Friday, January 31, 2014
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Not all weed smokers embrace the factor of lighting up while at function, or in advance of heading into operate, but a new revolution has begun while in the weed smoking cigarettes planet. It is hard to clarify in detail the implications this new pattern may possibly have on individuals who would relatively continue to be sober. Some feel that it's going to result in a whole new standard of individual who occasionally likes to receive large, and often does not. Reads of well-liked journals like high periods, and 4:twenty planet have pitched in with their viewpoints. While they already knew just how to roll a blunt. Justin from Florida says that if his home town of Tampa would legalize bud, that he would roll up and smoke himself a extra fat doobie every single solitary morning, and during the night time prior to he went to mattress. You might believe that this type of time lapse in smoking cigarettes is not nearly anything substantial to speculate about. Nonetheless, appear at it in this manner, he probably spends 16 hours awake, and 8 hrs asleep, the proper type of serious bud is enough to get him so significant that he would actually be less than the affect of bud this complete complete time.
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Friday, November 22, 2013
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Monday, July 26, 2010
Leadership and influence – building capacity for change
- must promote self and library
- everyone is a leader
- getting people to give support to a common goal
- learn to articulate strengths
- do “strengths finder” exercises
- first part of leadership is self awareness
- apply what we know – evidence based librarianship
- libraries have not key success factors
- power of influence
- referent power
- expertise power – over rated – not high power
- trust is critical
- self confidence is key
- mentoring is a powerful tool
- mentoring is more important for women
- yes – 50scientific ways to be successful
- social proof – what others are doing
- like and respect gets money
- find out values and beliefs of those with budget control
- ask – what do you want to accomplish and how can I help you to do it
- SOPPADA – a method to organize a one page report that gets read
- ROTI – return on time invested
- developing partnerships with knowledge
- key influences
- building influence
- using evidence
- connecting agendas
- assessing time
- assessing costs
- leveraging resources
- measuring results
Chemistry Division Corporate Libraries Roundtable
general discussion on challenges facing corporate librarians
Sponsored by Solo Librarians Division and Taxonomy Division
taxonomy – index – thesaurus
- variety of terms
- variety of usages
- variety of perspectives
- variety of software, systems
Thursday, June 17, 2010
Was I ever surprised when I arrived at the New Orleans Airport to go home after the SLA conference. Seems the booking made on travelocity.ca (leaving at 4:05 pm) was changed at some point and I was now supposed to be on a 9:55 am flight.
I had to pay $50 to rebook. Delta agent pleasantly told me I would have had the same price if I had used their web site directly. Also that I need to get the $50 back from Travelocity.
At least there were still seats on the original flight and I am headed home.
Monday, June 14, 2010
- All US sources
- All US everything
- Slides online – note to self – look for them
Left and went to another session…
Knowledge continuity and Opportunities – Future of knowledge Managers
Speaker Patrick Lambe, Straits Knowledge
- Interstitial library - books that fall through the gaps
- KM needs to work in the gaps and help close them
- His study is available for purchase
- 15 roles for Knowledge Managers – many are or should be general management competencies
- He has written articles on this
- beware success stories- concentrate on daily experiences and patterns
- quick wins are temporary
- easy wins are not scalable
Embedded Librarianship in the Field
Reese Dano and Gretchen McNeely
- not really relevant
- too many buzzwords
- what does “dimensionality” really mean??
- how many times can a speaker say “disparate” and “overarching” in the same talk?
Left and went to exhibit hall …
Success Stories of Solos
Patrick Clapp moderated and organized this session. His speakers all had to cancel out on him, so he asked me if I could talk about my success at negotiating my termination and my new job. So, I did. Calling my part “everything is negotiable” I quickly reviewed
asking Xerox for more than the offered severance package and asking ArcelorMittal Dofasco for more than what was offered when I got my new job there.
And then the rains came down. View from my hotel room.
Sunday, June 13, 2010
The temperature has gone down a little – only about 101 today. Breakfast buffet in hotel was much better today as there were not 100 teens in the line-up.
As secretary of the Solo Librarians Division I had to make sure this morning that I had the agenda and minutes printed and available for the group. To this end, I went online to the FedEx Kinkos site as there is a location right in the hotel where the meeting was going to be held. I uploaded the files and found out that they don’t accept Canadian credit cards. After being transferred around on the telephone I found someone who told me how to at least submit the job and then I could go over later and pay. I did this, however, the job was all screwed up and I only got half of it. I will need to do it all over again for the business meeting.
My message to American companies -- the world does not end at your borders. Not by a long shot.
Solo Division Board Meeting
The Solo Librarians Division Board Meeting was at noon today. We had a great discussion on the future planning for conferences and conference sessions. We hope to see a lot more people at the luncheon tomorrow. I think I volunteered to be a speaker on a panel session :0
I spent all afternoon at the exhibit hall. I had not intended to do so, but there were a lot of people to talk to. Swag is pretty good this year.
Mary Matalin and James Carville were the keynote speakers. She was very interesting and articulate, he was very funny and very driven to improve New Orleans. I could have listened to them much longer.
Solo Librarians Division No Host Dinner
Nine solo’s went to dinner at “The Gumbo Shop” in the French Quarter.
The food was very good. I had Shrimp Gumbo, Crayfish Ettouffee, Macque Choux Corn, and a Praline Sundae. YUM!!
Saturday, June 12, 2010
Hot Hot Damn Hot
104 F – glasses fog up every time I leave a building!
2011 Philadelphia Planning Session
- Four Solo Division participants
- Still on track for a Lean Six Sigma session with yours truly organizing it.
- SOLO is the host for the Joint Reception in 2011 – must find a local solo to help
- Keynote speakers announced - Thomas Friedman (opening), James Kane (closing)
- Variety of room layouts planned. Some good, some not so good.
- Planning on inviting community leaders and managers to conference for a Forum designed for non-members – interesting concept
- Will post SOLO plans when they are clearer