Climbing That Ladder
Last updated August 17, 2023
This is The Way: Career Stories to Find Your Way – a video series created by Get Schooled. In this series, you'll hear from real pros on how they got to where they are and what advice they have for young people who are starting their first jobs. There is no one way to finding the perfect career - we're here to help you find your way.
Find Scholarships and Mentors with Alba D!
Title: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Coordinator
Alba works as a Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Coordinator at Comcast. Her advice to her younger self is to apply to all the scholarships because every dime counts!
Looking Beyond Yourself for Opportunity with Tierra J!
Company: College Possible Washington
Title: Development Manager
Experience at current job: 2 years
Post-Secondary: Penn State University (BA), Fairleigh Dickinson University, Masters Degree
Tierra is a Development Manager with College Possible Washington. She says she had to look beyond the reality of her neighborhood to reach her dreams and find opportunity.
Solving Puzzles and Staying Curious with Nick H!
Company: Panorama Education
Title: Senior Product Manager
Experience at current job: 1 month
Post-Secondary: University of North Texas, BA - University of Washington, MA
Nick is a Senior Product Manager at Panorama Education. His love of solving problems and always staying curious has led him from education to tech.