I did have more confidence, and I did try other fields....The discipline of the WAC program helped me with the doctoral program later...in writing my doctoral dissertation.
Betsy Jaffe is founder and president of Career Continuum, a New York career consulting firm, and author of Altered Ambitions: What’s Next in Your Life (published, 1991). After HBPBA she went on to get her Ed.D at Columbia University. She started her career in retail as a department store buyer, and has used her experiences to consult, teach, and write on career management issues. Betsy Jaffe also worked for Catalyst, a nonprofit research and advisory organization that strives to build inclusive environments and expand opportunities for women and business.
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