Designing a Well-Rounded Life and Career

Designing a Well-Rounded Life and Career

Do you feel you are approaching a “quarter-life crisis?” This course is for anyone who wants to avoid career traps, pursue work that matters, and achieve their fullest personal aspirations.

Program Details

A four part series with peer alumni in a seminar setting of 15 to 20 people.  Light refreshments will be served.

July 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st

6:30-8:30 PM
Georgetown University Wagner Alumni House

Why Take This Course?

This short summer course is aimed at Hoyas in their 20s, who are approaching what some have called the “quarter-life crisis” – the pivotal period during which they need to figure out what they want to do with their lives, and to design their future path in pursuit of meaning and purpose. Nick Lovegrove will draw upon his own professional experience, his recently published book The Mosaic Principle, and other recently published research, to lead a process of self-discovery and peer mentoring over four sequential modules.

Those who take the course will enhance their own self-awareness about what really motivates them, strengthen their ability to make critical choices and trade-offs, and chart a course towards what Nick calls a remarkable life and career. With practical exercises and tools, this course is for anyone who wants to avoid career traps, pursue work that matters, and achieve their fullest personal aspirations.

Nick Lovegrove is a veteran consultant, executive coach, and writer. He is currently the US managing partner of the Brunswick Group, a global corporate advisory firm. He previously spent more than thirty years of his career at McKinsey & Company, where he became a senior partner in the London Office, and then the managing partner of the Washington, DC Office. He took time out of his McKinsey career to serve as a strategic advisor to British prime minister Tony Blair; and he has worked with multiple organizations in the business, government and non-profit sectors. Nick has been a senior fellow at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government; a senior fellow in the Global Economy program of the Brookings Institution; and a visiting lecturer at Oxford University’s Blavatnik School of Government. He is a graduate of Oxford and Harvard universities, and has an MBA from INSEAD in France.

Nick is the author of The Mosaic Principle: The Six Dimensions of a Remarkable Life and Career, which will be published by Public Affairs in the US on November 1, 2016 and by Profile Books in the UK on January 26, 2017.

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