Career Stories

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Every Career Has a Story

Career Stories from Century College

Storytelling is an effective way to share lived experiences, and sharing career stories can help students choose and navigate their career paths. Below Century College employees tell their career stories which reveal a variety of paths to achieve career success.

Decided Career Path in 9th Grade, Yet Still Evolving, by Michele Jersak, Counselor


When Interests Ignite a Career, An Unexpected Journey by Crystal De Kam, Counselor


An Unexpected Journey: Making Space for the Waves in Life by Andrea Clepper

Confessions of a Career Development Flunkie by Robert Jersak, Communication Studies


From Certainty to Confusion to Happiness by Lydia Jagodzinski by Lydia Jagodzinski Upward Bound Advisor


If at First, You Don’t Succeed Try Again - Century College Career Story by Dr. Gabriel Warren