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ALA Midwinter 2013: Learning to Transform Communities One Panel Discussion at a Time

ALA Midwinter 2013: Learning to Transform Communities One Panel Discussion at a Time | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
“The conversation starts out in Seattle” turns out to have been far more than an ephemeral marketing slogan for those of us lucky enough to attend even part of the American Library Association (ALA...
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The Big Ideas Connecting People, Conferences, and Conversations

The Big Ideas Connecting People, Conferences, and Conversations | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
Developing and acting upon big ideas sometimes requires big leaps, so it’s no surprise to me that the leap from San Francisco to Austin to Seattle over the past several days has left my head spinni...
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ALA Annual Conference 2012: To Tweet or Not to Tweet

ALA Annual Conference 2012: To Tweet or Not to Tweet | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
Although I was more intensely engaged in the twitterverse than ever before while attending the 2012 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference this week in Anaheim, I was surprised to fin...
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"American Libraries": Media, Technology, and Community in an Onsite-Online World

"American Libraries": Media, Technology, and Community in an Onsite-Online World | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
Those who are wondering what has happened to our media clearly aren’t paying attention to what our colleagues at American Libraries have been producing. While some of our brightest thinkers, includ...
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ALA Annual Conference 2012 (Prelude): Preparation, Reflection, and Regeneration

ALA Annual Conference 2012 (Prelude): Preparation, Reflection, and Regeneration | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
Providing a friend with a brief coaching session to prepare her for a job interview in the workplace learning and performance (staff training) field recently, I jokingly concluded by telling her, “...
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Community Partnership: How to Raise Money and Build Relationships

Community Partnership: How to Raise Money and Build Relationships | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
At a very important yet oft-overlooked level, every member of library staff (and many other organizations) is now a fundraiser in a very competitive environment. That’s because great fundraising co...
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The Well-Connected Community: Attending Conferences with Genetically-Enabled Foursquare

The Well-Connected Community: Attending Conferences with Genetically-Enabled Foursquare | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
Foursquare—that lovely social media tool that helps make us aware, through geotagging capabilities, of how physically close we are to those we might not otherwise encounter—seems as if it would be ...
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Connecting the Dots in an Onsite-Online World: Metatrends in Travel, Life, and Learning

Connecting the Dots in an Onsite-Online World: Metatrends in Travel, Life, and Learning | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
Having the unusual experience of jumping from one professional conference to a second this week is providing learning experiences most of us rarely encounter—and one that shines an extremely bright...
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ALA Annual Conference 2012: Addressing the Couch in the Middle of the Room

ALA Annual Conference 2012: Addressing the Couch in the Middle of the Room | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
A colleague entering the room where Sharon Morris and I were facilitating the ALA Learning Round Table’s “Ignite, Interact, and Engage: Maximizing the Learning Outcome” session yesterday here in An...
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ALA Annual Conference 2012: Volunteers, Irresistibly Doing What They Do Well

ALA Annual Conference 2012: Volunteers, Irresistibly Doing What They Do Well | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
Offering librarians a chance to provide information to their peers is like offering learning facilitators a chance to facilitate a learning experience for other trainer-teacher-learners: irresistib...
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ALA Annual Conference 2012: Ideas, Inspiration, and Meals of Food and Challenges

ALA Annual Conference 2012: Ideas, Inspiration, and Meals of Food and Challenges | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
Gather small groups of training-teaching-learning colleagues over meals, as I have so many times over the past few years while attending conferences, and you’ll find yourself exploding with ideas. ...
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ALA Annual Conference 2011: Technology, Community, and Collaboration

ALA Annual Conference 2011: Technology,  Community, and Collaboration | Community, Collaboration, and Volunteerism | Scoop.it
Attending the American Library Association (ALA) 2011 Annual Conference in New Orleans last week once again inspired a deep appreciation for how technology, people, and dreams are combining to crea...
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