Librarian by Day Bobbi Newman | I'm not that kind of librarian

Posts Tagged ‘employee’

Top Ten Links Week 4

01.29.2010 · Posted in Links, Read This

My personally selected top 10 from the links I shared on Twitter from 1/22/2010 thru 1/28/2010 "Your Brain Can’t Handle Your Facebook Friends" - great article from Mashable using Dunbar's Number to explain why you can't keep up with more than 150 Facebook Friends. I'm guess that applies to Twitter as well. Social Technology & ...

Stress Management in the Library Workplace

02.13.2009 · Posted in Libraries, Library Staff, Time Management, Tips

Yesterday I attended a MaintainIT webinar - Using MaintainIT Resources for Technology Training, where they shared some useful information and links.  One of the sites was Infopeople, a nonprofit that archives their presentations and handouts and makes them available under a Creative Commons license! As I was exploring I came across materials for a previous ...

Library Usage Will Go Up During a Recession – Management Are You Really Prepared?

01.09.2009 · Posted in Library Staff, Patron Services

I've seen many news articles and video lately about usage of libraries increasing during a recession. I've personally noticed my library seems busier.  While many have celebrated the increase of use and the public attention we so rightly deserve, we also need to consider the down side.  Our funding might be cut, the public is ...