Building Your Professional Career with Networking

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Part of a TxLA13 panel discussion with:
Terri L Gibbs — Denton Public Library Emily Fowler Central Library
Greg G Hardin — Texas Woman's University
Janelle Hedstrom — University of Texas-Austin
Valerie J Hill — Lewisville ISD Ethridge Elementary School

Published in: Education, Business

Building Your Professional Career with Networking

  1. 1. Building YourProfessional Career withNetworkingGreg HardinTxLA13April 24, 2013
  2. 2. Preparing new librarians for careerand organisational impactJulia Leong and Maree VaughanRMIT University MelbourneAustralia
  3. 3. Personal Learning Networks (PLN)“the people you choose to connectwith and learn from.”~ Shelly Terrell
  4. 4. Notes on cultivating a personallearning networktips fromHoward Rheingold
  5. 5. Explore
  6. 6. Search
  7. 7. Follow
  8. 8. Tune
  9. 9. Feed
  10. 10. Engage
  11. 11. Inquire
  12. 12. Respond
  13. 13. • Consume• Connect• Create• Contribute
  14. 14. Networking At Conferences:Developing Your ProfessionalSupport System
  15. 15. Organize yourFavorites
  16. 16. Meet NewCollaborators
  17. 17. Virtual Participation
  18. 18. MaintainingMomentum
  19. 19. Building Blocks forPersonal Brands
  20. 20. What’s My Name?
  21. 21. Refine the Message
  22. 22. Channel Surf
  23. 23. Build Bridges
  24. 24. Revisiting the ALAMembership Pyramid(Young ProfessionalsTask Force)
  25. 25. ALAThinkTank
  26. 26. What do you want to learn?Use & monitor #hashtagsRead & commentDon’t forget to shareWatch & learn
  27. 27. #makeithappen
  28. 28. ReferencesAll Images from the University of North Texas Libraries’ Portal to Texas Historyhttp://texashistory.unt.edu/Frierson, E. (2011). Revisiting the ALA Membership Pyramid. In The Library With The Lead Pipe, 1-6.Kowalsky, M. (2012). NETWORKING AT CONFERENCES: DEVELOPING YOUR PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT SYSTEM. KnowledgeQuest, 41(2), 60-63.LaGarde, J., & Whitehead, T. (2012). POWER UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL LEARNING. Knowledge Quest, 41(2), 8-13.Leong, J., & Vaughan, M. (2010). Preparing new librarians for career and organisational impact. Library Management, 31(8),635-644. doi:10.1108/01435121011093405Rheingold, Howard. (2011). Notes on cultivating a personal learning network. Howard Rheingolds Teaching Noteshttp://howardrheingoldsteachingnotes.posterous.com/notes-on-growing-a-personal-learning-networkThomas, L. (2011). Building Blocks for Personal Brands. Journal Of Web Librarianship, 5(2), 142-145.
  29. 29. Thank You!Greg Hardin@ghardin

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