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Caroline Dowd-Higgins

IU Alumni Association

Expert Bio

Caroline Dowd-Higgins authored the best-selling book “This Is Not the Career I Ordered,” which showcases her savvy professional development advice. She writes for The Huffington Post and Ellevate Network and writes a column for The Chronicle in Indiana. A sought-after media expert on career-related topics, Dowd-Higgins is an accomplished public speaker. Her podcast, “Your Working Life,” is on iTunes, and her online series “Thrive!” – about career satisfaction and health and wellness for women – is on YouTube. She is executive director of Career and Professional Development for the Indiana University Alumni Association, serving IU alumni globally as they navigate their careers.

Areas of Expertise

Career and professional development, talent management, leadership training, executive presence, public speaking, women’s career development, world-of-work, national career landscape.

Other Information

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