Unformatted text preview: have people who work remotely from home offices in other states. So if I was consulting for others who wanted to enter the field of higher education, I would suggest that you work hard at it and do not give up. Most companies are looking for people with prior experience, so if you do not have prior experience, you are going to have to work twice as hard. Even once you obtain a position, if you want to transfer to a different department, you may run into the same issues. Therefore, I would suggest building a professional portfolio and resume. Focus on your past professional experiences that directly relate to the position you are applying for. Once you get a call back and you go to an interview, maintain that focus and steer the conversation to those skills and experiences that will help you in the position you are looking for. Higher education is a great field to be in and it is growing intensely in the online industry....
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- Summer '10
- prior experience, technology making communication, past professional experiences