Going Back to School at the Age of 54

Going Back to School at the Age of 54

At the age of 54, after being a professor for 21 years (17 of them tenured), I’m going back to school. I enrolled in a master’s program in counseling psychology, with the eventual goal of earning a counseling license. It’s a long slog – could...
On Feathers and Achievements

On Feathers and Achievements

I left academia in the summer of 2020, and have been working ever since on establishing an independent business. One of the biggest challenges when talking with friends, mentors and professional coaches is the difficulty in enumerating my “achievements”...