Let’s face it: finding a job can be a job in itself! With all of the job board websites out there, it can be difficult to find what is actually relevant to you.
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Today’s wisdom comes from Kim Dority, information professional extraordinaire.
We’re almost to the end! Some of you are probably already done for the semester, while others still have a few days, so I thought this might be a good time for some alumni wisdom. You know, wise words to help us de-stress (that’s a real coping mechanism, right?).
Remember that alumni survey I referred to last week? You probably won’t be surprised that your colleagues had plenty more to say!
If you are not brand new to the iSchool, you may remember SpartaJobs, SJSU’s job database. SpartaJobs is dead; long live Handshake!
In June, I attended my very first ALA Annual Conference in Chicago, IL. My overall impression was just that it was huge, but I had pockets of personal interactions that were really rewarding.
Did you know the iSchool maintains an Internship Database? It does! There are virtual and on-site positions, as well as both paid and unpaid internships.
This week I’ve been reading Drop the Ball: Achieving More by Doing Less by Tiffany Dufu. I think all of you can guess why the title appealed! This period in my life is filled with school and jobs and family.
Has Presidents Day gotten you thinking about presidential libraries? Maybe you saw the news flying around Twitter last week that Barack and Michelle Obama wanted to hire an intern?
On Tuesday, February 7, at 6pm Pacific, current students, alums, and faculty will speak on a panel about publishing opportunities for students through the iSchool and beyond.