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November 6, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sponsored by- InSync Training
As training practitioners, we spend a great deal of time talking about how people learn, how to help people learn, and how to use that learning to help organizations improve. But “learning” often looks like doing, and talking with others about what we’re doing. This is frequently how we learn and how we help others learn. In this session, we’ll look at what to narrate as well as how and when
Sponsored by- Washington State Library
Both kindness and gratitude are important ingredients to a happy life as well as essential to building strong professional and personal relationships. During this course, participants will: 1) Learn practical strategies to cultivate more positivity in yourself, your relationships, and teams by harnessing the power of kindness and gratitude, 2) Delve into what it means to practice “kind communication” and how this can improve your relationships, and 3) Contemplate what a massive study of successful teams undertaken by Google teaches us about team dynamics.
Sponsored by- National Network of Libraries of Medicine
In this class, participants will learn how to effectively provide mental health information using the best free electronic resources as well as best approaches for handling interactions with emotional patrons.
November 6, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by- Booklist
Picture books entertain, enlighten, and educate young children. Join representatives from Baker & Taylor, Beaming Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Penguin Random House Canada, and Simon & Schuster as they present new books that kids will love.
Sponsored by- GuideStar
The planning and execution of a successful #GivingTuesday awareness campaign can be daunting, especially if you are just getting started. But don’t worry, we’ve gathered experts from #GivingTuesday and Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. to share their experiences and help you make the most of the next few weeks to ensure your success.
November 6, 2018, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Sponsored by- Federal Depository Library Program
Attendees should gain an enhanced understanding of the publicly-accessible information resources produced by the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, National Intelligence University, and National Reconnaissance Office and how these agencies carry out their policymaking activities.
November 6, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by- Bloomerang
Join Terry Axelrod, founder of Benevon, who will lead you through a step-by-step process for "missionizing" each of your events and designing a sustainable system of events that furthers your engagement of individual donors and grows major gifts.
November 6, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Sponsored by- Texas State Library and Archives Commission
This is an introductory overview of the importance of the library's website -- your virtual branch -- that busts common myths and misconceptions about your library's online presence. We'll cover the 25 most common website problems and how to fix them.
November 6, 2018, 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Sponsored by- Technology & Innovation in Education
Join Bailey Kowalski to learn about how Google Forms can change your life! Using them will save you time, give you data and more. Use forms for everything from gathering information about your learners to formative assessment. They allow for a variety of options, including self-graded quizzes with automatic feedback. Sign-up for this fast paced session to learn all the Google Forms life hacks and come up with some of your own!