Cameron-Brooks Podcast: Episode 36 – Taking Control of Your Career

Kristen Coar, a former Navy Supply Officer, shares tips for getting control of your careerIn our latest podcast, Kristen Coar, a former Navy Supply Officer who transitioned to ExxonMobil in 2014, shares tips on taking control of your career. She started her career as a Senior Procurement Specialist and, after about a year and a half, was promoted to a Senior Business Analyst. While working at ExxonMobil, she earned her MBA from Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University. Kristen recently made a career change and is now an Operations Associate at McKinsey & Company. In this episode, we talk about taking ownership of your career outside of the military. She highlights networking, being patient, and managing expectations as keys to her success thus far.

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