How can I achieve better search results using the full power of Google?

This Google themed post was inspired by a tweet. A librarian and client had an email exchange and the librarian tweeted the following:

Feeling distracted? How you can massively improve your attention span

I’ve been seeing an increased number of articles about attention spans in my health and wellbeing current awareness alerts every morning. This got me...

COVID-19: “We should put down all devices and just walk”

In a recent article for Aeon Magazine, John Kaag and Susan Froderberg suggest that for the full life experience, we should put down all our mobile...

Communications and the simple ‘Power of Asking’

Twitter is a reliable bellwether of organisational pre-occupations. With confidence, I can report that client engagement is trending in the minds of...

How to improve your writing skills immediately!

We all have quirks in our writing. For many years I enjoyed constructing long sentenced, semicolon studded, purple prose. This isn’t ideal when you...

Taking back control of your entire organisation’s inbox

As a library and information professional, you’re responsible for managing the current awareness component of the email inboxes for your entire...

Is agile project management right for your library?

It’s impossible to talk about libraries these days without talking about change. As the needs of users change, and as technology changes, libraries...

It’s time to recalculate your library’s ROI. Here's how!

You might think that you shouldn’t still need to make a case for your continued existence, and I understand your frustration. However, there’s an...

What's the difference between Organisational Learning and Knowledge Management?

Any newcomer to the information and knowledge management field has to get to grips with many complicated concepts and start asking a lot of...
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