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Archive for August, 2009

Facebook’s New Privacy Features: A Complete Guide from Mashable

08.13.2009 · Posted in Facebook

Mashable has put together a Complete Guide, their words not mine, to Facebook Privacy settings.  It covers Profiles - did you know soon you'll be able to have fans? Yeah they can friend you but you don't friend them back. Status Updates Realtime Search - searches last 30 days of news feed activity – photos, ...

Freedom, Responsibility and Culture

08.06.2009 · Posted in Best Practices, Innovation

This is a great slideshow from Netflix*  for salaried employees which discusses nine values which should be embraced: Judgement Communication Impact Curiosity Passion Innovation Courage Honesty Selflessness It's long and parts may be controversia,l but it makes some great points about what it takes to create the culture you want in your organization and it's ...

Why did you particpate in the Library Day in the Life Project?

08.05.2009 · Posted in A Day in the Life of a Librarian

Was is self promoting narcissism? Desire to share the most boring mundane details of your life with others (wake up, make coffee)? Or something else. Sarah Faye Cohen shares why she didn't participate and she's wondering why others did. A legitimate question, actually one I'm curious about myself. The first two rounds of Library Day ...