Inspiring Career Videos
Enjoy these concise, focused videos on important topics related to career development and career change.
Judith Chadwick, Assistant Vice-President, Research Services, and CAO for the division of the Vice-President Research and Innovation, shares her thoughts on how to negotiate your work relationships and develop your career. Judith is the winner of the 2015 Chancellor’s Award – Influential Leader.
Alain de Botton examines our ideas of success and failure — and questions the assumptions underlying these two judgments. He challenges us to make sure our ideas of success are truly our own, and he makes a witty case to move beyond snobbery to find true pleasure in our work.
David Brooks explores the balance between our two selves: 1) a resume-oriented self, always calculating success and 2) a values-oriented self, focusing on relationships and depth of character. His meditative talk asks us which we will be remembered by.
Pondering a job or career change? Linda Spencer, the Assistant Director and Coordinator of Career Advising at Harvard Extension School, provides thoughtful insight to help you make the transition.
Watch Tanya De Mello, Equity and Diversity Officer, UTSC Office of the Vice-President and Principal explain how doing work that has meaning and value translates into career success. While the title is, “Here’s How You Get a Job at the UN,” the three strategies she suggests apply to any work you want to pursue.
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