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The Chronicle of Higher Education
recently published a series of articles about the ways in which doctoral programs are rethinking curricula to better prepare graduates for careers beyond the academy. Check out Opening Doors for the Ph.D. for more on the efforts of Dr. Stephen Aron at UCLA to bridge the gap between academic training and the requirements of the job market.

The American Historical Association recently published an article debunking five myths about career diversity in its newsmagazine, Perspectives on History. Although it's geared towards historians, the issues discussed apply across the humanities.