Category: So You Want to Work at a Museum?

  • Informational Interview Etiquette

    Emerging Op-Eds is a community series that shares opinions and tips from our NEMPN members. Have an idea or a topic you’d like to share? Submit your idea here. Informational Interview Etiquette: 7 Steps for Making the Most of the Meeting by Elisha Mantegna Perhaps you’re considering a career change, or you’re completing a degree or […]

  • Networking in a New City

    Being an emerging professional often means moving for your first “real” job. Moving can be nerve-wracking and there are many factors to consider, including how to get connected to those in your field. Museum work, much like other fields, relies heavily on networking. Being able to establish yourself in your new city is crucial for becoming an integral part of the field.

  • Attention Potential Museum Studies Students, Current Students, and Recent (and not so recent) Grads!

    NEMPN has partnered with Museum Masters Review in an effort to determine what Emerging Museum Professionals are truly seeking in their college/university experience. Your submissions are anonymous, so please be as candid as possible. This is the first step in what we hope will be a long overdue discussion on what Museum Studies programs provide […]