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ERIC Number: EJ922982
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Sep-1
Pages: 3
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0362-8930
What Every New Media Specialist Needs to Know: These 10 Tips Can Help Your Career Get off to a Great Start
Corbo, Donna; Sample, Candace
School Library Journal, v56 n9 p38-40 Sep 2010
It's not easy being a media specialist, especially if one is new to the profession or one has switched schools and is suddenly the "new kid on the block." This article offers 10 road-tested tips that will help every new media specialist not only survive, but also "thrive": (1) Learn the curriculum; (2) Document! Document! Document! (3) Smile and say, "Yes!"; (4) Stick with positive people; (5) Make "resource" your middle name; (6) Listen to your customers; (7) Lend a helping hand; (8) "Encouragemints"; (9) Turn trash into treasure; and (10) Be Switzerland.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff
Language: English
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