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Five Tips for Building Community Where You Are

By Allison McWilliams (’95), Assistant Vice President for Mentoring and Alumni Personal & Career Development, Wake Forest University

We all need personal and professional networks, a community of ...

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Boundary Setting with Brene Brown

Creating community means developing intentional relationships and connections with people. And, it means setting effective boundaries with your time, your capacity, and your availability. Easy to ...

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How to Make Friends as an Adult

One of the hardest parts of the transition from college to life-after-college is learning how to make friends. Unlike when you were in college, as a working professional you are no longer ...

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How to Diversify Your Professional Network

If the majority of your professional connections are within your career industry or company, it may be time to diversify your network! In this article by Amy Nauiokas in Harvard Business ...

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Build Your Network Like a Team

 By Cody Hoyt (MBA ’14), Senior Manager for Marketing, Men’s UW, at Hanesbrands, Winston-Salem, NC

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Cody Hoyt (MBA ’14)

I have always loved being part of a team. I learned at an early age ...

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