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Giuliana Sercu
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  • Washington, DC
  • United States

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New Professional Development Opportunities for the Future of Work

What is professional development?

In the first 12 years of my career, I have seen traditional professional development be put into a box.

Think about it - when “professional development” comes up in your work, what do you think of?

I can bet it is one of the following:

A one hour training.

A half day off-site workshop.

How about 2-3 day conference,  that probably costs more than…


Posted on March 21, 2018 at 12:00pm — 4 Comments

Stuck In a Toxic Work Environment

I’ve certainly had many moments throughout my career where I questioned my work environment and whether it was benefiting or hurting my career path. And then, unfortunately, I’ve also had moments where I evaluated whether that same environment was affecting my mental and physical health. Having a chronic condition that is directly affected by stress, this is something I must consider when taking a new job.

A few weeks ago, on a day when I was feeling a bit defeated, I walked into a…


Posted on March 6, 2018 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

Seeking Out Good Problems to Have (and solve!)

After recently reading the subversive book, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F***, I resonated with one if its big takeaways; don’t try to find the perfect life with no problems, find one with good problems to have that you enjoying solving.

Digging a little deeper with this concept, we often go on an existential journey to find the perfect job, the perfect…


Posted on February 14, 2018 at 10:10am


This blog post is about how climbing up the corporate ladder may not be everyone's path. I am so passionate about validating this fear among young professionals that if you don't ascend, you're a…


Posted on February 8, 2018 at 8:58am

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At 5:42am on August 21, 2020, Maris Ahmed said…

Good Day,
How is everything with you, I picked interest on you after going through your short profile and deemed it necessary to write you immediately. I have something very vital to disclose to you, but I found it difficult to express myself here, since it's a public site.Could you please get back to me on:( mrsstellakhalil588@gmail.com ) for the full details.
Have a nice day
Thanks God bless

At 11:48am on March 6, 2017, Erika J. Kluge said…

HI Giuliana,

My name is Erika and I write the AT Blog for the site. I hope you enjoy being a part of PUNCI-IN! We would love to have your feedback on Forum page and please take the time to reply back to one of the open forum threads or start a new one with any questions or insights you would like to add.

Have a great day!



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