We heard this week that our post about Leaving the Museum Field is the most-viewed article on the AAM Alliance blog since it launched a year ago. Yay? Since our goal was to get people talking about this elephant in the room, I feel good. i just wish it wasn’t a conversation we even have to have at all. But… Read more →
Article: Leaving the Museum Field
Sarah, Claudia, Dawn, and I wrote a short article summarizing our research on why museum workers leave the field. Thanks again to all of our colleagues across the world who contributed to the conversation. We’ve all had the conversation. Maybe it was with your work buddy, or your former museum studies classmate as you caught up over drinks. Or… Read more →
Museum People, the podcast
It’s here! Thanks to my friends at NEMA, as well as all my talented colleagues, for humoring me. Listen here and then send in your feedback here, please. We love you museum people! PS Love Joyful Museums? There’s also the Facebook page and Twitter Read more →
It’s Thanksgiving. Be nice.
In my survey I asked, “What would make your workplace culture better?” 61% of respondents said “A culture of appreciation.” I hope that in the spirit of Thanksgiving you spent the week writing thank you notes and falling asleep counting your blessings. But, if you didn’t, here’s a link to a page with links to more pages of ideas of how… Read more →