MLA ’18 Career Resources
Job Placement Center
Job seekers looking for a new position or employers seeking a great candidate, register with the MLA '18 Job Placement Center. Complete the appropriate form for job applicants for for employers and send to Tomi Gunn by by May 7. Employers are assessed fees; there is no fee for job applicants. Contact Tomi via email or by calling 312.419.9094 x11 with any questions.
Placement Center hours during the meeting:
Saturday, May 19...................9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 20.....................10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Monday, May 21....................10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 22....................9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
The MLA Job Placement Center will be located near registration in Chicago Ballroom AB.
The MLA Professional Recruitment and Retention Committee (PRRC) is pleased to sponsor the MLA ’18 Resume Clinic. Sign up to have your cover letter, resume, or CV reviewed. If you need to brush up on your interview skills, mock interviews will also be available. Participants will have thirty minutes with a reviewer, who will offer advice and tips for improvement. The Resume Clinic will be located next to the MLA Job Placement Center hours on Saturday, May 19, Sunday, May 20, and Monday, May 21.
Sign up now to have your resume reviewed. Please send your resume, CV, or cover letter in advance to Allison Piazza, AHIP, by Friday, May 4. You will be contacted approximately 3 weeks prior to MLA ’18 with your scheduled time.
The Resume Clinic will be located next to the MLA Job Placement Center in Chicago Ballroom CD.
Academy of Health Information Professionals Assistance
Stop by the academy booth in the registration area to learn more about the Academy of Health Information Professionals and get one-on-one guidance. Academy experts will be staffing the booth, ready to answer questions and review your portfolio. If you would like to schedule a session with an academy reviewer, please contact Tomi Gunn.
Academy of Health Information Professionals Q&A Session
Monday, May 21
2:30 p.m.–3:25 p.m.
Come with your questions about the academy! MLA’s Credentialing Committee will provide an overview followed by a question-and-answer session.