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CPD needs analysis

In my work place we are lucky that there is a wealth of training offers we can access, both on and off the job, as well as some funding for external events and courses. But how do you decide what … Continue reading

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Power Searching with Google

I like Google. I don’t use all of their products (for example Google+) but I like Google. Now they have launched a 6-part course on how to be a better searcher that I’ve signed up to. As a librarian I … Continue reading

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E-Safety Webinar 3 – Using Facebook Safely #rscyhSafe

On 22 February 2012 I attended a webinar about Facebook, organised by Kevin Campbell-Wright from JISC’s Regional Support centre YH. The main focus was on addressing safety issues and how Facebook can be used in education. The speaker was Luc … Continue reading

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WordPress for Beginners

Yesterday I attended a training day on WordPress, organised by the lovely people at the JISC Regional Support Centre Yorkshire & Humber. As you know I already use WordPress, both for this blog and at work, but felt that there … Continue reading

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Introduction to Online Course Delivery

I attended this online event, organised by JISC Regional Support Centre Yorkshire & Humber in October 2011. The session was taught using Blackboard Collaborate (Elluminate), which I had not used before. I liked it! It was easy and the trainers … Continue reading

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Buy more! Now!

I have been on a training course about retail. I thought it would be about how we can use ideas and successful practices in retail to promote and improve our library services.¬†It was about the actual stuff we sell: rubbers, … Continue reading

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Inspire me?

I need some inspiration. Training. The library service I work for is hoping to improve their staff¬†training programme, especially in regards to online and information resources but also focusing on customer care. Do any of your library services train staff … Continue reading

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