the future of libraries in the digital age
Your Name and Title: Africa Hands, Independent Librarian
Library, School, or Organization Name: Hands On Research Solutions
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Kentucky, USA
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Librarians who want to broaden their network
Short Session Description (one line): 10 tips for getting started and doing more on LinkedIn.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): Your Name and Title:
It's my personal mission to get more librarians and information professionals active on LinkedIn. Not only it is a great place to network with fellow librarians, LinkedIn is a top spot for recruiters to find active and passive job seekers. Additionally, it is a fabulous place to share with the world what makes libraries and librarians so incredibly awesome! I'll give you my top "LinkedIn in 10" pointers, tips, and maybe a few hacks to get you started building your network within libraryland and outside of the library. LinkedIn has changed in the past year, come to the presentation to see what's new and what keeps professionals coming back to this social networking tool.
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Great topic, and plenty of success stories for being LinkedIn.