Room for Improvement: Processes and Practices for Assisting Youth with Selecting Career Paths
TJ Warren is an Assistant Director in the Office of Career Services at the University of Northern Iowa (UNI). In his position, TJ serves as the liaison to UNI’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences which consists of 2,500+ students majoring and minoring in 23 areas of study and eight graduate programs. He regularly offers career exploration, career management, and job searching assistance in a variety of ways throughout the college. In addition to his work at UNI, TJ coaches, speaks, writes, and facilitates workshops. His main areas of interest are helping people find their purpose and assisting organizations and teams with working productively with one another towards a common mission. TJ is a certified Life Coach and is certified to administer several self-discovery instruments to students and clients (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, CliftonStrengths, Strong Interest Inventory, and MCORE).