Unexpected Path / by Zack McDowell

A career path isn’t always linear. In August 2017, we had the pleasure of sitting down with four Capital One employees that shared the winding road of decisions that led them to their current position with the company. In partnership with The Muse, an online career source, this project became a source of pride as we too connected with these bold stories. It was a beautiful day on location as we explored Capital One’s gorgeous Richmond campus and affirmed these tremendous stories of risk. From an architect  and soldier to a religious studies major and baseball player, they all took the unexpected path, and in the end, it made all the difference. What a powerful reminder that changing direction can be anxiety-inducing but oh the places you’ll go…