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How the Pandemic has Stirred a Longing for More

There’s no doubt that this global pandemic has disrupted many lives, but it’s also disrupted many of our beliefs about life, work, business, and family. Every week, I speak to dozens of individuals who are thinking about and planning for a pivot in their career, inspired by the events of the last few months. And, I’m […]

What’s on the Mind of a Pilot During COVID-19

JF: In February of this year you left a decade-long career in higher-education to pursue your dream of becoming a pilot. I think many people would have a feeling of “oh s#%#” for you right now. How are you feeling?Michael Schmidt: This is a funny and excellent question! When I finally decided to take the leap […]

How to Make the Most of Your MBA Experience

JF: We first met at UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business Communication Center during your MBA program. I was always impressed by how much time you dedicated to becoming the most effective communicator you could be. Why was this important to you?Al Dea: I think that communicating effectively to your audience is one of the most important skills […]