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Career Conversations with Kelly

The Career Conversations with Kelly podcast provides an exclusive look into the lives and careers of professionals at the top of their fields. Focusing on the challenges and triumphs that have led each guest to their current position, the series provides a more personalized guide to navigating today’s working world.

Join Assistant Director for Graduate Career Services Kelly Deily and special guests as they explore what makes a successful career.

From Account Executive to President: Proof that Having Grit and a Positive Attitude Pays Off

Episode 7

Kelly Deily talks with DJ Paoni, President of SAP North America, about what inspired him throughout his career and why getting outside of your comfort zone is crucial for success.


Finding the Entrepreneur in All of Us

Episode 6

Kelly Deily talks with Dean Donna De Carolis, founding Dean of the Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship about why there is an entrepreneur in all of us.


Awkward Networking Stories and Tips for Boosting your Confidence

Episode 5

Kelly Deily talks with Sean Hand, Account Relationship Director at KPMG and Host of the Awkward Networker podcast, about awkward networking experiences and tips to boost your confidence.


Real-Estate and Analytics: One Woman’s Journey of Becoming an Entrepreneur

Episode 4

Kelly Deily talks with Stacey Mosley, founder and chief executive officer of StepWise Analytics, about real-estate analytics and her journey in becoming an entrepreneur.

Music by Ikson


Strategies for Distinction and the Value of Being a Great Communicator

Episode 3

Kelly Deily talks with Matt Cabrey, executive director of Select Greater Philadelphia and host of the Growing Greater Philadelphia podcast.


The Future of Business Analytics

Episode 2

Kelly Deily talks with Patrick Callahan, Founder of CompassRed and Drexel Alum, about failure, the future of analytics, and internship opportunities with his company.


A conversation with SAP Consultant Rich Blumberg

Episode 1

Kelly Deily talks with Rich Blumberg, consultant with SAP, Drexel alum, and president of World Sales Solutions, about the importance of networking, the importance of being prepared for an interview, and the good that resulted from a layoff. Music by Ikson.