Category: Work from Home

Your Terms, Your Action Plan

Your Terms, Your Action Plan

Published: April 26, 2021 by Jillian Collins In February 2021, Kim Dority, our iSchool career advisor, gave an amazing presentation about…

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Spotlight on Your Skill Inventory

Spotlight on Your Skill Inventory

Published: April 30, 2021 by Jillian Collins Scott Brown, SJSU instructor, is a name you may remember from my earlier post about…

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It May Feel Weird, But You’ve Got This: How to Ask for Feedback about You

It May Feel Weird, But You’ve Got This: How to Ask for Feedback about You

Published: May 5, 2021 by Jillian Collins The first part of my conversation with iSchool instructor Scott Brown was focused on…

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Not in the Job Description? Sell Solutions to the Hiring Manager!

Not in the Job Description? Sell Solutions to the Hiring Manager!

Published: June 4, 2021 by Jillian Collins If you’re considering information work for organizations other than a school, public, or academic…

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In case you missed it: How to Build Your Professional Network (Without Feeling Weird About It)

In case you missed it: How to Build Your Professional Network (Without Feeling Weird About It)

Published: November 13, 2020 by Jillian Collins Effort makes for a great network. The networking bit is always a bit…

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Your First Job is Step One to Your Career

Your First Job is Step One to Your Career

Published: July 13, 2021 by Jillian Collins Your first job is a huge milestone! As you complete your MLIS program, you’re…

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Professional Visibility = Professional Opportunities

Professional Visibility = Professional Opportunities

Published: August 20, 2021 by Jillian Collins When you’re a student, it’s natural to focus your efforts on your courses, your…

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Direct Your Career by Managing Up

Direct Your Career by Managing Up

Published: September 10, 2021 by Jillian Collins Managing up is the process of learning your boss’s management and communication preferences, and…

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Reassess Your Self-Assessment for 2022

Reassess Your Self-Assessment for 2022

Published: January 3, 2022 by Jillian Collins The career self-assessment is yet another amazing iSchool tool. The self-assessment is a template for…

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Create and Maintain a ‘Living Résumé’ to Make Life Easier

Create and Maintain a ‘Living Résumé’ to Make Life Easier

Published: January 12, 2022 by Jillian Collins The purpose of your résumé is to open a door. Writing a résumé is a…

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