Thursday, February 07, 2013
Stage Directions: So, you’ve spent all of this time building a stellar academic management career at your institution of choice, but now it’s all about to go out of the window because graduation (and the daunting prospect of post-graduate employment) looms. Launching a professional management career can feel like a herculean task. There are so many questions to be addressed. Do I pursue an internship? How soon should I try to get my Equity card? How long can I defer these loans that I have to pay back? Fear not, I consulted three recent graduates to find out how they made the successful transition from students to professional managers.