Category Archives: PLN

Focussing on the “life” in work-life balance.

I don’t think it’s any secret I love conferences. I’m an aural learner, I thrive on networking and am extremely extroverted. I live to share and learn and am super excited by the energy of professional events. I’ve spent the … Continue reading

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A challenge to my PLN

Earlier this year, in one of my “I must do everything at once” phases, I attended the ALIA Boardroom Bound workshop at Information Online. Let’s just say I was pretty overcommitted professionally at the time, and decided that the way … Continue reading

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How to keep your conference mojo

One of the very cool things at #NLS5 (and there were many) was the “socialbook” which was a big whiteboard where attendees could write what the conference was meaning to them. In many ways it was like the back of … Continue reading

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NLS5 & Library Camp Australia round-up

One of the things I’ve noticed about myself in terms of reflecting on professional development is that I have an intense burst during the event, where I am supercharged and keen and have a million ideas firing, and then afterwards … Continue reading

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#libcampadel

I’m at Library Camp Adelaide and I just gave this presentation. Looking forward to a great day! Twitter: #libcampadel I am tweeting from @naomidoessel

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I heart my PLN

I miss my PLN. I met a lot of them IRL last week at #ALIAioc and since I got back to reality I have been far too slammed to even think about doing much connecting online, and also possibly a … Continue reading

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Same same. But different.

I have never been to Asia. Unless you count Singapore Airport where I spent a few hours on a stopover. As all I did was have a massage, a shower, buy an overpriced day-old sandwich and a packet of chicken … Continue reading

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