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STEMulating Conversations

Jan 8, 2020

If you were to spend your time the same way you spend your money, what would your time bank account look like?  Given that there will never be more than 24 hours in a day, managing the activities within that time may seem more like an art than a skill.  Time management is a misnomer because you are managing activities...


Jan 1, 2020

Happy New Year!  It's the beginning of 2020, and many of us have  set ambitious new goals--new year, new chapters, new journeys, new experiences.   What will you do differently in order to attain the results that you desire? 


Dec 25, 2019

Hurricane Katrina was devastating on several levels, but it was the  event that freed Dr. Calvin Mackie and enabled him to walk in his purpose.  A lifelong resident of New Orleans, Dr. Mackie has a passion educating others on the boundless opportunities in STEM.    He created STEM-NOLA to expose, inspire and engage...


Dec 18, 2019

The process of reflecting on successes and lessons learned that have occurred throughout the year enable us to set more realistic goals for the upcoming year.   What worked well?  What didn't go as planned?  What can you do differently to achieve a better outcome?  As 2019 comes to a close, what have you learned will...


Dec 18, 2019

Jahari Soward had always considered herself a chemist, so when a colleague suggested that she consider recruiting, she was initially offended.  Fast forward a few years, and she now owns her own career development and search firm .  She realized that the skills that enabled her to be a good chemists were transferable...