New year, fresh start. Perhaps you’ve just graduated? Looking for your first library job? Due to take the next step in your career? Or new to the profession? Time to get out that resume…… and take this fabulous opportunity for advice and feedback on your resume from an experienced library and information professional.

Right now, it’s ‘go for launch’ for the new year. Kelly Johnson and I, your ALIA New Graduates Group for Queensland, are so keen to get this year rockin’ for new graduates and students, we’re kicking it off with a Resume Reviews event. So we can make the event more accessible and convenient, TWO Resume Reviews sessions will be run at the same time – one on the Gold Coast and one in Brisbane.

Where: Brisbane – State Library Cafe, Southbank. Gold Coast – TBA.
When: Saturday, 18th February from 10am.
Cost: ALIA members – $5.00, non-ALIA members $7.00

 Here’s what you do: –

  1. Submit your RSVP with your location preference and resume to me via email ( by Saturday, 11th February.
  2. Receive your appointment time.
  3. Meet with your reviewer at your appointed time and receive valuable feedback and advice!
  4. Apply feedback and have more confidence in your resume.

Appointments will run for approximately 20 minutes each.

Last year’s Resume Reviews event was such a success, it was fantastic to see an exchange of enthusiasm between reviewers and participants.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me –


Alisa Howlett
ALIA New Graduates Group QLD
Co ordinator


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