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Saturday, April 6


Building Your Professional Identity

Explore how you, as an emerging museum professional, can navigate the changing workplace, discuss what it means to become a museum professional, and learn how to market yourself to potential employers. This session will examine the necessary skills and experiences that are valued by employers and will investigate the types of jobs that are available in the museum field. Learn the importance of networking and developing a personal brand as well as defining your career path.

Brian Alexander, Visiting Professor, Cooperstown Graduate Program

The Museum Association of New York strengthens the capacity of New York State’s cultural community by supporting professional standards and organizational development. We provide advocacy, training, and networking opportunities so that museums and museum professionals may better serve their missions and communities.

Museum Association of New York is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization. 

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Troy, NY 12180 USA

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