I attended Library 2.0 earlier this week, and while the title of this post implies that I’ll be talking about cool new makerspace ideas, I’m not. It was incredibly interesting to view sessions through my Career-Blog-colored-glasses because it was like watching LIS skills in action.
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On Thursday, October 5 at 5:30pm PDT, SJSU Career Center liaison extraordinaire, Jill Klees, will hold her monthly workshop via Collaborate. Her presentation – “Update Your Resume” – is timely for you if you are:
If you are not brand new to the iSchool, you may remember SpartaJobs, SJSU’s job database. SpartaJobs is dead; long live Handshake!
Whether you are a new iSchool student or tackling your eportfolio, Jill Klees wants you to know what tools are available to you as you navigate the LIS world.
You may or may not have considered using Facebook in your job search. But now that Facebook officially has a job search feature, it’s worth at least thinking about taking advantage.
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?).
To those of you graduating at the end of the semester, congratulations! That’s awesome, a huge accomplishment, and you should be very proud of yourselves. I imagine it’s all a wee bit terrifying. Or a lot terrifying.
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.
Part of the amazing portfolio of career development resources available to us at the iSchool is something called Big Interview. San José State University provides it, free of charge, to all Spartans (that’s us, btw), and it’s pretty incredible.