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Five Days to Find Your People

Find Your People: Five Days. Daily action items. Strengthen your network.

This past summer, our Alumni Personal and Career Development Center team launched a week-long challenge on our @LifeAfterWake Instagram account to #findyourpeople. In this challenge we provided ...

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From Instant Pot to Instagram: Critical Lessons in Startup Community Building

What makes a community thrive? How does a community go from ordinary to extraordinary? Drawing on excerpts from her new book, Get Together, How to Build Community with Your People, this First ...

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How to Start an Affinity Group at Work

An affinity group, sometimes referred to as an “employee resource group,” can be very beneficial in the workplace to bring people together around common interests or goals. Whether you are ...

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How to Be an Ally: 23 Resources That Can Help

In this article by Caroline Forsey, “being an ally means working to develop empathy towards another group’s challenges or issues — and, ultimately, creating a culture in which that group feels ...

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Connect with WAKECommunities

Wondering how you can connect with other Deacs in your current city? Check out this video featuring Megan Hoyt (’12) and Tiffany Waddell Tate (’07, MA ’11) and learn about WAKECommunities and how ...

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