Today Dr. Mike Edmondson is the guest on the show. He’s the Associate Vice President of Career Development at Augustana College, and the author of Marketing Your Value: Nine Steps to Navigate Your Career. In the course of the interview, Mike and Al Zambone discuss the current and coming job market; explore why someone who has a doctorate in history cares about career services; and talk about why a liberal arts degree can contribute to getting good jobs, and keeping them. Also, the two of them get their Philadelphia on. Stick’ em, Bullies.
This might not seem to have a lot to do with historical thinking…or does it? Listen and find out.
For Further Reading
- Michael Edmondson, Marketing Your Value: 9 Steps to Navigate Your Career
- Scott Jaschik, “The Liberal Arts and Careers”
- Katharine S. Brooks, “Close the Gap Between the Liberal Arts and Career Services”
- Plato, Charmides
- Tyler Cowen, Average is Over