Hit The Books: 5 Fascinating Jobs You Can Get With A Masters Degree In Library Science

Career Alley

A masters degree in Library Science can equip you for a number of exciting career opportunities that go far beyond a librarian's desk. Discover Career Opportunities Library Science Careers

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From Libraries to Research

Career Shifters

“It was difficult not to feel attached to the identity that I'd carried for 15 years.”. Verity knew it was time for a new challenge: something that would both stretch her and offer the flexibility she needed.

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5+ Best Library Assistant Interview Questions & Answers

Algrim.co

We’ve compiled the absolute best library assistant interview questions and answers. The general role of a library assistant is to help in the overall operations of a library along with the director or lead librarian. The tasks required on a daily basis inside of a library can be quite daunting, especially in larger public libraries with thousands of books t

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What Are the Top 7 Python Libraries popular in the Fintech Sector?

Imarticus Learning

Python is the most popular language when it comes to choices for a framework or computing language because of its sheer simplicity, availability of a large number of open-sourced libraries, and ease of going-to-market for startups and seasoned companies alike.

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9 Ways to Use Your Public Library on Your Job Search

Career Realism

As the Internet age continues to flourish, the public library increasingly seems to be one of the most overlooked and underutilized vehicles for job seeking. Here are nine great ways in which your public library can enhance your job search. Job search public library image from Bigstock.

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Libraries: A Job Stalker's Best Friend

Job Stalker

So although you may miss Brendan’s pithy introductions, now I can actually post my weekly entry directly… and I can even do it from the convenience of my local library. After months of work, Brendan has finally enabled me to post directly to this very blog! We’ve all read about possible impending budget cuts (and some. Read more »

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Top 5 Ways to Use Your Public Library as a Career Exploration Tool

Career Key

I use my library card a lot and enjoy Seattle Public Library's (SPL) new, Koolhaas-designed downtown Central branch pictured at left. Do you have other suggestions for using your library to explore careers?

2008 130

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

Inspiration and Encouragement Monthly Newsletter Library Thought for the Week“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.”. – Stephen Covey.

2020 130

“If You Sign Something At Work, SAVE A COPY” – A Critical Workplace Negotiating Insight

Sklover Working Wisdom

Agreements and Contracts General Monthly Newsletter Library Negotiation Pointers Process Insights Recent PostsWorkplace Negotiating Insight No. 9: “If You Sign Something At Work, SAVE A COPY.” A Critical Workplace Negotiating Insight. Bob” worked for his employer for 9 years.

2020 130

Time on Your Hands? – Get Valued Credentials Online

Sklover Working Wisdom

How to Keep Inspiration and Encouragement Job Security Monthly Newsletter Library Raise Raises and Promotions Recent PostsTo Our Readers: At this difficult time, we are not focusing all of our energies on the great difficulties presented to us by the coronavirus.

2020 130

“Waterfall Distribution” – What’s That? The Private Equity Pitch to Employees

Sklover Working Wisdom

Agreements and Contracts Key Words & Phrases Monthly Newsletter Library Private Equity Employment Unique Situations Recent PostsA Note to Our Readers: At the time we are posting this Newsletter, the world is encountering the multiple tragedies of the coronavirus experience.

2020 130

“To Persuade, First Agree” – A Critical Negotiating Insight

Sklover Working Wisdom

Monthly Newsletter Library Negotiation Pointers Process InsightsWorkplace Negotiating Insight No. 8: “To Persuade, First Agree” A Critical Negotiating Insight.

2019 130

“Side Letter” – Use to Amend “Standard” or “Existing” Agreements

Sklover Working Wisdom

Agreements and Contracts Contract Clauses General Job Offers and Offer Letters Monthly Newsletter Library Offer/"Welcome" Aboard Letters Suggested Clauses and Provisions Recent Posts“If you can’t change your mind, then you’re not using it.”. – Bashar Kushandwizdom.

2020 130

Celebrating the Women Who Made an Impact on London’s Culture

Ms. Career Girl

Through her association with The Women’s Library, she has planned a series of tours throughout the city that highlight amazing women who have shaped society and strived for society. News Real Career Girls Self famous women of London International Women's Day Rachel Kolsky The Women’s Library

2018 184

Did You Know That. Employer-Paid Moving Expenses are Now Taxed as Employee Income?

Sklover Working Wisdom

Benefits, Pensions and Perq's Did You Know Miscellaneous Compensation Miscellaneous Perq's Monthly Newsletter Library Raise, Bonus, Compensation RelocationYes, the 2018 “Tax Reform” law in the U.S.

2019 130

Make a “Go File”. Pleeeeeze

Sklover Working Wisdom

Agreements and Contracts Fired, Downsized or Laid Off General Monthly Newsletter Library Negotiation Pointers Process Insights What to Do BeforeWorkplace Negotiating Insight No. 16: Make a “Go File”. Pleeeeeze.

2018 151

Do You Know. that Stalking, including STALKING AT WORK, is now a CRIME in most States?

Sklover Working Wisdom

By Your Colleagues Did You Know Discrimination, Harassment & Hostility Filing a Claim Involuntary Resignation Misconduct and Bad Behavior Monthly Newsletter Library When is Involuntary Resignation appropriate? It’s not just a violation of company policies, but is even punishable by IMPRISONMENT. That is something that most employees don’t know, and even something that even most lawyers don’t know, either. What is stalking?

2019 100

Don’t be too Rational. It’s not Logical.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Avoiding Disputes Disputes and Resolving Them Monthly Newsletter Library Negotiation Pointers Process Insights Resolving Disputes with Present EmployersWorkplace Negotiating Insight No. 17: Don’t be too Rational. It’s not Logical. Observe and Learn: It happens quite often.

2018 141

Paid by Net Sales, Net Profits, Net Revenues? – Always Ask, “Net of WHAT?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Collecting Money You Are Owed Commissions Job Offers and Offer Letters Monthly Newsletter Library Offer/"Welcome" Aboard Letters Overtime, Commissions and Unpaid Wages Recent Posts“The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons.”. – Ralph Waldo Emerson.

2019 130

Expense Reports Are Ending Careers Like Never Before

Sklover Working Wisdom

Miscellaneous Misconduct and Bad Behavior Monthly Newsletter Library Severance Packages Yours (or Allegedly Yours — Danger Ahead: Expense Reports Are Ending Careers Like Never Before —.

2018 130

Expense Reports Are Ending Careers Like Never Before

Sklover Working Wisdom

Miscellaneous Misconduct and Bad Behavior Monthly Newsletter Library Severance Packages Yours (or Allegedly Yours — Danger Ahead: Expense Reports Are Ending Careers Like Never Before —.

2018 130

RSU’s: Restricted Stock Units – 8 Essential Insights

Sklover Working Wisdom

Acquiring Job Offers and Offer Letters Monthly Newsletter Library Offer/"Welcome" Aboard Letters Private Equity Employment Stock, Stock Options, "Equity" Recent Posts“The large print giveth and the small print taketh away.”. – Tom Waits.

2019 130

Did You Hear? It Seems More Employees are Quitting Their Jobs

Sklover Working Wisdom

General Monthly Newsletter Library Resigning from Your JobAccording to Government Statistics, More Employees are Quitting Their Jobs Than Have Done so for Decades.

2018 130

Workplace Negotiating Insight No. 10: No Road Signs

Sklover Working Wisdom

Agreements and Contracts Disputes and Resolving Them General Monthly Newsletter Library Negotiation Pointers Process Insights Resolving Disputes with Present EmployersAgreements without Page Numbers, Section Headings, or Paragraph Letters are Trying to Hide Things from You.

2017 158

10 CV Mistakes That Put Employers Off Your Candidate

The Undercover Recruiter

Recruiting 10 Tips candidate client cv-library CVs Recruiter Social MediaIf your candidate is applying for new opportunities, you need to see off their competition and show that they are the best person for the job. This starts with their CV.

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Your Personal Brand at Work – Ten “Brand Boosting” Expressions

Sklover Working Wisdom

How to Get Job Security Monthly Newsletter Library Recent Posts“If you are not a brand, you are a commodity.”. – Philip Kotler. ACTUAL CASE HISTORY : I’ve always been comfortable with – actually, I’ve always enjoyed – both the concept and the process of branding myself. It just seems to make sense to me, and I’ve found it to be a fun challenge, too.

2019 100

A Negotiating Story – “Monticello”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Locating Leverage Monthly Newsletter Library Negotiation PointersThe True Story: Thomas Jefferson’s home, located outside Charlottesville, Virginia, is named “Monticello.” It includes a sprawling plantation house and outbuildings that are preserved as a museum and popular tourist attraction.

2015 176

Job Security Secret: Don’t elevate a problem without also suggesting a well-considered solution (or two).

Sklover Working Wisdom

Job Security Monthly Newsletter Library Other ThoughtsSecret of Job Security #4: It’s just undeniable. It makes common sense. Studies have confirmed it.

2017 130

Beware of “Likely Successor Risk”

Sklover Working Wisdom

How to Keep Job Offers Job Offers and Offer Letters Job Security Monthly Newsletter Library— Danger Ahead: Beware the Danger of “Likely Successor Risk” —. In new employment, all employees face the risk of being a “new kid on the block.”

2017 130

“Lawyer on Contingency Fee?” – Who “Swallows” the Expenses?

Sklover Working Wisdom

Attorneys and Recruiters Choosing an Attorney Disputes and Resolving Them Monthly Newsletter Library Resolving Disputes with Former Employers“Be careful who you trust – The devil was once an angel”. – Unknown. ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : Wendy hired an attorney to represent her in a lawsuit against a former employer.

Two (or More) Job Opportunities? ? 18 Elements of Comparison ? [Part 2 of 2]

Sklover Working Wisdom

General/Miscellaneous Interviews, Job Offers and Promotions Job Offers Job Offers and Offer Letters Monthly Newsletter Library Negotiation Pointers Personal Insights“It’s not hard to make decisions. when you know what your values are.”. – Roy E. Disney.

2018 130

Two (or More) Job Opportunities? – 18 Elements of Comparison – [Part 1 of 2]

Sklover Working Wisdom

General/Miscellaneous Interviews, Job Offers and Promotions Job Offers Job Offers and Offer Letters Monthly Newsletter Library Negotiation Pointers Personal Insights“It’s not hard to make decisions. when you know what your values are.”. – Roy E. Disney.

2018 130

Request a “Mental Health Day”? Do Not Use that Phrase

Sklover Working Wisdom

Benefits, Pensions and Perq's Miscellaneous Perq's Misconduct and Bad Behavior Monthly Newsletter Library Yours (or Allegedly Yours “The frequent attempt to conceal mental pain increases the burden: It is easier to say “My tooth is aching” than to say “My heart is broken.”. – C. Lewis. ACTUAL CASE HISTORY : Last month an article entitled “How to Ask for a Mental Health Day” appeared in the Wall Street Journal, written by “Work & Life” columnist Sue Shellenbarger.

2019 109

About Our Working Beliefs

Sklover Working Wisdom

Inspiration, Encouragement, Motivation Monthly Newsletter Library Uncategorized No employee is entitled to a job. No employer is entitled to a slave. Employees owe a duty of loyalty to their employers. Employers owe a duty of fairness to their employees.

2013 163

The Future of Work – Wherever You’re Headed, Get on Board “The Digital Express”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Monthly Newsletter Library

2016 130

“#MeToo is Now #YouToo, Too” – Dignity for one requires dignity for all

Sklover Working Wisdom

Discrimination, Harassment & Hostility Harassment Misconduct and Bad Behavior Monthly Newsletter Library Reporting or Complaining About“Gender equality is a human fight, not a female fight.”. – Freida Pinto. ACTUAL CASE HISTORY : Gerald, a sales team supervisor, regularly made jokes about sex in team meetings, was known to often touch female team members “by accident,” and held private meetings with female sales team members in his office, with the door closed.

2019 100

“Umbrella Negotiating” – Best Response to Private Equity “Hurricane Tactics”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Agreements and Contracts Job Offers Job Offers and Offer Letters Monthly Newsletter Library Negotiation Negotiation Pointers Private Equity Employment Process Insights“I am no longer afraid of the storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.”. – Louisa May Alcott. ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : Kalisha, 44, had worked for six years as the Financial Controller of a St. Louis-based, family-owned lighting distributor.

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Giving and Receiving Gifts at Work -Ten Practical Precautions

Sklover Working Wisdom

Avoiding Disputes Disputes and Resolving Them How to Lose Job Security Misconduct and Bad Behavior Monthly Newsletter Library Yours (or Allegedly Yours “The road to hell is paved with good intentions.”. – Proverb. ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : Each year, without fail, I get five to ten emails from employees who have either (a) given a gift at work and gotten into trouble for doing so, or (b) received a gift at work that is either causing discomfort or a problem.

2018 100

Recommended Resources.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Benefits, Pensions and Perq''s Monthly Newsletter Library Pensions and Retirement Recommended Resources Five Helpful Social Security Sites.

Retention Agreement Contain a Release? If So, It Just Might Be Your Severance

Sklover Working Wisdom

Agreements and Contracts Monthly Newsletter Library Retention Bonuses & Agreements Unique Situations“Don’t tell me of deception. A lie is a lie, whether to the ear or to the eye.”. – Samuel Johnson.

2017 126

Have a ‘Pre-Existing Creation?’ Protect it in Interviews and Job Offers

Sklover Working Wisdom

Interviews Interviews, Job Offers and Promotions Job Offers Job Offers and Offer Letters Monthly Newsletter Library Ownership of Creative Works“Create with the heart; build with the mind.”. – Criss Jami. ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : Adelisa, 38, had a rock-solid resume as an Analytics Design Specialist, having been employed by a list of impressive hedge fund employers.

2018 100

Garden Leave. Is Negotiable

Sklover Working Wisdom

After Resigning Common Clauses and Provisions Contract Clauses Garden Leave Monthly Newsletter Library Non-Compete's and Confidentiality Resigning from Your Job“Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.”. – Albert Einstein.

2018 109

Being Bully-Boss’ed? – The 57 Signs. Is It Happening to You?

Sklover Working Wisdom

Hostility/Bullying in General Involuntary Resignation Monthly Newsletter Library The Bully Boss The Bully Boss and Hostility When is Involuntary Resignation appropriate “I find in most circumstances people leave bosses, not companies.”. – John Rampton. ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : Over the past two years, Nike has terminated five senior executives for being bully bosses – four men and one woman. One of those terminated had been identified as the probable next CEO.

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