The North Carolina Career Development Association (NCCDA) is comprised of professionals engaged in the field of career counseling and development. NCCDA is organized and governed in accordance with the by-laws of the National Career Development Association.Read more
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Black lives matter. Over the past few weeks, we have been listening, learning, and acknowledging how much work there is to be done to dismantle systemic racism in the United States. The long history of discrimination and police brutality has taken a heavy toll on our Black community. We see the overwhelming grief, pain, and anger. NCCDA stands with NCDA against racism and for social justice.
submitted by Catherine Allen
EXPLORING THE 30-HOUR WORK WEEK -- IS IT A SOCIAL JUSTICE ISSUE?
By: Ram Athavale, NCCDA Newsletter Intern
As the pandemic continues to intensely affect our lives, it is becoming clear that many people seem to be enjoying the ability to control their work life better by working from home. It is very possible that working from home most or even all the time will become the “norm” post-pandemic. It is notable that last October, Amazon extended work-from-home opportunities for employees that can do so until at least June 2021 (1).