Professional Development: Tips to Get You Started

Don’t let extra time on your hands go to waste. Take this time to refocus on yourself and your professional development. There are countless ways that you can professionally grow – even if it is just a few things here and there. Start small with a resume refresh and a linkedIn update. Make a list of new skills and start taking courses to work on building a valuable skillset and expertise. Consider networking and reconnecting with individuals to catch up to share your personal and professional pursuits. Leverage valuable career resources such as Parker Dewey or The Vault to get a jump start on work experience. The opportunities are endless. Get creative and get motivated, Falcons! This is the time to refocus, reframe, and reinvent your professional self! 

By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani