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3 Tips to Maximize the Value of Your GIS Internship

GIS Contributor

Andres Abeyta, the Executive Director of Bootcamp GIS, discusses three ways to get the most of your GIS internship.

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From GIS Analyst to Software Engineer

Mark Altaweel

In a MapScaping podcast, Dan Mahr talks about how he was able to transition to a software engineer, but still use his GIS skills to benefit his career.

Screenshot from Kate Berg's GeoPortfolio. Taken 15-Feb-2021.

Highlight Your Skills with a GIS Portfolio

Caitlin Dempsey

A GIS portfolio is a way to digitally present GIS projects and maps that you have created.

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The Geography Behind Being a GIS Professional

Mark Altaweel

In a recent GIS podcast, Sarah Taigel discusses how being a professional geographer can provide key advantages to using GIS analysis.

Laptop with QGIS, a desktop GIS software program

Self-employment in GIS

Mark Altaweel

Self-employment in the GIS industry may seem daunting, but a recent MapScaping podcast with Kurt Menke, founder of Birds Eye View GIS, discusses how to build your own business.