be Inspired by This Young Trailblazer—and Her Mantras

If only we could bottle Zaniya Lewis’s passion and courage. The George Washington University student hasn’t just overcome the adversity in her own life. She has leveraged her success and the contacts she has made to light the way for other young women striving to realize their full potential. Lewis’s story starts, in part, on a basketball court in South New Jersey. Though many of her high school teammates were … [ more ]

This Entrepreneur Was Sued for Hosting Events for Women

Claire Wasserman, founder of Ladies Get Paid, a career development platform, is committed to closing the wage and leadership gap. If anyone is about equity and inclusion, it is Claire. So imagine her disbelief when she was informed last October that she was being sued for sex discrimination. “At that point, we were hosting events in 18 cities, including San Diego,” Wasserman says. “The idea was to provide a safe … [ more ]