T is for Training 28 – If It Costs That Much, It’s A System

The twenty eighth hour of T is for Training is entitled If It Costs that Much, It’s a System!

Download and listen to our 19th show of 2009 here. Today’s show had many first time callers.  Thank you LearnRT for that boost!  I hope all of the new folks come back again.  We loved having your input!

You can click here to donate to the Louisville Free Public Library’s recovery campaign. This drive is sponsored by the Library Society of the World.  We are almost at our $5,000 goal!

On the today’s show:

Maurice Coleman Harford County (MD) Public Library
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA)
Janie Hermann, Princeton (NJ) Public Library
Peter Bromberg, South Jersey Regional Library Cooperative (NJ)

And our roster of first time callers:

Andrea Snyder, Enoch Pratt (MD) Free Library
Anna Van Scoyoc,Mercer County (NJ) Library System
Betha Gutsche, WebJunction (WA)
Dodie Gaudet, Central MA Regional Library
Jessica Chandler, Seattle (WA) Public Library
Jennifer Peterson, WebJunction (WA)

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 Topics:

Low/No Budget Staff Development Ideas from Janie Hermann

LearnRT and The (relaunched!) ALA Learning Blog

Getting your Foot in the Door Training Resources for a New Trainer (From the T is for Training and Library Learning google groups, suggested by Lori Reed)

T is for Training is supported by you the audience and our usual supporters LISHost, the library friendly hosting service and the Library Society of the World.

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And join us on September 11th 2009 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training.

Author: (almost) Bald Trainer

A trainer in Maryland

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