Archive for March, 2010

The sixth episode of 2010 aka T is for Training 42! is wrapped up tight and is called called “Training The Untrianer.“

The next episode will take place on April 9th (not 8th) and I left off my M and S list Alison Miller and Matt Hamilton. I apologize.

Download the episode HERE.

Today’s guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Stephanie Zimmerman
, Library System of Lancaster County (PA)
Angela Paterek, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Laura Botts, Mercer University (GA)
Lori Reed, ALA Learning
Beth Tribe, Howard County (MD) Public Library
Andrew Schuping, Mercer University (GA)
Heather Braum, North East Kansas Library System (NELKS) Welcome First Time Caller!
Ellen Druda, Half Hollow Hills (NY) Community Library Welcome First Time Caller!

The opinions expressed by call participants are those of the participants and not necessarily those of any institution or group they represent or are associated with. And thanks to those who participated by chat. We would love to hear your voice next time.

We talked about:

Keynote speeches: Giving and getting – What makes a good-great keynote speech? What tips do people have for giving a not good but great keynote?  What have you liked/not liked about keynotes?

Dealing with Instructional Burnout: How do you or do you deal with training burnout?

The Training Cornucopia: Save the libraries.org ; Plans for CIL’s: The Learning Track and the Live Taping and Movers and Shaker.

T is for Training is supported by you the audience and our usual supporters LISHost, the library friendly hosting service ,the Library Society of the World and the ALA Learning Round Table, LearnRT, of the American Library Association (ALA).

Keep on Your Radar: Computers In Libraries in April (note there will be a taping of this show on the evening of Tuesday April 13th onsite); and Project Compass.

Follow us on Our blog, Podcast Feed, ITunes Home, Friendfeed, our still new Google Group, (pretty please join the google group!) LinkedIn, FaceBook, Twitter, a brand new Flickr group, Diigo Group and our Twitter Twibe.

Go to the delicious page : http://delicious.com/tag/tisfortraining to see relevant links. Or Use Diigo and join the T is for Training Group there.

And join us on April 9th at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training.  See you then!

Today marks the sixth 2010 live taping of the T is for Training podcast.  Yes, we will be taping a show this afternoon at 2 pm eastern time.

And it is our 42nd episode!

Probable subjects for the show:

Keynote speeches: Giving and getting – What makes a good-great keynote speech? What tips do people have for giving a not good but great keynote?  What have you liked/not liked about keynotes?

Dealing with Instructional Burnout: How do you or do you deal with training burnout?

The Training Cornucopia: Save the libraries.org ; Plans for CIL’s: The Learning Track and the Live Taping and Movers and Shakers

T is for Training is supported by you the audience and our usual supporters LISHost, the library friendly hosting service ,the Library Society of the World and the ALA Learning Round Table, LearnRT, of the American Library Association (ALA).

Where and How? : The show’s address is here: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/24719 You can listen live by clicking on the show’s page. You can call in, listen to the stream, or come by and chat.

It is up to you, but please do come. If you want to participate with your voice on the call, you should probably join Talkshoe before the show. You can catch up with all of the episodes you may have missed by going to the Talkshoe either via the sidebar widget or via the web.

Keep up with us via: Our blog, Podcast Feed, ITunes Home, Friendfeed, LinkedIn, FaceBook, Google Group, or Twitter.

Go to the delicious page : http://delicious.com/tag/tisfortraining to see relevant links. Or Use Diigo and join the T is for Training Group there.

See you at 2 pm!

T is for Training is proud to announce several 2010 Movers and Shakers who participate (or are good friends) with the podcast.

They are:

Maurice Coleman (your producer)
Jason Puckett
Alison Miller
Andy Woodworth
Matt Hamilton
Steve Lawson and Josh Neff

And congrats to the 50 2010 Movers and Shakers.  You are all full of awesome!

The fifth episode of 2010 aka T is for Training 41! is in the can and is called “A Sober Gathering of Trainers.“

Download the episode HERE.

Today’s guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Stephanie Zimmerman, Library System of Lancaster County (PA)
Angela Paterek, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library

Joining us in chat:

Mary Pelton, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA)
Laura Botts, Mercer University (GA)
Dana Longley, SUNY Empire State College (Newest Usual Suspect!)
Susan Seiefried, student at San Jose State university (Welcome First Timer!)

The opinions expressed by call participants are those of the participants and not necessarily those of any institution or group they represent or are associated with. And thanks to those who participated by chat. We would love to hear your voice next time.

We talked about:

IMLS UpNext Wiki - a wiki to share ideas, resources and projects that help libraries and museums plan for the future and take action.

RRPL Training Ning GroupRocky River Public Library’s online social networking group for those who attend their free computer and other technology training courses.

10 Tips for Training in Tough Times – Lori Reed’s recent post on ALALearning.

T is for Training is supported by you the audience and our usual supporters LISHost, the library friendly hosting service ,the Library Society of the World and the ALA Learning Round Table, LearnRT, of the American Library Association (ALA).

Keep on Your Radar: Computers In Libraries in April (note there will be a taping of this show on the evening of Tuesday April 13th onsite); and Project Compass.

Follow us on Our blog, Podcast Feed, ITunes Home, Friendfeed, our still new Google Group, (pretty please join the google group!) LinkedIn, FaceBook, Twitter, a brand new Flickr group, Diigo Group and our Twitter Twibe.

Go to the delicious page : http://delicious.com/tag/tisfortraining to see relevant links. Or Use Diigo and join the T is for Training Group there.

And join us on March 26th at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training.  See you then!

Tomorrow marks the fifth 2010 live taping of the T is for Training podcast. We will be having a show tomorrow afternoon at 2 pm eastern time.  Please call in as the more participation we have, the better the show!

This will be our 41st Episode!

Probable subjects for the show:

IMLS UpNext Wiki - a wiki to share ideas, resources and projects that help libraries and museums plan for the future and take action.  This  collaborative resource is based on The Future of Museums and Libraries: A Discussion Guide, that is available and used by others across the museum and library fields to continue to stimulate discussion and share knowledge about planning, enhancing, enriching and sustaining the future of museums and libraries in the 21st century.

10 Tips for Training in Tough Times – Lori Reed’s recent post on ALALearning.

Libraries across the country are being impacted by the economy. Staff are being laid off. Doors are being locked as libraries close or reduce hours. As we face this new reality, how does this impact our roles as trainers/teachers/learners? What can we do to not only support our organizations but secure training’s place within our organizations? Here are ten ideas for you to consider.

CMO Guide to the Social Landscape - how to best leverage social media sites

Plus subjects of YOUR choosing.  Have something you want to discuss with a broader audience?  Dial in and speak up.  Share a subject that interests YOU.

T is for Training is supported by you the audience and our usual supporters LISHost, the library friendly hosting service ,the Library Society of the World and the ALA Learning Round Table, LearnRT, of the American Library Association (ALA).

Where and How? : The show’s address is here: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/24719 You can listen live by clicking on the show’s page. You can call in, listen to the stream, or come by and chat.

It is up to you, but please do come. If you want to participate with your voice on the call, you should probably join Talkshoe before the show. You can catch up with all of the episodes you may have missed by going to the Talkshoe either via the sidebar widget or via the web.

Keep up with us via: Our blog, Podcast Feed, ITunes Home, Friendfeed, LinkedIn, FaceBook, Google Group, or Twitter.

Go to the delicious page : http://delicious.com/tag/tisfortraining to see relevant links. Or Use Diigo and join the T is for Training Group there.

See you tomorrow at 2 pm!

Share ideas, resources and projects that help libraries and museums plan for the future and take action





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