The tenure of college and university presidents is shortening, and we are seeing more interim presidents as a result. Deans can be especially helpful in these periods of transition. An interim period can be a time of uncertainty and deans can provide confidence and continuity. Robert A. Scott details how deans can help guide institutions to a new period of stability.
Research reveals that 27 billion dollars is wasted annually in higher education because of the cultural disruption and turnover caused by workplace bullying. No institution can afford to harbor a bully, no matter how talented that person may be. October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month, our annual opportunity to examine the problem of workplace bullying.
The month of October is replete with mental health education and depression awareness. Eileen Hoenigman Meyer shares how our campus communities can foster connections, how we can help freshmen and sophomores on campus, and strategies for navigating these emotionally challenging times.
If an interviewer chooses to ask questions about your resume/CV, be sure to only provide bullet points that allow you to steer the conversation toward your success stories. Justin Zackal highlights the differences between basic, good, and great bullet points on your resume/CV.