About Michelle Mercurio

Michelle Mercurio serves as the national manager of career services at Chamberlain College of Nursing. With a breadth of experience in direct career services, education and communication, Mercurio is an expert on employment trends, professional development and career advancement.

On Friday in early May, I was posting a job lead from a local employer seeking graduates from our upcoming June class when a student came in to my office, sat down and worriedly exclaimed, “I need a job!”

It would have been tempting to hand him the job flyer and start prescribing tactics to help him. But when faced with career question, it’s important to make sure your core values and skills align with the career you choose. READ MORE