Career Camp is starting in Sept

Career Camp is five weeks of focused activities and structured feedback on the stories used in career interactions. Weekly activities focus on bringing a linguistic lens to the stories which comprise the texts and interactions surrounding the job search so that you have a resume that blows their SOQs off, cover letters that speak to […]

job: Trust & Community Manager @ Next Door (San Francisco)

Product Manager, Trust & Community Note “curiosity for sociology, anthropology, and psychology and deep empathy for our community” Careers Nextdoor empowers neighbors to build stronger communities. We bring neighbors, businesses, and other community members closer together across the globe. The team is looking for a Product Manager to lead Community Health who is passionate about […]

Book club on the Mighty

You must be a member of the CL Mighty Network to attend. If you are not already a member, you can join for free – for a month – at any time! (download the CL Mighty Network flyer) Learn more  

young professional researchers – apply for this grant to attend QRCA

The Young Professional Grant (YPG) celebrates the next great generation of young quallies! This program was created in 2014 to help advance young qualitative researchers’ careers via access to networking and educational sessions at the QRCA’s Annual Conference. Since 2014, we have awarded 68 ambitious qualitative researchers that are making a difference in the world […]

job: user experience research – Comcast

2019 User Experience Researcher, Contract   Position:                      User Researcher Comcast Technology, Product & Experience   Location:                     Philadelphia, PA; Comcast Technology Center   Reports to:                  Sr. Manager, User Research     Comcast is looking for an enthusiastic User (UX) Researcher to support our highly respected internal user research practice. This is a fantastic opportunity […]

job: Consultant, Customer Strategy and Experience – CSpace Job description Are you driven to help the biggest brands in the world become more customer-centric? Are you looking for a way to blend your passion for data analysis, research, and innovation? Do you want to hone your skills and experience by tackling cross-functional business challenges within Fortune 500 client organizations? If you answered […]

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 […]