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Watch Career Spotlights to learn how Walden University students applied career management and job search strategies

to advance in their careers.

Acing the Interview to Land an Online Teaching Position

Veronica Kirkland

Featured Spotlight: Veronica Kirkland
Program:  PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision

Transcript  (7 min 27 sec)    

Part 1: Embracing Challenges and Finding Success in Public Health

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Featured Spotlight:  Nathaniel Geyer
Program:  PhD in Public Health

Transcript  (4 min 20 sec)    

Part 2: Staying the Course to Reach Graduation

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Featured Spotlight:  Nathaniel Geyer
Program:  Doctorate in Public Health

Transcript  (5 min 38 sec)    

Using LinkedIn and Marketing Strategies to Land a Practicum

Jennifer Wisneski

Featured Spotlight:  Jennifer Wisneski
Program:  PhD Psychology- Clinical Psychology

Transcript  (8 min 39 sec)    

Making a Career Transition into Academia

Nardia Aldridge

Featured Spotlight:  Nardia Aldridge
Program:  PhD in Healthcare Administration

Transcript  (3 min 16 sec)    

Promoting Social Change as a Program Director

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Featured Spotlight:  Chukwuemeka Obi
Program:  PhD in Public Health

Transcript  (10 min 02 sec)    

Walden Networking Led to International Consulting Opportunities

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Featured Spotlight:  Alecia Brooks
Program:  Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Transcript  (10 min 02 sec)    

Part 1: Landing a Dream Job with the Center for Disease Control

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Featured Spotlight:  Dania Thomas
Program:  PhD in Public Health-Epidemiology

 

Transcript  (6 min 53 sec)    

Part 2: Staying the Course of Your Career Passion

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Featured Spotlight:  Dania Thomas
Program:  PhD in Public Health-Epidemiology

Transcript  (7 min 28 sec)    

Advancing from an Administrative Position into a Leadership Role

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Featured Spotlight:  Jennifer Farinella-Olson
Program:  Master of Public Administration

Transcript  (3 min 48 sec)    

Networking Tips for Career Advancement

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Featured Spotlight:  Tamu Browne
Program:  Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Transcript  (4 min 43 sec)    

Landing a Dream Job in Health Services

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Featured Spotlight:  Linda O'Daniel
​Program:  PhD in Health Services

Transcript  (3 min 18 sec)    

Building a Career in Behavioral Health

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Featured Spotlight:  Robert Batie
Program:  PhD in Social Work

Transcript  (2 min 56 sec)    

Career Transition from Military to Counseling

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Featured Spotlight: Steve Zappalla
Program:  PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision

Transcript  (4 min 32 sec)    

Career Leap into Teaching Abroad

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Featured Spotlight:  Wallace Norwood
Program:  Doctor of Education (EdD)

Transcript  (4 min 10 sec)