Please mark your calendar for this Member-Initiated Event on interview techniques and professional networking!
More Prep, Less Panic: Mock Interviews with Real Professionals!
Join the Los Angeles Archivists Collective and LA as Subject for More Prep, Less Panic, a speed mock interviewing and networking event on Wednesday, June 10th from 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM at the Friends of the USC Libraries Lecture Hall (DML 240).
Open to archives students, new professionals looking for a job, or for anyone interested in practicing their interviewing skills. Similar to speed dating, More Prep, Less Panic will provide an opportunity to practice interviewing techniques with experienced professionals in an informal, no-pressure learning environment. The event will also include networking opportunities and light refreshments will be provided.
Participants will interview and rotate with a professional every five minutes, receiving valuable feedback on how to present oneself in a face-to-face interview.
Please wear professional attire and bring plenty of copies of your resume!
Professionals participating in the event
Jackie Dooley, OCLC Program Officer (former SAA president)
Megan Fraser, UCLA, Head of Processing Projects/Co-Head of Collection Management
Mahnaz Ghaznavi, UCLA Faculty
Ellen Jarosz, CSUN, Head of Special Collections (current SCA president)
...and more to be announced!
Date: Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 | 6pm-8pm
Location: Friends of the USC Libraries Lecture Hall (DML 240)
Doheny Memorial Library, USC
Parking: USC Parking Structure X (PSX), Gate 3, off McCarthy Way and Figueroa
This event will be capped at 25 participants, so please RSVP here: http://bit.ly/1RQgDJs
For questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org