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BiblioTemps Presents: Evaluating New Position/Employers

BiblioTemps Presents: Evaluating New Position/Employers

When performing a job search, we tend to look at job postings and quickly decide whether or not to apply. Job seekers should look at more than a job description in order to find the best fit for them.

This webinar will inform attendees about the importance of analyzing the details of a job posting, the position, and the employer. Job seekers will learn the steps to two parts, the first will be evaluating possible positions and the second will be evaluating potential employers. These two parts influence each other, but should be considered separately as one can negate the other.


Lisa Hussey is an associate professor at the School of Library and Information Science at Simmons University where she teaches a wide range of courses, including Management, Information Services, International and Comparative LIS, Readers’ Advisory, and Information Ethics. Her research interests include diversity in LIS, professional identity, and mentoring. She received a Ph.D. in Library Science from the University of Missouri; a Masters’ of Art in Information Resources and Library Science from the University of Arizona; and a Bachelor’s of Art in History from the University of Miami. Her experience in libraries includes school libraries, academic libraries, and a short time as a prison librarian. Prior to entering LIS, Dr. Hussey worked in retail management. When not teaching, she enjoys running, spending time with her husband Ian and her dog Moochie, and a range of crafts, including both quilting and knitting. She can be reached at lisa.hussey2@simmons.edu.



Monday, May 10, 2021
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
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