Why you should treat your career like training for a marathon

woman running

The marathon is everyone's favorite analogy for a long haul, and with good reason. It's easily recognizable, clearly communicates distance, and evokes images of endurance and perseverance. Which is why - at the risk of overusing the trope - I think it's an excellent way to think about your career.

Rockstar Series: Curating a Career in the Arts

I'm delighted to introduce the latest chapter in the Rockstar Series, featuring artist and arts professional Lauren Bierly! Lauren and I were roommates in grad school, but we actually go all the way back to elementary school. In addition to her saint-like patience (evidenced by the fact that she lived with me and we're still…