Archive for January, 2011

T is for Training Episode 64:  The Shipping WonderWheel is now available for download here from our host TalkShoe. You can listen to this or any of our other shows using the TalkShoe panel link in our sidebar.

Thanks to the participants who participated on today’s call.

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.

Today’s Guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA)
Julie Strange, Maryland Ask Us Now (MD)
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library

We talked about:

What are you looking forward to in 2011?
Jill’s Book
Paul and Lori’s Book

What new technology training they expect to do in 2011?
The Fourth Place
Building with Shipping Containers
Jill’s Searching Skills Demonstration

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 up with us: Our blogPodcast FeedITunes Home,Friendfeed, our Google Group, (pretty please join the google group!) and our Diigo Group.

Contact Us: baldgeekinmd at gmail dot com or via text or voice at Google Voice number 504-233-0361

Link Love: 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 February 11th, 2011 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!

T is for Training is back for show number 64 today (January 28) at 2 pm Eastern on Talkshoe.

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.

The plan is to talk about:    This is a clean out the fridge show full of topics I wanted to cover last time and didn’t.

Trainer Day in the Life (libday6!)
More on ALA Midwinter (if anyone who was there shows up.)

More Year end Review…. 

1) A Look Back (If you didn’t get a chance to say so last time…):
Best Conference you attended and why?
Best Training you attended and why?
Best New Resource?
Most Unexpected Training Topic?
Best things you learned this year?

2) A Look Ahead:
What are you looking forward to in 2011?
What new technology training they expect to do in 2011?
What conference are you looking forward to attending/presenting next year?
What training you think will not be needed this coming year?

3) A Look Inside: Just a couple of questions for each of our guests.

The 10 questions:
What is  your favorite word to hear in training?
What is your least favorite word in training?
What sound do you like to hear in training?
What sound do you hate to hear in training?
What other profession other than yours would  you like to attempt?
What other training would you like to do?
What other profession would you not like to do?
What type of training you do not like to do?
What things turns you on about training?
What things turn you off about training?

And of course what subjects you bring to the show.

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 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.

T is for Training Episode 63:  The Illusion of Control or Beyond the OMG Factor is now available for download here from our host TalkShoe. You can listen to this or any of our other shows using the TalkShoe panel link in our sidebar.

Thanks to the participants who participated on today’s call.

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.

Today’s Guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA)
Lori Reed, ALA Learning
Julie Strange
, Maryland Ask Us Now (MD)
Andrew Schuping, Mercer University (GA)

The agenda:

We talked about what we learned in 2010 including how and when to downsize personally, professionally and electronically.  Then we went from there.

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 up with us: Our blogPodcast FeedITunes Home,Friendfeed, our Google Group, (pretty please join the google group!) and our Diigo Group.

Contact Us: baldgeekinmd at gmail dot com or via text or voice at Google Voice number 504-233-0361

Link Love: 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 January 28th, 2011 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!

T is for Training returns from our Winter Siesta with a new show on Friday the 14th of January 2011 at 2 pm Eastern Time on Talkshoe.

The plan is to talk about:

ALA MidWinter Learning Round Table activities.  (That is if anyone who was there shows up on Friday.)

Otherwise we will talk about 2010 and what we are looking forward to doing in 2011, using some of these questions: 

1) A Look Back (If you didn’t get a chance to say so last time…):
Best Conference you attended and why?
Best Training you attended and why?
Best New Resource?
Most Unexpected Training Topic?
Best things you learned this year?

2) A Look Ahead:
What are you looking forward to in 2010?
What new technology training they expect to do in 2010?
What conference are you looking forward to attending/presenting next year?
What training you think will not be needed this coming year?

3) A Look Inside: Just a couple of questions for each of our guests.

The 10 questions:
What is  your favorite word to hear in training?
What is your least favorite word in training?
What sound do you like to hear in training?
What sound do you hate to hear in training?
What other profession other than yours would  you like to attempt?
What other training would you like to do?
What other profession would you not like to do?
What type of training you do not like to do?
What things turns you on about training?
What things turn you off about training?

And of course what subjects you bring to the show.

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.





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