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American Alliance of Museums

The Alliance provides resources and job search capabilities to develop your career.

Plan B: What to Do When your Museum Job is Terminated

American Alliance of Museums

The Alliance provides a handout from its 2013 annual meeting, which provides techniques for finding a new position. The resource offers strategies for coping with job loss, networking, finding interim contract and consulting work, dealing with news of a layoff and negotiating the exit.

Career Guidance and Resources

The Muse

The Muse is a useful resource for career planning and advancement. Get the help you need, when you need it.

Using a SWOT Analysis as a Career-Planning Tool

Live Career

Live Career provides an article on applying SWOT technique to personal career planning.

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