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Wednesday, May 27, 2020
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Alumni Career Programs GWebinar: What Next?: Your Five-Year Career Plan (Online) 



Event Description

Join fellow alumni for a timely career webinar presented by alumna and journalist Elana Lyn Gross, CCAS BA '11, where she will share how to create an actionable five-year plan for your career, whether you are in the class of 2020 or a few years out from your days on Foggy Bottom. You can't achieve your goals if you don't know what they are and why they are important to you. The purpose of a five-year plan is to clarify what you want, why you want it, and how you'll make it happen. In this webinar, you'll learn how to do that! Elana is the author of What Next?: Your Five-Year Plan for Life after College, which was published by the Simon & Schuster imprint Adams Media in April 2020. Following Elana's presentation, there will be a brief Q&A session.


Choice1.jpgElana Lyn Gross, CCAS BA '11, is a journalist and the author of the recently released book, What Next?: Your Five-Year Plan for Life after College (Adams Media, 2020). Her writing has been published in Forbes, Fortune, Fast Company, Entrepreneur, Business Insider, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Women's Day, Good Housekeeping, Allure, Women's Health, Teen Vogue, Well+Good, and many more. She is also the author of the popular personal and professional development site, She has a bachelor's degree from The George Washington University and a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and lives on the Upper West Side.

System Requirements

GWebinars are scheduled events simulcast over the web via Adobe Connect. You will need a computer with a browser, Adobe Flash player, Internet connection, and functional speakers or headphones. Voice-Over IP will broadcast the audio over your computer, so no phone access is needed. Please be mindful of the Time Zone of the presentation (EST).

GWebinars are open to GW alumni only. Access details will be provided once you register.


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