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This Week at SI-CDO - Monday, October 25, 2010

In this Edition:
Employers @SI
Mock Interviews @SI
Did You Know?
Workshops/Programs
Walk-in Hours for the Week

Employers @SI
Abbott Labs: Information Session & Informational Interviews
Wednesday, October 27

Information Session
Noon-1:30 p.m.
3100 North Quad (Ehrlicher Room) - Lunch provided

Informational Interviews
1:15-4:30 p.m. (30 minute interviews)
3360 North Quad

Are you a full-time student interested in a Records Management Internship with Abbott Laboratories?

If so, please join us Wednesday, October 27, 2010 in the Ehrlicher Room (3100 NQ) at Noon for an informative presentation. Lunch will be provided and interviews for candidates interested in a summer internship with Abbott Corporate Records will begin at 1:15 p.m.

Abbott Corporate Records offers summer interns opportunities to work in a variety of areas, such as: Records Policy and Procedure, Information Analysis and Retrieval and eRecords Management. The facility is located near Abbott’s global headquarters just north of Chicago, with easy access to expressways, railways and airports.

Abbott is a global, broad-based health care company with products that span the continuum of care, from nutritional products and laboratory diagnostics to medical devices and pharmaceutical therapies. For more information about Abbott, visit www.abbott.com.

Mock Interviews @SI
UM Art, Architecture & Engineering Library
Science Librarian (4 Slots Available)
Friday, October 29
Schedule closes Wednesday, October 27 at 11:59 p.m.

Ithaka
User Experience Specialist (Schedule Full)
Friday, October 29
Schedule closes Wednesday, October 27 at 11:59 p.m.

Did You Know?
SI CDO has a blog that features a wide array of job search tips and resources. Check out our recent postings on How to Use LinkedIn and Tips on the Federal Internship Search. http://mblog.lib.umich.edu/

Workshops/Programs
A Day in the Life of an... Interaction Designer (sponsored by SOCHI)
Monday, October 25
7-9 p.m.
3100 North Quad (Ehrlicher Room)

Current and past Interaction Designers will come to SI to talk about their daily responsibilities and the nuances of their field and their working environment. Please bring questions!

Careers in Electronic Publishing Webinar w/ Proquest
Thursday, October 28
3-4 p.m.
4446 North Quad

ProQuest employs more than 100 individuals with library degrees. These employees work in a variety of positions throughout the company and around the world. Join us for an hour-long webinar to learn more about some of their alternative careers in librarianship, the products these information science professionals help make possible, and the steps you can take to better position yourself to enter the job market, no matter what type of library work appeals to you! Ideal for current library or information science students.

Career Talk w/ ALA IT Policy Office (Information
Policy Careers in Washington)

Friday, October 29
Noon-1 p.m.
3100 North Quad (Ehrlicher Room)

Speaker: Alan S. Inouye, Ph.D.
Director, Office for Information Technology Policy, American Library Association, Washington

What information policy jobs are available in Washington? Who are the employers? This session will provide an overview of the diverse array of employers of information policy professionals. What are the characteristics that make them different? What are the implications of these characteristics for jobs and employees? What are some of the trends affecting current employment prospects? These topics will be addressed in a brief presentation with plenty of time for your questions.

Lunch will be provided, so please RSVP on iTrack so that we have enough for everyone.

Walk-in Hours for the Week
Emily Bowman Appointment/Walk-In Hours
Wednesday, October 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. - 3360 NQ
Thursday, October 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. - 3360 NQ

If you have general career development questions, need assistance with your part-time job search, or would like your resume reviewed, you can make an appointment with Emily Bowman by emailing her at embow@umich.edu. Students who schedule appointments will be given first priority but walk-ins are welcome.

Walk-in appointments are meant to answer your quick 10-minutes or less questions. If you need a longer counseling session, please make an appointment by emailing si.careers@umich.edu.

Posted by shamille at October 25, 2010 09:38 AM

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