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Brash Jobs: Google’s 5 Traits For Success

Hey Friends! In the information world, we’re often told that reference and providing information is happening less and less in the library because of Google. True, finding things is easier than ever, but as author Neil Gaiman said, “Google can bring … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: What Library School DOESN’T Teach You (Part 4)

Hey Friends! This week, it’s another fun episode of things you don’t learn in library school! How to become a master of resumes. So you need a resume? Yeah. What do you want to put on it? I don’t know. My current favorite? … Continue reading

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Happy Labor Day And Other Happy Things!

Hey Friends! Sorry I didn’t get around to posting last week – it’s been real busy here, but it’s all been the good kind of busy! Let’s catch you up on some of the Brash Life… First off, Labor Day! Nothing … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: How to Succeed in The Job Market

Hey Friends! This edition of Brash Jobs is brought to you by some friends who make for a good story. As a member of the Florida Library Association (FLA) and a member of the FLA Facebook group, I often read … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Programs

Hey Friends! Today, I’m going to talk a little about the everyday stuff inside the library…I’m hoping to give non-librarians a glimpse into what we consider the norm. For those of you who don’t know, libraries decide on a theme is … Continue reading

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Upcoming News and Events

Hey Friends! Whew! It’s been a long week or two, I hope everyone is surviving the summer heat out there! Not a super-heavy post this week, I just wanted to keep everyone in the loop of some upcoming news and … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: Interview Q&A Practice (Part 3)

Hey Friends! For those of you on the mailing list, my system went super crazy and sent out an earlier, unfinished draft of this week’s post the other day. Disregard that one!  Brash Jobs is back this week with the next … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: Liability and Policy

Hey Friends! Recently, I had an interaction with a patron that I’d to share. To me, it’s a great example of policies, procedures and liability – the pragmatic side of any business. I know many of you out there have … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: Researching for the Interview (Part 2)

Hey, Friends! This week brings the next part in the Brash Jobs series where I offer tips and tricks for getting into the job industry. In part one of my job hunting posts, I talked about getting yourself prepared and … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: Preparing for the Job Hunt and Interview (Part 1)

Hey, job seekers! As my Brash Jobs series has started to grow, I’ve gotten some interview questions over the last few weeks from people who are nervous about the interview process. Maybe you’re new to the library field and not sure … Continue reading

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