Perseverance Pays Off

I am always fascinated by how life can move at such unexpected speeds. The week after my birthday was a bit of a whirlwind. I had a job interview for a collections assistant position, was offered the job and then went on vacation for a week. It has taken me almost a year since we…

Looking Outside The Field

Sometimes, as a museum professional, when the going gets tough, the tough gets going… You have to be adaptable. And by adaptable, I mean you have to be flexible when hunting for a job. Earlier this week I received an email inviting me to interview for an Administrative Assistant position I had applied to the…

The Struggle Is Real

As I have mentioned before, breaking into the museum field has its challenges. Now add being a mom, a military spouse who frequently moves around the country or even overseas, and being out of the work force for three years. Landing a job has been almost impossible this last year. It isn’t for a lack…