Advice for your Career Journey, shared by 14 Black Professionals

These days, it’s pretty easy to answer almost any question with a quick Google search or Chat GPT prompt. However, sometimes what you’re looking for isn’t just facts, data, and information, but rather advice from someone who’s been in your shoes before.

For Loggers who are entering an unrepresented industry or field, you might wonder what advice Professionals of Color have to share about navigating these spaces, finding community, advocating for themselves and more. Handshake pulled together an article focusing on just that – powerful advice directly from Black professionals and interns on mentorship, authenticity, impact, and more.

Ready to take the next step? Schedule an appointment with a CES Career Advisor to discuss how to build out your LinkedIn network or to approach informational interviewing to take the advice to a personal level. CES is here to help!

By Maya Herran
Maya Herran Career Advisor; Instructor: Career Awareness (EXLN 101)