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Putting the T in sociology

Buerger, Mira (2015) Putting the T in sociology. Researching Sociology (07 Jul 2015). Website.

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This first in a series of blogs posts on the theme of Why Sociology? is from Mira Buerger, an MSc student in the Department of Sociology at LSE. I study sociology. And I did and will work in the business world. For many people this sounds like an oxymoron. But sociology provides me what is so often demanded by today’s recruiters: T shaped expertise. Both IBM and Ideo’s CEO Tim Brown called for the T-shaped employees already back in 2010.

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Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s)
Divisions: Sociology
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Date Deposited: 27 Jun 2017 07:41
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 20:14

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