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Jeff Goins ’05

Jeff GoinsMajored in religion and Spanish
Writer, blogger, book author, speaker, and writing coach
A simple search for Jeff Goins on the internet provides an endless stream of his professional activities. Jeff is the author of two books, “Wrecked: When a Broken World Slams into Your Comfortable Life” (2012, Moody Publishers) and “The In-Between: Embracing the Tension Between Now and the Next Big Thing” (2013, Moody Publishers).

“My time at IC helped me understand the importance of how a diversity of experiences can serve as a competitive advantage in the marketplace. It also helped me appreciate the well-rounded education I received at IC.”

Speaking about opportunities at Illinois College that have directly benefited his career, Jeff said, “I worked at the writing center at IC as a writing tutor, and now this is what I do for a living. That's not a coincidence.”

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