Designing Career Change
Taught by Amanda Crowell
Amanda Crowell is a writer, professor and improvement coach, working alongside hundreds of people as they work to improve some part of their work or life. At the Brainery, Amanda brings lessons and tools from improvement science, psychology, user centered design, and action research to power your personal improvement. As a professor at the School of Education at Hunter College, Amanda works with teacher candidates as they navigate their first experience in an urban public school. As a consultant at Eskolta School Research and Design, Amanda provided professional learning opportunities across the city focused on utilizing improvement science to get better at getting better. Amanda has a PhD from Columbia in cognitive psychology and her writing has been featured in Quartz, JSTOR daily, and others places around the web. For more information, check out her website: http://powerfulpeony.com/
Do you feel stuck in your current job, but you aren’t sure what you want to do next? Come to this workshop and get back in touch with what YOU want for YOUR life. This is not a workshop about resumes or cover letters- this a workshop about YOU. You’ll leave with a plan for a next step that you can take THIS WEEK.
This is a workshop so be prepared to think hard (drink some coffee!) and talk to strangers! It’s gonna be awesome.