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3 quick tips for 2015

Dec. 3rd | Posted by 0 comments
Time friendlyHere are three time friendly research tips from 2014 to keep building on in 2015 and beyond. Here are three time friendly tips from 2014 to help you hone what you are looking for, and deliver it with zing. Read more...

The business of getting a better question to answer

Apr. 16th | Posted by 0 comments
Photo by Constance ArdIf ever there was a time to hone your skills at getting to the essence of the matter, it is now. With information users overwhelmed with information overload, and needing to sift through too much irrelevant material to find a few nuggets of insight, the ability to drill down to the essence of the matter, is a valuable skill. Read more...

The importance of getting the research brief right

Apr. 16th | Posted by 0 comments
Photo by Constance ArdGetting the research brief right has always been an important skill for corporate librarians. Interpreting their colleagues’ technical information research requests, tracking down the right information, and meeting demanding time frames is all in a day’s work for corporate librarians. Read more...

Overloaded & underwhelmed

Feb. 21st | Posted by 2 comments
Business comparison graph_iStock_000005308410SmallIn 2014, professions are focussing on value, according to the recent results of the BRW/Beaton Client Choice Awards. The BRW/Beaton Client Choice Awards are a major review of the perceptions of over 41,000 clients engaging with Australian professional service firms in management consulting, law, accounting and consulting engineering. Within firms, information professionals have the same concerns about how their services are valued by their colleagues. Read more...

Handy tips for presenting with confidence

Jun. 1st | Posted by 0 comments
tipsAt the AIIP Conference in Denver, CO, Heather delivered a tips session sharing some handy tips for new and experienced speakers to help them to feel at ease, engage with an audience and enjoy their speaking opportunities. "One of the best parts of the Conference, especially Heather’s public speaking session." Read more...