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Whether you're a library lifer or just embarking on your library job search, the Career Center at WLA is here for you! 

Here's the schedule of events for the two days in the Madison Marriott West Exhibit Hall:


Wednesday, November 4th

11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
FREE Professional Headshots with Kelly Doering of Stick People Productions
Sign up at the Career Center beginning on Wednesday, November 4, for a five-minute photo session with one of Madison's premiere photographers. There will be a limited number of drop-in, first-come-first-served slots available between 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. the day of, so don't miss this opportunity to have a professional portrait to add to your website or LinkedIn profile. 

Stick People Productions
121 S. Butler Street, Suite 2
Madison, WI 53703
www.StickPeopleProductions.com 
608.577.6586 
 

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Rèsumè Review Drop-Off
Looking for a first job or applying for a new position and would like a second opinion of your resume? Drop it by the Career Center in the Exhibits Hall and it will be reviewed by a librarian. Come back to the Career Center between 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. to meet up and chat about it.
 

1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Speed Networking
Pamela O'Donnell, UW-Madison College Library; Chloe Prosser, Graduate Student, UW-Madison SLIS 
New to librarianship? New to the conference? Just a people-person? Join us in the Exhibit Hall for this high-energy, high-fun way to meet fellow attendees and forge connections with others who share your passion for libraries. Using a round-robin approach, participants will spend five minutes sharing experiences/insights and leave the session with a dozen contacts and perhaps a buddy (or two). Here's your opportunity to put your business cards/or LinkedIn profile to good use!


4:00  p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Rèsumè Pick-Up and Discussions
Conference attendees who dropped of rèsumès or curricula vitae earlier in the day will meet with their reviewers for one-on-one discussions and receive pointers on using it to make the best impression.


Thursday, November 5th

11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Rèsumè Review Drop-Off
Looking for a first job or applying for a new position and would like a second opinion of your rèsumè? Drop it by the Career Center in the Exhibits Hall and have it reviewed by a librarian. Marked up rèsumès with notes will be emailed back to you.)


1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
FREE Professional Headshots with Kelly Doering of Stick People Productions
If you signed up for a headshot, now's the time to look professional for your website or LinkedIn profile! If you didn't sign up, there may still be a chance after Kelly is through with the early birds.

Stick People Productions
121 S. Butler Street, Suite 2
Madison, WI 53703
www.StickPeopleProductions.com 
608.577.6586