Monthly Archives: June 2011

CPD23 Thing 3: Consider Your Personal Brand

I first started considering my online personal brand about a year ago after I attended the CILIP New Professionals Information Day in 2010. During a presentation at the event, Phil Bradley emphasised the importance of googling yourself from time to … Continue reading

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End of Term Reflections

The last term of the year has finally come to an end, the students have finished their exams and the library is empty – literally empty. All the books have either been removed or covered with plastic sheeting, the furniture … Continue reading

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CPD23 Thing 2: Investigate some other blogs (and make comments!)

I actually found this exercise quite challenging, as although I do read a lot of library-related blogs, I very rarely leave comments on them. I’ll admit to being more of a lurker than a contributor within the blogosphere, but I … Continue reading

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CPD23 – 23 Things for Professional Development

It’s all about 23 Things programmes for me at the moment! I am currently contributing blog posts to Cam23 2.0 and CPD23, and both of these excellent programmes kick off today.  In addition to writing for both programmes, I have … Continue reading

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Cambridge 23 Things

Last year a group of librarians in Cambridge got together and organised a very successful 23 Things programme for library staff who work for Cambridge University, Faculty and College libraries. This year, myself and some other Cambridge library people have … Continue reading

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