This is a two-part webinar screening that will be held at the METRO Training Center. By registering on this page, you also register to attend the second part on Thursday, June 9th from 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM.
From staff supervision to budgets, the work of the library administrator is never done. In this webinar screening, library director and technology expert Kenley Neufeld offers simple, practical steps for using free or low-cost technology to help make library administration and communication with staff more effective and efficient. You'll learn to implement new communication tools, use cloud-based tools such as Google Docs for document collaboration, solve problems using social media, and manage stress for more effective listening and communication.
Topics Covered in This Workshop Include:
Better Communication through Technology
Communicating via Text and Instant Message, and using a Smart Phone
Integrating Around Google: Using Google Voice, G-Mail, Google Docs and other Google Tools
Staying Connected with tools like GroupMe, Boxcar, Twitter and Facebook
How to use these tools to stay informed
Increasing Your Efficiency as a Manager
Using Calendar tools like Google Calendar, Doodle and RTM
Making collaboration easier with Google Docs
Using Dropbox: A lifesaver
*Please Read or View the Following Materials Before the Workshop*
Pamela Paul, Don’t Call me, I Won’t Call You. New York Times, March 18th, 2011. http://nyti.ms/fPJS4c