part-time – fully professional

 I love being part-time.  Like so many folks I have the career thing bubbling on the hob with the family thing.  When these 'things' are in balance I have found being part-time allows me some useful perspective.  I don't get as mired in inertia and cynicism as I have occasionally found happens when doing 9-5 … Continue reading part-time – fully professional

cpd23 ‘Thing 7’ – National, regional and special interest groups

Deep cleansing breath... CILIP groups.  Here we go. By dint of geography and the sector within which I work the most relevant CILIP groups are: Academic and Research Libraries Group (ARLG), which as of the beginning of 2012 is now the focus at national and regional level for my sector.  Previous to this both CoFHE (Colleges of … Continue reading cpd23 ‘Thing 7’ – National, regional and special interest groups

The story so far…

Or  Thing 5 - Reflective Practice and maybe a bit of Things 6 and 7 Online Networks and Real Life Networks. To tweet or not to tweet? Twitter has yet to become part of my daily life although I am beginning to see its advantages.  We had a pretty serious incident within our local community … Continue reading The story so far…