Developing your careerwhen
Interning Example 1: School Librarianship. The end result of weeks of searching.
Interning Example 2:Cataloguing.A chance to put classroom learning to practice.
Diversity:Two different projects.Now a foot in more than one library camp.
VolunteeringDropping CVs wherever.Establishing yourself......because you never know.
Issues of VolunteeringMoney, or lack of.Location, location, location...
Starting as a New Professional
And all the fun that entails...
Safety in NumbersJoining a professional body, e.g. LAI, CILIP.There are people just like you...Staying keyed in to the big issues.Regular newsletters.
Attending EventsAnd since youre here, good start!
Creating an online presence:LinkedIn.Facebook.Twitter.
Continued EducationSome provided by institutions.IT high level of skill involved.FAS?
Diversity AgainBe an insect succeed!
Let no skill get left behindPrior background.Languages?Transferable Skills.
And finally......thank for you listening!