Kristiana Burk, owner of The Quiet Mind Co., discusses how she uses her library degree and her library skills in her business and in her job as digital product manager.
Diane Foote, Executive Director of the Illinois Library Association, discusses how her library and organization skills come in handy while running a 3000 member association.
Marydee Ojala, Editor-in-Chief at Online Searcher: Information, Discovery, Technology, Strategies, discusses how her library skills have helped her pivot from one job environment to another.
Kathy Mills, Senior Donor Identification Analyst at Wake Forest Baptist Health, discusses how her library experiences compliment her work with data and technology.
Dan Bostrom, Member Engagement Manager at Reaching Across Illinois Library System, discusses his role as a librarian’s librarian.
Marcy Phelps, owner of Marcy Phelps & Associates, discusses how she uses all of her librarian skills to help her clients avoid surprises. You can find out more about her services at http://www.marcyphelps.com.
Alyson Avery, Manager, Catalog CPG Data at Shipt, discusses her library school education and how she uses what she learned in her work in Data.
Jocelyn Sheppard, owner of Appalachian Botanical Company, discusses how useful her library background is in starting and managing her business. Her company is growing lavender on reclaimed coal mine land in Ashford, Boone County, West Virginia. Learn more about her business and purchase her lavender products at appalachianbotanical.com.
Jamillah Gabriel, owner of Call Number, discusses how her library skills add value to her business and what she wants to do when she finishes her PhD. Call Number is the library inspired quarterly book subscription box that celebrates black literature and authors. Subscribe to Call Number at callnumberbox.com and follow Call Number on social media @callnumberbox.
Guests on The Librarian Linkover podcast highlight the array of skills that librarians use in leadership roles in libraries, as well as how they use their library degrees to work in other industries. #hirelibrarians