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Archive for October, 2009

The Nook from Barnes & Noble – I Want One, Here’s Why

10.21.2009 · Posted in eBooks

I'm more excited about the Nook than I have been about any other ebook reader. This might be the one that finally gets me to buy one. Why? 8 Reasons You Can Finally Love Ebook Readers (Thanks to Nook) from Gizmodo It's cost-effective even with Wi-Fi, native PDF support, an SD slot and that crazy ...

What Libraries Should Know Before Creating a Facebook Page – Libraries & Facebook Update 2

10.20.2009 · Posted in Facebook

Otherswise known as : I Was Wrong My orginal warning about creating a Facebook page is still correct, the update I posted was inaccurate.  I'd like to thank Elizabeth for sharing what she discovered when she created a Facebook page after my last post on Libraries and Facebook. The new "create a page for a ...

Managers – The Message You’re Sending About Time is Affecting Customer Service

10.19.2009 · Posted in Customer Service, Managers, Time Management

The choice you need to make is will it affect it in a good way or a bad way? We are all busy. My to-do list is so long at this point I keep a master running list and a small list just for today, because looking at the long list inspires panic. As individuals, ...

Want to Innovate? Stop Working So Hard

10.14.2009 · Posted in Innovation, Time Management

Putting in all those extra hours, either from the office or home, isn't helping you. At least not with creativity, innovation or those ah-ha! moments. Some of our greatest moments of insight happen where we least expect them to. From the Wallstreet Journal: It happened to Archimedes in the bath. To Descartes it took place ...

Market yourself market your library – Lori Reed

10.09.2009 · Posted in Conferences

Notes from the 2009 COMO conference in Columbus GA Market yourself market your library – Lori Reed PTA group has a facebook page that is very successful Traditional marketing vs 2.0 marketing – 2 way exchange, ppl are talking about your library, whether you’re listening or not Traditional market 4 Ps - Product pricing placement ...