Insights and advice for business professionals new to higher education

On Career Conversations, NACUBO’s Christine Simone sits down with higher education professionals to discuss their personal experiences, including successes and challenges of all kinds. They’ll offer career advice and insights as well as nuggets of wisdom for business professionals new to higher education.

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Career Conversations

Ask, Learn, Grow: Charmel Maynard • Career Conversations • Episode 112

Ask, Learn, Grow: Charmel Maynard

Charmel Maynard, University of Miami’s CIO, knew from the age of six that he wanted to go into business, but never imagined he would rise through a banking career to become among the youngest university CIOs. With a palpable passion for his profession, Charmel offers insights on taking career risks, leading with accountability, empowering teams, and continually learning.

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Career Conversations episode 110

Rick Wernoski: Be Comfortable Being Uncomfortable

UNC’s Rick Wernoski shares key lessons from 30+ years in higher ed including to challenge status quo, say “yes” to new opportunities, and ensure all voices are heard. As Rick says, openness to experiences outside your comfort zone leads to growth.

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Career Conversations episode 109

Darrell Duncan: Leading with Love

Darrell Duncan, vice president of finance at Lipscomb University, imparts wisdom on leading with love – you must love people to lead them – being visible, pivoting quickly, and embracing change.

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