Information Professionals' Career Confidential: Straight Talk and Savvy Tips, 1st Edition

  • Ulla de Stricker
  • Published By: Chandos Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 008100236X
  • ISBN-13: 9780081002360
  • DDC: 020.23
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 118 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

A convenient, browsable, illuminating pocket compendium of insights on topics relevant for information and knowledge professionals at any stage of their career.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
Acknowledgements.
Choosing and Forging an Information Career.
1: What Do People Think of Us? Perceptions of The Information Profession(s) in Society.
2: Who is in Charge of Our Image? Professional Reputation Management.
3: Why Should We Serve? The Value of (Volunteering In) Professional Associations.
If The Work Does Not Find Us . . . We Must Find The Work.
4: Venturing Outside: Broadening: Our Scope of Work.
5: Organizational Operations: The Information Professional's Opportunity to Add Value.
6: Knowledge Culture: A Key Determinant of Career Opportunities for Information Professionals.
7: How is My Organization Doing With Information and Knowledge? The Information Professional's Checklist.
8: Quality in Communications: The Information Professional's Life Long Career Asset.
Postscript.
Additional Reading.
Index.