professional development Archive

TEDx Talk: How to Use Others' Feedback to Learn and Grow

In this TEDx Talk, Sheila Heen shares her insights on the importance of receiving feedback to fuel professional and company growth based on years of consulting work with organizations around the ...

Read More »

Let’s Practice How to Ask For and Reflect On Feedback

Adapted from the Wake Forest University Mentoring Resource Center’s tools for mentors and mentees.

Depending on your company culture and the manager (or colleagues) with whom you work, you may ...

Read More »

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 ...

Read More »

Lead From Where You Sit: Activating A Leader’s Mindset In Your Everyday Work

By Tiffany Waddell Tate (’07, MA ‘11), Associate Director for National Engagement in the Alumni Engagement Office at Wake Forest University

Tiffany Waddell Tate is also a career coach & ...

Read More »

Alumni Advice: Building a Life featuring Mary Tribble ('82)

In this video featuring Mary Tribble (’82), she shares what building a life has looked like for her both personally and professionally. She reflects on the importance of maintaining a sense of ...

Read More »

Get Expert Advice

Let us help you navigate your personal and professional life after Wake Forest. Hear from various experts including fellow Wake Forest alumni, faculty, staff, and many others!