Posts Tagged ‘Marianne Lenox’

T is for Training Episode 52: Humor In The Poo 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 August 13th 2010 for our next show.

Today’s Guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA)
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Dana Longley, SUNY Empire State College
Abigail Goben, LaCrosse (WI) Public Library
Allen McGinley, Piscataway(NJ)  Public Library ( A New Usual Suspect!)
Andrea Snyder, Enoch Pratt (MD) Free Library and MD State Library Resource Center

The agenda:

Evaluation for One Shot Trainings
Culture of Reward v. Culture of Punishment
That Sudden Shift in Training Objectives During The Training

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: Special Library Association 2011 Annual Sessions (June 2011) (2010 link here) and Computers In Libraries 2011 (March)

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And join us on August 13th, 2010 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!

T is for Training Episode 51!: A Series of Forks In The Road 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.

Check out the post on ALA Learning about the Training Showcase. The writer is full of awesomesauce.

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 July 30th for our next show.

Today’s Guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA)
Beth Tribe, Howard County (MD) Public Library
Bobbi Newman, Chattahoochee Valley (GA) Libraries
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Dana Longley, SUNY Empire State College
Polly-Alida Farrington – Library Consultant (NY based)
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Buffy Hamilton, Creekview (GA) High School ( A New Usual Suspect!)
Abigail Goben, LaCrosse (WI) Public Library ( A New Usual Suspect!)
and
Our Two T is for Training N00bs:
Allen McGinley, Piscataway(NJ)  Public Library
Jennifer Koerber Boston (MA) Public Library

The agenda:

Social Media and Your Library.

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: Special Library Association 2011 Annual Sessions (June 2011) (2010 link here) and 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.

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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 July 30th, 2010 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!

T is for Training Episode 48: The People That Show Up Don’t Need The Class is available for download here from our host Talkshoe.

The next episode will take place at ALA on Monday June 28th at the “Networking UNcommons” somewhere near the exhibit floor at 4 pm.  Right before Battledecks!  I as (@confbaldgeek) will tweet the room location during ALA next weekend so you all can come on down and talk about the conference!

Today’s Guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Angela Paterek
, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Laura Botts, Mercer University (GA)
Mary Pelton, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Kathy O’Neil
, Rocky River (OH) Public Library New Usual Suspect!
Ellen Druda, Half Hollow Hills (NY) Community Library New Usual Suspect!
Dani Vaughn-Tucker A Not So New New Usual Suspect!

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:

Typical Library Trainer job functions: What are some typical duties for a library trainer?  Staff development specialist?  are they the same?

Next Week’s ALA: If you are not going what you hope to get out of it and how you will keep up with the conference.

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.

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

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 July 2nd, 2010 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!

T is for Training Episode 47: Awesomeness Is Always Scalable is available for download here from our host Talkshoe. The next episode will take place on June 4th at 2pm Eastern.

(Ed Note:  Looks like I forgot to actually post this post about T is for Training 47.)

Alternate titles including:  So, I can Have a TedxAndy’sLivingroom?  Sweet!

Today’s guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Stephanie Zimmerman
, Library System of Lancaster County (PA)
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Dana Longley, SUNY Empire State College
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Julie Strange, Maryland Ask Us Now (MD)
Janie Hermann, Princeton (NJ) Public Library
Peter Bromberg, South Jersey Regional Library Cooperative (NJ)
Andy Woodworth, Burlington County Library System (Newest Usual Suspect!)
John LeMasney, Rider University (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:

TedXNJLibraries which happened on May 7th 2010 TedxNJLibraries  on Library Garden ; TedXNJLibraries on Flickr

The Discussion Points:
What was it like to organize the event? What did you take away from the event?  
Objects for the stage:
Tell us about this and why you decided to add it to the program? Would you do it again?

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.

Keep up with us: Our blog, Podcast Feed, ITunes Home, Friendfeed, our 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 June 4th, 2010 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training.  See you then!

T is for Training Episode 46: Don’t Worry About Them Liking You is available for download here from our host Talkshoe. The next episode will take place on May 21st at 2pm Eastern.

This show was full of alternate titles including:  Restored to Sanity; Our Police Department Asked Us To; Way Far In The Distant Past; and It Was Just Ugly.

Today’s guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Stephanie Zimmerman
, Library System of Lancaster County (PA)
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Heather Braum, North East Kansas Library System (NELKS)
Andrea Snyder, Enoch Pratt (MD) Free Library
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Mary Pelton, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Brenda Hough, NELKS (Now a Usual Suspect!)
Julian Clark, Howard County Library (Now a Usual Suspect!)
Michael Sauers, Nebraska Library Commission (Now a Usual Suspect!)
Sarah Glassmeyer, Valparaiso University School of Law (Now a Usual Suspect!)
Sarah Houghton-Jan, San Jose Public Library (Now a Usual Suspect!)
Mary Carmen Chimato, North Carolina State University (Now a Usual Suspect!)

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:

How do people (everyone, not just customers) use computers in libraries? From Julian from Howard County Library.  So, how do they use and what training do they need to use them?

Thanks But I will Use My Laptop: http://travelinlibrarian.info/2010/05/thanks-but-ill-use-my-laptops/ Suggested by a post by Michael Sauers. What do you think of this practice at a presentation?  Does it depend on format? how many? Presentation site logistics?

Continued wrap up of CIL: Wants/ Needs/ Likes/ Dislikes Wish List.

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.

Keep up with us: Our blog, Podcast Feed, ITunes Home, Friendfeed, our 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 May 21st at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training.  See you then!

The seven episode of 2010 aka T is for Training 43! is wrapped up tight and is called “If The News Is Important, It Will Find Me“

The next episode will take place on April 23rd and there will be a live taping at CIL on Tuesday Night April 13th !

Download the episode HERE.

Today’s guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Stephanie Zimmerman
, Library System of Lancaster County (PA)
Lori Reed, ALA Learning
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Polly-Alida Farrington – Library Consultant (NY based)

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:

Computers In Libraries 2010 –  If you are going, what do you hope to get out of it? If you are attending virtually, how are you keeping up and what do you hope to get out of it?

T is for Training Live Taping Tuesday Evening in the Conference Theater starting somewhere between 7:15 and 7:30 and lasting an hour.

Two CIL Tracks of Note: These tracks should get your attention as both virtual and physical participants at CIL!  On Tuesday Lori Reed (Usual Suspect) is moderating the Teaching: Technologies and Approaches Track and Jill Hurst-Wahl (Usual Suspect)  is moderating the Learning: Expanding Our Knowledge Track

How do you Use Twitter for Personal Learning or Professional Development? T is for Training Usual Suspect Marianne Lenox is putting something together about this.

When the Going Gets Tough, The Staff Needs More Training: T is for Training Usual Suspect Lori Reed has an article in CIL Magazine about this.

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 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 23rd at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training.  See you then!

Today marks the seventh 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 43rd episode!

Probable subjects for the show:

Computers In Libraries 2010 –  If you are going, what do you hope to get out of it? If you are attending virtually, how are you keeping up and what do you hope to get out of it?

T is for Training Live Taping Tuesday Evening in the Conference Theater starting somewhere between 7:15 and 7:30 and lasting an hour.

Two CIL Tracks of Note: These tracks should get your attention as both virtual and physical participants at CIL!  On Tuesday Lori Reed (Usual Suspect) is moderating the Teaching: Technologies and Approaches Track and Jill Hurst-Wahl (Usual Suspect)  is moderating the Learning: Expanding Our Knowledge Track

How do you Use Twitter for Personal Learning or Professional Development? T is for Training Usual Suspect Marianne Lenox is putting something together about this.

When the Going Gets Tough, The Staff Needs More Training: T is for Training Usual Suspect Lori Reed has an article in CIL Magazine about this.

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.

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See you at 2 pm!

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!

The fourth episode of 2010 aka T is for Training 40! is in the can and is called “I Reject Your Reality.“

Download the episode HERE.

Today’s guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Julie Strange, Maryland Ask Us Now (MD)
Marianne Lenox
, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Lori Reed, ALA Learning
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Polly-Alida Farrington – Library Consultant (NY based)
Peter Bromberg, South Jersey Regional Library Cooperative (NJ)
Allison Miller, Manager, ipl2 Reference Services, Drexel University
Janie Hermann, Princeton (NJ) Public Library
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA) Newest Usual Suspect!
Dana Longley
, SUNY Empire State College (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:

Learning from Failure: How can we learn from the stuff that DOES NOT work? Here are two posts to start the discussion One focuses on JK Rowling and one focuses on “smart folks”

Wrap Up of the Handheld Librarian Conference, which featured some T is for Training regulars as both speakers and attendees.

TEDxNJ A brief discussion of the upcoming TEDx event in New Jersey.

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; 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 12th at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training.  See you then!

The second  episode of 2010 aka T is for Training 38 is in the can and is called “ It’s another IThing: The IFad!

Download the episode HERE.

Today’s guests:

Maurice Coleman Harford County (MD) Public Library
Angela Paterek, Rocky River (OH) Public Library
Stephanie Zimmerman
Library System of Lancaster County (PA)
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA)
Marianne Lenox, Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Beth Tribe
, Howard County (MD) Public Library
Lori Reed, ALA Learning
Julie Strange
, Maryland Ask Us Now (MD)
Nancy Dowd
, New Jersey State Library (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:

Apple’s Newest Toy
Obsolete Learning Technologies
Ten ways to waste your training dollars.
How to join the ALA Learning Roundtable Board of Directors.

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: the Technology Essentials Conference in February; Computers In Libraries in April; 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 January 29th at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training.