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  • Introduce myselfFormat if the presentationPlug for uncon following immediately afterward
  • Going to go over some basic tech skills you need to know and a few tips I’ve picked up along the way from others
  • Not just for job search, for everything. Lofe revolves are rss at work, at school, etc etcGood thing to keep in mind for all of these technologies… the more you are comfortable with them at home, the more you will use them at work
  • Share with your friends, get recommendations, easy to use if you’re in google suites. cloud
  • Another format for google reader… I like having this, but I really look to the reader for the heavy lifting
  • Bloglines is also very good, but I like google suite, easy to use, less log ins the better
  • I went to a conference at the beginning of last year and twitter was not popular at all. So I took a break and now I’m in love.
  • You can add your 2 cents, reply to other librarians, have a conversation, become friends with others.
  • $46 FOR ALA IF YOU MAKE LESS THAN $25KDON’T BE SHYCCLI, SCIL, diversity in southern California academic libraries, create your own group!
  • I’m obsessed with these cards. Can be a great conversation starter. My friend has her guinea pigs on there.
  • I likefacebook, don’t get me wrong. But it’s my last personal refuge. I have highly customizable privacy settings. I prefer other forms of social networking… but this speaks to the highly individualized nature of all of these tools. Have to draw your own boundaries, and yes, I do suggest setting up boundaries.
  • Really useful. You need to keep track of where you’re applying. Deadlines are important to keep in mind. I like to use Google documents to take the document where ever I go.
  • Your attitude makes a big difference. Be mindful of who you’re talking to… this is a super small profession remember that.
  • I like to help. I have made many jing tutorials to assist my students and friends in the use of these technologies.
  • CLA presentation

    1. 1. Web 2.0 and you<br />free tools to find jobs and stay professional<br />
    2. 2. <ul><li>rss feeds
    3. 3. blogs
    4. 4. twitter
    5. 5. facebook?</li></ul>WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:<br />
    6. 6. RSS (Really Simple Syndication)<br />WHAT: brings updated content to your reader<br />WHY: easiest way to keep abreast of updates<br />now we need a reader…<br />RSS FEEDS: ABSOLUTE MUST<br />
    7. 7. GOOGLE READER &lt;3<br />Features:<br /><ul><li> Social
    8. 8. Organized
    9. 9. Upgrades
    10. 10. Easy integration with Google Apps Suite
    11. 11. Recommends related sites</li></li></ul><li>iGOOGLE<br />
    12. 12. BLOGLINES<br />Features:<br /><ul><li> organize
    13. 13. mobile integration
    14. 14. customizable</li></li></ul><li>JOB WEBSITES<br />START HERE: (100+ job resources for librarians)<br />PROFESSIONAL ORGS:<br />ALA<br />CLA<br />CARL<br />ACRL, etc<br />OTHER LIBRARY SITES:<br /><br /><br />GENERAL JOB SITES:<br /><br /><br /><br />
    15. 15. EXAMPLE:<br />
    16. 16. HOW TO SUBSCRIBE<br />LOOK FOR THIS<br />you will be prompted to choose a reader to send updates <br />or…<br />
    17. 17. enter the URL into your reader<br />
    18. 18. DON’T FORGET LISTSERVS<br />Join the listserv of your professional organization<br />Jobs posted regularly<br />Stay current with trends<br />Conveniently in your inbox<br />Can be hard to manage, create a filter<br />
    19. 19. BLOGS<br />free<br />good ideas<br />anticipate trends<br />inspiration<br />research<br />free<br />develop a library worldview<br />practice writing<br />inspire others!<br />READ LIBRARY RELATED BLOGS<br />START YOUR OWN BLOG<br />SUBSCRIBE TO BLOGS LIKE YOU DO TO THE JOB WEBSITE FEEDS, SAME IDEA<br />
    20. 20. <ul><li> <3
    21. 21. <3
    22. 22.</li></ul>START A BLOG!<br />
    23. 23.<br />
    24. 24.<br />
    25. 25. (Google)<br />
    26. 26. BLOGS IN MY READER<br />
    27. 27. huge spike in popularity lately, everybody’s doing it<br />TWITTER &lt;3<br />
    28. 28. for professional (?) communication and networking<br />TWITTER<br />
    29. 29. <ul><li> take advantage of the student (or unemployed) rates
    30. 30. meet people
    31. 31. participate
    32. 32. think big AND small, more local opportunities</li></ul>CONFERENCES!<br />
    33. 33. or if you didn’t have enough $$ to attend, just follow the tweets!<br />CLA archive:<br />AFTER CONFERENCE, SAVE TWEETS!<br />
    34. 34. MOO CARDS<br />Features:<br /><ul><li>CHEAP!
    35. 35. unique
    36. 36. personalized
    37. 37. personality!</li></li></ul><li>FACEBOOK… meh<br />
    38. 38. track of where you’re applying, where you got the info, electronic or paper app? and other important information<br />STAY ORGANIZED<br />
    39. 39. NON-TECH TIPS<br /><ul><li>start early
    40. 40. apply often
    41. 41. stay positive
    42. 42. use your resources
    43. 43. collaborate (commiserate) with library friends
    44. 44. PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE</li></li></ul><li>Julianyoko|at|<br />@julianyoko<br /><br />CONTACT ME!<br />