Archive for the ‘Careers’ Category

Career Development Group (London and South East) AGM and networking event

May 23, 2007

Speed networking event worked extrememly well, met a number of people from different sectors. Interesting conversations about how easy it is to move sector.


CV Update and first contact with mentor

June 4, 2006

Updated my CV paying attention to some of the tips that were raised at the panel discussion after the CILIP in London AGM. Also looked at Infomatch’s advice on CV writing at  (more…)

CILIP in London AGM, panel discussion “Working in London: Starting out and moving on”

May 24, 2006

The AGM was followed by a panel discussion on the LIS job market within London and particularly the attributes that employers are seeking on a good CV/application and at interview.

CILIP in London Talk Ben Chan, Ministry of Defence . Getting noticed: from shelver to Update profile. Making the most of networking and opportunities

April 12, 2006

Talk by Ben Chan who has recently been profiled in Update, focussing on raising your profile and that of your service.

Began first professional post

March 1, 2005

After a few months temping in the role I have been appointed, in my first professional post, as Assistant Librarian.