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This is a post about the podcast two weeks ago today (august 26th) .  Yes we are recording as this post goes up.  I love the future.

T is for Training Episode 82: Read Before Burnout  is 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 this 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 Topics:

Training v. teaching
Marketing Training To Your Staff

 Today’s Guests and twitter handles:

Maurice Coleman   Harford County (MD) Public Library@baldgeekinmd
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA) @cdm014
Ellen Druda, Half Hollow Hills (NY) Library, @dblduchess
Stephanie Zimmerman Library System of Lancaster County (PA) @slzimm1
Jill Hurst-Wahl  Syracuse (NY) University @jill_hw
Julie Strange Maryland Ask Us Now  @strnglibrarian

 

Workplace Learning and Leadership:  Paul and Lori’s Book *BUY IT NOW!*

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).

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

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The next LIVE call in show i today, if this posts correctly, this will go up as T is for Training 83 is starting. We will see.

Next show is September 9th (as in right now, then September 23rd)

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This is a post about the podcast two weeks ago today (august 12th) .  Yes we are recording as this post goes up.  I love the future.

T is for Training Episode 81: I Forgot My Underwear is 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 this 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 Topics:

Trends in Library Training and Learning 2011 WrapUp Show Conference sponsored by @alalearning and @webjunction

 Today’s Guests and twitter handles:

Maurice Coleman   Harford County (MD) Public Library@baldgeekinmd
Angela Paterek Rocky River (OH) Public Library,@TrainingPassion
Jennifer Peterson, WebJunction @webjunction
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library @mlx 
Betha Gutsche, WebJunction (WA)@webjunction
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA) @cdm014
Ellen Druda, Half Hollow Hills (NY) Library, @dblduchess
Jay Turner Georgia Public Library Service @lawlesslbrarian
Heather Braum, North East Kansas Library System  (NELKS) @hbraum
 and BACK from her One Year Sabbatical
 Stephanie Zimmerman Library System of Lancaster County (PA) @slzimm1

Workplace Learning and Leadership:  Paul and Lori’s Book *BUY IT NOW!*

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.

The next LIVE call in show is Friday August 12th or 26th. If this posts correctly, this will go up as T is for Training 82 is starting. We will see.

Next show after today is September 9th.

T is for Training Episode 77:  Self-Contained Family Planning Device ! 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 this 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 and twitter handles:

Maurice Coleman   Harford County (MD) Public Library @baldgeekinmd
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA), @paulsignorelli
Jill Hurst-Wahl  Syracuse (NY) University @jill_hw
Mary Pelton Rocky River (OH) Public Library,@nightmry

Angela Paterek Rocky River (OH) Public Library, @TrainingPassion
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA) @cdm014
Kate Kosturski, J-STOR  @librarian_kate
Andrea Snyder, Enoch Pratt (MD) Free Library and MD State Library Resource Center @alsnyder02
Ellen Druda, Half Hollow Hills (NY) Library, @dblduchess

We talked about: #ala11  more about ala.  There was a live recording I need to put up from ala.

Paul and Lori’s Book

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

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At SEFLIN conference, where @baldgeekinmd is keynoting there may be a quick lunch time taping.

The next LIVE call in show is  THIS FRIDAY the 15th, with Special Guest Host: Lori Reed, of Lori Reed Learning Solutions and the Editor for the ALA Learning Blog. 

Then the NEXT live call in show after that is on Friday July 29th at 2 pm eastern. 

Got it?

See you then!

Or I don’t want to be sued by the Core for using the word @PP.

T is for Training Episode 67:  I’m Sure there is an App=lication for That (The I don’t want to get sued edition)   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 this 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
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA)
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA)
Lori Reed, ALA Learning
Angela Paterek, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Beth Tribe, Howard County (MD) Library


We talked about:

Conference and Conference Presentation Tips.  Yeah a whole show about that.

T  is for Training will be taping at both CIL 2011 and at ACRL 2011 in the following month.

We are always thinking about: Jill’s Book and Paul and Lori’s Book

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 March 25th, 2011 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.  And maybe at CIL for the Joint T is for Training and Adventures In Library Instruction taping on the 22nd of March at the conference.

See you then!

T is for Training Episode 66:  Co-Working Spaces or And We Are Back To Reinventing  Ourselves  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 this call.

This show was taped Friday in the opening hours of the Harper Collins E-Book announcement and reflects immediate opinion and reaction from the callers.  Start your inquiry here at Bobbi’s post which is has been constantly updated. Publishing Industry Forces OverDrive and Other Library eBook Vendors to Take a Giant Step Back

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
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA)
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Bobbi Newman, Libraries and Transliteracy Blog
Jennifer Koerber Boston (MA) Public Library
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA)
Andrea Snyder, Enoch Pratt (MD) Free Library and MD State Library Resource Center
and a first time caller
Ruth Solie Northern Lights Library Network


We talked about:

TechSoup WorldWide Users Group Meeting
Co-Working Spaces in Libraries: Do they Exist? How can we create them?  Are they the fourth place?
Random Hacks of Kindness http://www.rhok.org
Dealing with Customer Expectations
The Harper Collins 26 Checkouts Announcement
Developing a National Digital Repository
Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe
http://lockss.stanford.edu/lockss/Home

T is for Training will be taping at both CIL 2011 and at ACRL 2011 in the following month.

We are always thinking about: Jill’s Book and Paul and Lori’s Book

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 March 11th, 2011 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!

T  is for Training Episode 59:  The Host Forgot To Take Notes 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 in our sidebar.

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:  And I will listen to the show to see if I missed someone.

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA)
Andrea Snyder, Enoch Pratt (MD) Free Library and MD State Library Resource Center
Kate Kosturski,
Middlesex (NJ) Public Library
Mary Pelton, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Kathy O’Neil, Rocky River (OH) Public Library

The agenda:

Virtual Learning and Web Seminars  (I think, remember I took bad notes)

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 November 19th, 2010 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!

T is for Training Episode 58:  Hand Grenades of Happiness 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 in our sidebar.

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
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA)
Jill Hurst-Wahl
, Syracuse (NY) University
Julie Strange
, Maryland Ask Us Now (MD)
Andrea Snyder,
Enoch Pratt (MD) Free Library and MD State Library Resource Center
Kate Kosturski,
Middlesex (NJ) Public Library
Janie Hermann, Princeton (NJ) Public Library

The agenda:

Keeping Track of Your Trainees
Dealing  With Problem Trainees
Internet Librarian 2010

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 November 5th, 2010 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!


T is for Training Episode 55: If It works, It Counts 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 in our sidebar.

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.

It is our  SECOND ANNIVERSARY SHOW!

Thank you to EVERYONE who has participated, talked about, thrown confetti and otherwise supported this  little enterprise over the last two years.

Today’s Guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA)
Richard Mott Jacksonville (FL) Public Library (Welcome T is for Training new caller!)
Kate Kosturski, Middlesex (NJ) Public Library (Welcome T is for Training new caller!)

The agenda:

Favorite Training and Management Books
What do you call staff that is not classified as Professional?

2nd Anniversary Backslapping
New Employee Orientation

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: Two Podcasts : LibPunk and Heels and Tiaras. Both feature adult language used properly.

Upcoming Conferences with Requests for Proposals for Presentations: Computers In Libraries 2011 (March)

Keep up with us: Our blog, Podcast Feed, ITunes 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 September 24h, 2010 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!

T is for Training Episode 54: Twitsquarefeed/YouTwitFace or If Your Web Extension Ends in XXX, You May Not Want To Use That Site 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 in our sidebar.

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.

Join us Friday September 10th for our SECOND ANNIVERSARY SHOW!

Today’s Guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA)
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Dana Longley, SUNY Empire State College
Andy Woodworth, Burlington County (NJ) Library System
Angela Paterek, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA)

The agenda:

Favorite Non-Training Web and Other Resources
What Would Make Your Library’s Website A Must Have Site?
Have Commercial Sites and Places Replaced Key Library Resources and Products
Resource Evaluation

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: Two New Podcasts : LibPunk and Heels and Tiaras. Both feature adult language used properly.

Upcoming Conferences with Requests for Proposals for Presentations: Computers In Libraries 2011 (March)

Keep up with us: Our blog, Podcast Feed, ITunes 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 September 11th, 2010 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!

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!