Category Archives: professional involvement

Reblogged: Thinking of a career change?

Originally posted on Future Library and Information Professionals Network:
Our latest post is a short one which comes as a result of a few messages in our inbox from people who have already had successful careers in other fields deciding…

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MA or MCLIP?

Every so often someone asks me if I think they should consider pursuing an MA/MLIS or MCLIP, so it feels like it may be worth sharing my thoughts here. The tips below are amended from my latest email about this … Continue reading

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Notes from #AULC2017

Last week I attended the annual AULC conference, held in Belfast. It was a very inspiring and fun event! Here are some notes from the sessions I attended, plus My Conference Storify. Copies of all presentations can be accessed on … Continue reading

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Done

I have just found out that I have been awarded my MA in Technology, Education and Learning. Here’s a picture of a cat to celebrate!

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Student collaboration

Here is an example of an assessed presentation I worked on with a partner for my fourth MA module, the final one before handing in my Critical Study: How to support the adoption of technology: An exploration of behaviours and … Continue reading

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#Innoconf16: Enhancing Employability

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AULC conference 2016 #aulcconference2016

Last week I attended the 17th annual conference organised by the Association of University Language Centres in the UK and Ireland (AULC). It took place in Cardiff, where everyone I met was really friendly, and I met quite a few … Continue reading

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Digital and professional identities

This weekend I have been going through previous blog posts, notes, presentations, recordings, and such, to chart the development of my digital identity. There is a lot of stuff on here that I didn’t even realise I had written down. … Continue reading

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Technology in my field

Today I was invited¬†to be a plenary speaker at an event for English language students.¬†Brief: to talk about the influence of technology in my field. My initial thoughts on this evolved around social media and how these have enabled me … Continue reading

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Guest blog #blogjune

I have blogged for another blog recently and am just going to refer you to that for today’s entry: CILIP YHMN. Blogging for other blogs is a nice thing to do, especially if you are invited to do so.

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