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ALA: Hold Tight, People.

Heeeey Friends! Whew, this last week or so has been wicked-mad-cool-sick-nasty-awesome! So in my last few posts, I’ve mentioned that I would be attending the American Library Association (ALA) conference this year in Orlando. If you’ve been following my Facebook, Twitter … Continue reading

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Batten Down The Hatches. It’s Summer Time!

Hey Friends! Whew! This last week has been a blur. If you’re in public libraries, then you know that we’ve just entered the roughest, toughest, busiest time of the year. That’s right, the annual Summer Reading Program (SRP). For the last … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: Copyright and Permission

Hey Friends! Wow, I’ve been waiting for MONTHS to write this post. So many other posts and events were getting in the way, This week, I wanted to talk about using copyrighted materials with your library and obtaining permission. Recently, … Continue reading

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Brash Librarian Turns 30!

Hey Friends! I hope everyone is doing well, I know I sure am. About 10 days ago, I was debating what to do for my birthday last Saturday on May 21st. Being the frugal person that I usually am, I … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: Skills And Confidence (Part 3)

Hey Friends! Last week, I delved into my ongoing series of confidence and skills to help you climb the ladder. Confidence comes from two different places: skills, and experience. Remember, each affects the other: Building skills provides experience to help you … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: Skills, Experience, Confidence (Part 1)

Hey Friends! This week or two have been craaaaazy, but the good part is all that crazy gave me inspiration for this week’s post. Today I want to talk about the importance in having different skill sets in different areas. The … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: What Library School DOESN’T Teach You, Part 5: Management

Hey Friends! Holy smokes, what a week or two it’s been. Ever since I took this new job as Circulation Manager, it’s been a roller coaster of crazy. Yes, I’ve been a manager before, but that was Technical Services with … Continue reading

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