Career Events at the LSA annual meeting

Calling attention to just a couple of the wonderful events taking place at the Linguistics Society of America meeting in New Orleans Jan 2020!!  For more information, check out the LSA Facebook page and Twitter feed, or the Annual Meeting page. Thursday January  2nd – pre conference workshop Careers for Linguists / Linguistics for Career  […]

Networking in Seattle – brought to you by Appen

Generously sponsored by Appen Limited, Seattle-area linguists are invited to mix and mingle in a spirit of generosity, curiosity, and with the understanding that our networks are our greatest professional assets. And there will be snacks! Thursday, Dec 12th 5-7pm RSVP for location detailsLocation information will be sent to attendees on Wednesday, Dec 11th Whether […]

Next Career Camp kicking off in January

For jobseekers, the work at the campfire begins with a focus on story listening, becoming more aware of the stories that are out there surrounding you and what may be learned from them. This might involve seeking out organizations of interest and paying attention to the stories they are telling about themselves to discern what degree […]

Career Events at AAA/CASCA

For anyone attending the American Anthropological Association (AAA) / Canadian Anthropology Society (CASCA) meetings in Vancouver later this month, here’s some career education and exploration activities to note: A panel discussion of “rapid assessment” methods. This roundtable explores critical perspectives on linguistic anthropology methods with the aim of developing a methodological framework for rapid assessment […]

Virtually co-work on the Mighty

Could you use some support working on a long-term project? Come co-work with a community of linguists! It’s all part of the CL Mighty Network! Co-Working sessions are a time to come together to make progress on small (pieces of larger) tasks. We keep the zoom line open and each person quietly works on a […]

Goings-on on the Mighty

(download the CL Mighty Network flyer) Join the CL Mighty Network for free for a month at any time! Want to take a tour? Attend a Mighty Network Open House at noon PST on Wednesday Nov 13th. Upcoming events on the Mighty include: Co-Working sessionsWork with us on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 8am-10am PDT / […]

Being more effective at work

Face-to-face conversations are vital for providing strong leadership, working in teams, and managing workplace conflicts. But navigating critical conversations effectively is a skill that must be learned and developed through practice and experience. Join us on Saturday, September 28th for a fun and interactive workshop at Stanford Continuing Studies https://continuingstudies.stanford.edu/courses/professional-and-personal-development/effective-workplace-conversations-a-skill-building-workshop/20191_WSP-371 In this workshop, we will […]

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 […]