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(Revised from original 1988 version)
Traces the evolution of Alex Dean's internal and external careers, exploring his psychological and emotional development, as well as seemingly dramatic shifts in career direction from research scientist to venture capitalist. Designed to encourage students to reflect on the evolution of their own internal and external careers.
Keywords: Personal Development and Career;
Jobs and Positions;
Research and Development;
Zuboff, Shoshana, Dave DeLong, and Kathleen Scharf. "Alex Dean." Harvard Business School Case 489-039, July 2000. (Revised from original September 1988 version.)