Career Camp Reunion(s)

We had so much fun with all of the Spring Career Campers this time around, thought it would be fun to have a reunion where anyone who has participated in Career Camp over the years could pop in, say hi, let us know what they are up to these days and hear what everyone else […]

Career Camp starts March 1st!!

Career Camp is starting soon: A chance to work through Bringing Linguistics to Work in community! Career Camp is designed to help linguists bring language and communication skills to thinking about career. Together, we will find, refine, and practice stories that can be used in the texts and interactions which comprise jobsearching. career camp flyer […]

Story at work(shop)

Fri, March 15, 2019 – 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT Station SL, a coworking community 1455 Hays Street San Leandro, CA 94577   Join us for some invigorating professional development in the form of an interactive and participatory workshop where we will consider story listening, story finding, and story telling as they help you […]

Three women at the foundation of improv

One of my intentions for 2019 is to apply story finding to shine a light on the often invisible work done by women, in this case the origins of improvisational theater. I wrote this post to call attention to the foundational work done by Viola Spolin as a way to announce my latest workshop, but […]

6th annual careers mixer at LSA in NYC in Jan

  For the 6th consecutive year, there will be a number of events at the Linguistic Society of America annual meeting (being held in New York City from Jan 3- 7, 2019) focusing on careers (including a panel, a Mixer, mentoring office hours and more), hosted by the Linguistics Beyond Academia Special Interest Group (LBA […]

BLx2W audiobook giveaway(s)

Congratulations to yesterday’s BLx2W raffle winner from the American Anthropological Association’s Careers Expo! Nancy, I will be in touch today to give you  information about how to access your copy  of Bringing Linguistics to Work. Thanks everyone for participating in all of the wonderful conversations about career yesterday – keep ’em up!! Yesterday’s event reminded […]