Navigating Careers was a discussion hosted by the LSA, convened by the Special Interest Group: Linguistics Beyond Academia about the “who, what, when, where, why, and how” of work featuring three intrepid linguists! Inspired by the WaLK series on the Career Linguist blog, we used the “work interrogatives” to help illuminate the twists and turns […]
LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional networking platform and has become one of the most important ways to connect with past, current and potential potential colleagues, collaborators, employees, employers, mentors, subject matter experts and clients. Thus, the communication which takes place on LinkedIn is tremendously valuable for all linguists. However, many people misunderstand or underestimate […]
I was delighted to have been interviewed today by linguist Lori Walsh today on South Dakota Public Broadcasting for her wonderful program In the Moment. The conversation with me appears at the very end of this segment. I worked in many of my big ideas: adopting an improvisational mindset (the importance of curiosity) a linguistic […]
I am delighted to report that two of my very favorite internet linguists Lauren Gawne and Gretchen McCulloch have teamed up to launch a podcast called Lingthusiasm. It’s a podcast that’s enthusiastic about linguistics!!! You can listen to it on iTunes, Soundcloud, Google Play Music, YouTube or most other podcast apps via rss. They launched with three episodes: […]
My wish for the world is that everyone organizes a get-together such as the one he describes starting at 12 mins into the video!! 🙂 Sounds like a salon to me!!!