the Spouses & Partners blog

October 16, 2017
- By Irina Rasskazova -  “There are always flowers for those who want to see them.” Henri Matisse I recently discovered that we think 50,000 – 80,000...
April 17, 2017
- By Irina Rasskazova - It's about 5:40 on a sunny Friday, and I should have been at Sidney Pacific Dorm about ten minutes ago. However, I'm still waiting on the porch for an Uber to get there with a large strap-y bag full of lunch boxes. The biggest one is filled with 25 medallion-shaped zucchini...
March 16, 2017
- By Irina Rasskazova - LinkedIn is a global professional social network that is mainly known for an opportunity to create an online version of your resumé and to search for jobs. However, we often have a little idea about how to build professional connections on LinkedIn more effectively and how...
March 14, 2017
- By Chen Shen - MIT Spouses and Partner Connect has been running the Career Connect workshop series twice a year for about 8 years already. We have regular speakers, and generally the program focuses on the top three elements, which include resume writing, interviewing, and networking. However,...