Welcome to the SFMBA Community

Welcome to MIT Sloan and we look forward to working with you!

To schedule a Career Coaching appointment:

Please review the specialties of our team below.

James Morrison  jamesmor@mit.edu
Specialties: General Career Guidance; Transitions
Sign up for an appointment with James on Career Central. If you do not see a time that works for you, email James your availability for an appointment.

Melissa Webster melster@mit.edu
Specialties: Strategic Projects, MIT Ecosystem, Career Discovery, Transitions
To set up an appointment, email Melissa with your availability. Please include 2-3 time blocks that are convenient for you.

Carla Akalarian  cakalari@mit.edu​
Specialties: Career Discovery, Values and Vision, Value Proposition
To set up an appointment, email Carla with your availability. Please include 2-3 time blocks that are convenient for you.

Lew Weinstein  Lew7@mit.edu
Specialties: General Career Guidance; Transitions; Value Proposition; Private Equity Firms and Portfolio Companies
Sign up for an appointment with Lew on Career Central. If you do not see a time that works for you, email Lew your availability for an appointment.

Gayle Grader  ggrader@mit.edu​
Specialties: Career Discovery, Transitions, Branding, Market
To set up an appointment, email Gayle with your availability. Please include 2-3 time blocks that are convenient for you.

Cultural Differences in the Job Search

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There are many cultural norms when job searching in the United States, as well as variations that may exist in other cultures. Being aware of these differences can better help you understand and navigate the job search process both in …

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What’s Your Story?

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All of us construct narratives about ourselves—where we’ve come from, where we’re going. The kinds of stories we tell make an enormous difference in how well we cope with change.

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StrengthsFinder Intro Harnessing Your Greatest Talents

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Video: Connect to Your Talent Themes.

Looking forward to discussing your StrengthsFinder at our CDO Career Acceleration Workshop on July 23.

 

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Three Types of Stories Every Leader Should Master | Career Advice | Vault.com

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Being able to effectively tell stories is critical for your professional growth.  This article is relevant for those at any level of an organization.

Three Types of Stories Every Leader Should Master | Career Advice | Vault.com

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The Best Way to Talk About Your Strengths and Weaknesses in a Job Interview, The MUSE

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There’s a whole lot of talking about yourself that goes on in an interview. One of the most stressful parts might be when a recruiter or prospective boss asks you to tell them about your strengths and weaknesses.

The Best …

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