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Sunsetting: What Libraries Can Learn from Tech Companies

Sunsetting: What Libraries Can Learn from Tech Companies

http://librarylostfound.com/2015/04/10/sunsetting-what-libraries-can-learn-from-tech-companies/

“Here’s four lessons about sunsetting from the tech world that we can apply to libraries:

  1. Choose to Sunset Wisely
  2. Retire Slowly
  3. Answer ALL the Questions
  4. Communicate Sensitively”

Read the post for the details.

Stephen

Posted on: April 20, 2015, 6:36 am Category: Uncategorized

Why Responsive Design Should Be One of Your Top Priorities

Why Responsive Design Should Be One of Your Top Priorities

Responsive Design Infographic (1)

http://rebuildnation.com/why-responsive-design-should-be-one-of-your-top-priorities/ 

Stephen

Posted on: April 20, 2015, 6:09 am Category: Uncategorized

Demographics: Composition of Leading Social Networks

Demographics: Composition of Leading Social Networks

2. Demographics of Key Social Network Platforms,  Data From Pew Internet

Demographics of Key Social Networking Platforms

Posted on: April 20, 2015, 6:05 am Category: Uncategorized

Study Shows Internet Access Inflates Your Sense of Internal Knowledge

Study Shows Internet Access Inflates Your Sense of Internal Knowledge

http://gizmodo.com/study-shows-internet-access-inflates-your-sense-of-inte-1694970855

“If you don’t know something, you Google it. Of course you do. But researchers suggest that the digital fast track to knowledge can inflate our sense of how much information is actually stored away in our brain.

Researchers from Yale have carried out experiments to investigate how Internet searching changes the way people rate their own internal knowledge. Using over 1,000 student participants, the team carried out a series of nine different tests that compared participants who used the Internet for knowledge acquisition to those using other means. The results appear to suggest that the use of the Internet boosts perception of knowledge, even when it’s about something unrelated to previous online exploration.”

More: http://gizmodo.com/study-shows-internet-access-inflates-your-sense-of-inte-1694970855

Stephen

Posted on: April 19, 2015, 7:01 am Category: Uncategorized

All the Charts, Tables, and Checklists You Need to Conduct Better Meetings

HBR:

All the Charts, Tables, and Checklists You Need to Conduct Better Meetings

https://hbr.org/2015/04/all-the-charts-tables-and-checklists-you-need-to-conduct-better-meetings

 

Sample:

W150319_HBRSTAFF_MEETINGPREPARATION

Stephen

Posted on: April 19, 2015, 6:54 am Category: Uncategorized

The Difference Between Content Sharing and Content Creation [Infographic]

The Difference Between Content Sharing and Content Creation [Infographic]

http://www.adweek.com/socialtimes/the-difference-between-content-sharing-and-content-creation-infographic/618732

Stephen

Posted on: April 19, 2015, 6:14 am Category: Uncategorized

This one chart shows the PC’s best days might be behind it

This one chart shows the PC’s best days might be behind it

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/pc-shipment-growth-decline-2015-4#ixzz3XNobQRxm

bii sai cotd global pc shipments growth

Stephen

Posted on: April 18, 2015, 6:12 am Category: Uncategorized