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Building your Network: Museum #Hashtags

Twitter is an invaluable resource, job hunting and professional development tool. I enjoy following industry leaders, finding new articles to read and participating in twitter events such as #museumweek.

To that end, with the help of some museum friends, I have complied a list of museums hashtags I enjoy following. Maybe these will help you to find some new conversation to join as well?

7 days, 7 hashtags – Museumweek

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Workshop: Developing your Career

Many find it difficult to know what they want to do with their career. Drifting from job to job developing skills as they come. I’ve always known it is handy to have a plan, but how do you know if your plan aligns to industry expectations?

Last week I attended a Career Workshop hosted by Museums Australia. I learned a bit about my work style and strengths through the team management profile tool. Plus many tips for developing an action plan, application writing, networking and interviews in relation to Museums and the GLAM sector in general.

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Building your Network: Library #Hashtags

I’ve learned lots using Twitter as a professional development tool for my career. However, I have noticed my use of Twitter¬†has dropped lately. So I thought I’d write down all the hashtags I follow in an attempt to achieve some sort of order. ¬†In this blog post I’ve included the ways I use twitter and hashtags I have found most useful over the years, either for a pick-me-up or learning something new… so here goes.

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