Career Camp reunion – July 18th

With the close of the summer edition of Career Camp, it’s reunion time again!! Welcome anyone who has participated in Career Camp over the years!  Pop in, say hi, let us know what you have been up to these days and come and hear what everyone else is doing! Thursday, July 18th  at 2pm pdt […]

Coming up on the Mighty Network

(download the CL Mighty Network flyer) Join the CL Mighty Network for free for a month at any time! Upcoming events include: Co-Working sessions Work with us on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 8am-10am PDT / 11am – 1pm EDT Biweekly Check-ins Get and give support and accountability for other career linguists navigating their professional lives […]

Book review: Designing Your Life

In their book, Designing Your Life, Bill Burnett and Dave Evans bring “design thinking” to the “wicked problems” of career and life design. Reading the book, I was struck by the parallels between design thinking as defined and explored here and the ways that linguists approach problems, and specifically, how we approach bringing linguistics to […]

Linguist job @ LinkedIn

https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/1328384840/ Engineering Linguist [Contract Position]We are seeking extraordinary talent to work alongside machine learning researchers, software engineers, data experts, and product managers to build out LinkedIn’s Economic Graph — our knowledge bases about economic entities like professions, companies, and skills. This work drives all of the products at LinkedIn so that we can create economic […]

Careers for Linguists Beyond the Academy

Career Linguists in the Bay Area: check out the event hosted by the Linguistics Beyond Academia SIG! A fun and informal night of food & discussion about careers for linguists outside the university. July 8th, 6-8 pm a the Bicycle Museum in Davis. See you there!   https://www.eventbrite.com/e/careers-for-linguists-beyond-the-academy-tickets-64262159850?aff=ebdsorderfblightbox&fbclid=IwAR0npFFWL0db3MMnq9LHRUMrGMFKQUX_IYOjj22t52XhDs137lLp20EIb0k

job: Director of Civic Engagement

https://dosomething.applytojob.com/apply/L539xEEYkF/Director-Of-Civic-Engagement   Director of Civic Engagement Reports to: CMO & Head of Impact Preferred Start Date: July 1, 2019 DoSomething.org is a movement to create the most socially active generation in history. We fight for our members every single day. We care deeply about activating millions of young people around the world to make impact in […]

Career Camp is starting again in June!!

  Career Camp is five weeks of focused activities and structured feedback on the stories used in career interactions. Each week we focus on a different story from the professional self-presentation genres (resume, LinkedIn summary sections, your “about me”spiels etc.). We gather as a group on Fridays at 2pm PDT / 5pm EDT 5/31, 6/7, […]

summer internship oppy in Brooklyn – research

https://angel.co/company/umbrella-16/jobs/553533-user-research-intern?utm_campaign=talent&utm_content=promote_jobs_box-listing&utm_medium=al_tweet&utm_source=twitter&utm_term=umbrella-16 Job Description At Umbrella, we help Members 65+ care for and age in their homes by connecting them with Umbrella Neighbors — handy and skilled folks in their communities. As a user research intern, you’ll help us understand our Members and Umbrella Neighbors and their needs. We’re looking for a summer intern, who will […]

Thinking about Career Camp?

Info session: Friday 5/24, 2pm pdt / 5pm edt sessions take place on zoom here                    questions? Contact Career Linguist sign up for Career Camp What past participants are saying about Career Camp: Thinking in terms of stories was transformative for me. I’m definitely a convert to the notion of seeing the […]