Professional Development

As a professional, you may be about to start a career and want to figure out the first steps. Or perhaps you have the experience, but you are ready to challenge yourself and advance your career further. Or maybe you have even decided to take steps to start or grow your own business.

No matter where you are in your professional development journey, the YALI Network is here to help. Our large collection of online courses, blogs, toolkits, and other resources can help you grow and succeed as you work to achieve your professional goals.

Starting Your Career

Planning and Organizing

These resources will help you to plan and organize the start your career. Check them out by clicking the links below:

Networking

Check out these resources to learn how networking can make a positive impact when starting your career:

Resume Writing and Interviewing

Working on your resume and preparing for an interview? Check out these helpful resources:

Mentoring

Learn how working with a mentor can make a positive impact when starting your career!

Promoting Yourself and Your Business

Use these resources to learn how you can promote yourself as you start your career:

Refining Your Expertise

As you start your career, learn how you can continually grow and refine your expertise!

Advancing Your Career

Planning and Organizing

These resources will help you to plan and organize the next steps as you advance your career. Check them out by clicking the links below:

Networking

Check out these resources to learn about the positive impact networking can make when you are advancing your career:

Resume Writing and Interviewing

Working on your resume and preparing for an interview? Check out these helpful resources:

Mentoring

Learn how having a mentor and becoming a mentor can help you when taking steps to advancing your career!

Promoting Yourself and Your Business

Use these resources to learn how you can promote yourself as you advance your career:

Refining Your Expertise

As you advance your career, learn how you can continually grow and refine your expertise!

Starting and Growing Your Business

Planning and Organizing

These resources will help you to plan and organize the start and growth of your business. Check them out by clicking the links below:

Networking

Networking can play an important part in starting and growing your business. Learn how through these resources:

Resume Writing and Interviewing

Working on your resume and preparing for an interview? Check out these helpful resources:

Mentoring

Being a mentor can make a positive impact when you are starting and growing your business. Learn how through these resources:

Promoting Yourself and Your Business

Use these resources to learn how you can promote yourself as work on starting and growing your business:

Refining Your Expertise

As you start and grow your business, learn how you can continually grow and refine your expertise!

Leadership Goals

Leadership is an important componment of being a professional. Use this Leadership Planning Toolkit to reflect upon your current leadership skills and assess what goals you should set for the future. Then revist the toolkit periodically to see how much you're growing as a leader!