Category Archives: Take This Job And Love It!

Job search got you down? Does the process seem too vague? Yale’s Office of Career Strategy is here to help! Our team and featured guests tackle an array of topics relevant to any job/internship search process. Gain helpful insight through these low key, relaxed conversations where we acknowledge common frustrations but also provide thoughtful advice on how to rise above it all. These conversations can be helpful to those seeking their first internship/job, seeking a job with an advanced degree, or making a career change at any point in your career!

Craft & Career: Lisa Kereszi, MFA ’00, photographer, professor, Art DUS Yale School of Art – Part 1



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

The first half of our conversation with Lisa Kereszi MFA ’00, photographer, educator, and DUS for the Yale School of Art.
More on Lisa Kereszi: www.lisakereszi.com/

OCS Craft & Career Podcast (full episode list) – ocs.yale.edu/podcast


John W. Beach, Manager, Producer, Gravity Squared Entertainment – Part 2



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.
We bring John W. Beach back to continue our talk on the ins and out of entertainment and literary management.

More info: gravity-squared.com/
OCS Craft & Career Podcast (full episode list) – ocs.yale.edu/podcast


John W. Beach, Manager, Producer, Gravity Squared Entertainment – Part 1



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.
This week we’ll be exploring the entertainment industry with veteran literary manager, John W. Beach.

More info: gravity-squared.com/

OCS Craft & Career Podcast (full episode list) – ocs.yale.edu/podcast


Katherine Lo ’05, producer, screenwriter, President of Eaton Workshop Hospitality – Part 2



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

We come back around with Katherine Lo ’05, producer, screenwriter and multi-disciplinary talent, to discuss her own creativity, extended career advice, the heroine’s journey, as well as a mix of anthropology and other unexpected points of inspiration.

www.eatonworkshop.com/en-us/katherine-lo/

OCS Craft & Career Podcast (full episode list) – ocs.yale.edu/podcast


Craft & Career: Katherine Lo ’05, producer, screenwriter, President of Eaton Workshop Hospitality – Part 1



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.
We welcome our first guest for our second season, Katherine Lo ’05, a producer, screenwriter and multi-disciplinary talent, who also happens to be President of Eaton Workshop Hospitality Co.

www.eatonworkshop.com/en-us/katherine-lo/

OCS Craft & Career Podcast (full episode list) – ocs.yale.edu/podcast


Julia Dahl ’99, author, journalist, educator – Part 2



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

In the final episode for the fist season of the podcast (we’ll be back) we go further with novelist, journalist, and educator, Julia Dahl ’99, discussing her career trajectory as a writer, reporter, and educator. Have a great summer break!

https://juliadahl.com/


Craft & Career: Julia Dahl ’99, Author, Journalist, Educator – Part 1



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

We welcome novelist, journalist, and educator, Julia Dahl ’99 to the program to discuss the varying professional pathways for a writer, as well as similarities, and differences, between the journalism and book publishing worlds.

https://juliadahl.com/


Craft & Career – Jennifer Harrison Newman MFA ’11, artistic director, performance artist – Part 2



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

We pick up where we left off with Jennifer Harrison Newman, artistic director, producer, choreographer, performance artist, and artistic director for the Yale Schwarzman Center, discussing the best ways to find balance between practice and profession.
schwarzman.yale.edu/jennifer-harrison-newman-mfa-11


Craft & Career – Jennifer Harrison Newman MFA ’11, artistic director, performance artist – Part 1



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

We welcome to the show the vibrant Jennifer Harrison Newman, artistic director, producer, choreographer, performance artist, and artistic director for the Yale Schwarzman Center, to discuss the healthy balance that can exist between practice and profession.
schwarzman.yale.edu/jennifer-harrison-newman-mfa-11


Craft & Career: Sharon Louden MFA, artist, educator, Chautauqua Institute – Part 2



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

We dive deeper with discussion of the practical realities, as well as the inspiration, of the artist life with Sharon Louden, artist, arts advocate, educator, Yale MFA alum, and Artistic Director at Chautauqua Institute.

www.sharonlouden.com/
Chautauqua Visual Arts
Chautauqua Institution
Living and Sustaining a Creative Life
ocs.yale.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/77/2022/03/relationship-circles_Sharon-Louden.pdf