Jessica Bacal

The Right Way to Jump Career Tracks

Whether you just started a career or are three promotions into it, chances are you will be doing something different when you reach retirement age. “Career paths aren’t what they were for our grandparents and parents who climbed the ladder at one company or in one field,” says Jessica Bacal, director of the Wurtele Center for Work and Life at Smith College and author of Mistakes I Made at Work: … [ more ]

Finding the Courage to Follow Your Passion: A Conversation With Today’s Rising Stars

We live in a culture of perfectionism despite the logic of knowing that nothing and no one can be perfect. Making mistakes is not only natural but necessary to build character, learn and grow. Is the fear of making mistakes and achieving perfection holding you back from taking a chance at school, home or in life? http://media.blubrry.com/maconferenceforwomen/p/cdn.conferencesforwomen.org/2014/ma/sessions/10AM-Finding-the-Courage-to-Follow-Your-Passion-A-Conversation-With-Todays-Rising-Stars.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS