Preparing to Teach
Video of four young teachers who will inspire students to consider a career in teaching physics.
Monetizing Your Success
One of the most important professional lessons I have learned was not about science, management, or leadership. It was about how success in my job was tied to money.
Trusting your gut is the greatest gift you can give yourself
The best career decisions are made when intuition overrules your brain.
How to use Twitter to enhance your conference experience
Effective use of the popular social media service can help you network and advance your career.
No cats allowed: How to use social media to advance your career
Employers are increasingly turning to Linkedin and other social media to identify and assess new hires.
LinkedIn Profile Template
What you need to know about LinkedIn
Informational interviews I: Why should I bother?
One kind of job interview is not about landing you a position; it's about advancing your career and finding new collaborators.
Informational interviews II: What do you talk about?
Recognizing mutual benefits and opportunities will help you get the most out of this more subtle type of job interview.
Why you should write thank-you notes
Expressing gratitude by mail is not a quaint courtesy but an effective way to advance your career.
Career success from volunteer success
Helping to run a campus club or other volunteer society provides career-building experience.
Career advice and professional development articles from The SPS Observer magazine.
Astronomy as a Personal Endeavor
Career advice from a career scientist
Why I decided to quit graduate school and move to industry
Butterflies in the Stomach
How Believing In Myself As A Young Scientist Paid Off