Professional Development

Are you overwhelmed with 'stuff'? Andy Tattersall shares his Top Ten 'filters for the workplace' tips and tools.

Posted 19 March 2014

Applicants from around the world sought for Roger K Summit Scholarship worth $5000.

Posted 07 March 2014

FOSTER is an EC-funded project aiming to help young researchers learn about Open Science, OA and more.

Posted 07 February 2014

Donald Lickley reviews an "excellent" careers handbook for information and knowledge professionals.

Posted 13 January 2014

Practical methodology focuses on quick wins, user feedback, and frequent iteration to deal with enterprise search challenges

Posted 13 December 2013

Embedded librarians don't wait to be asked - they anticipate.

Posted 06 December 2013

Starr Hoffman explores how academic librarians can enrich scholarly conversations.

Posted 27 November 2013

If we don't take care of our professional future someone else will do it for us!

Posted 30 September 2013

Information professionals share their latest projects and innovations at this year's Internet Librarian International conference (Olympia Conference Centre, London, 15-16 October 2013).

Posted 20 September 2013

Four professional associations collaborating on toolkit.

Posted 14 August 2013

Shaida Dorabjee and Elisabeth Goodman on why so called 'soft skills' are vital for information professionals.

Posted 31 July 2013

Phil Bradley on why information professionals should be adding Google+ to their social media portfolio.

Posted 24 July 2013

Ian Clark paints a picture of an ideal professional body for the library and information world.

Posted 18 July 2013

Lisa Sabbage on how she uses floorwalking to help fee-earners improve their research skills.

Posted 13 July 2013

The 2013 ISKO UK conference is focusing on the research - and practice - of knowledge organisation.

Posted 25 June 2013

Olivia Greenstreet reports from the annual conference of CILIP's Multimedia Information and Technology Group.

Posted 12 April 2013

UKeiG is now seeking the 2013 nominations for award in the field of information retrieval.

Posted 11 April 2013

How much can you learn from attending a conference that has nothing to do with your core business? The answer is - a lot!

Posted 02 April 2013

A major European initiative sets out to bridge the digital skills gap.

Posted 05 March 2013

Can you communicate important messages with clarity and grace - and in 60 seconds or less?! Suzanne Wheatley explores the art of elevator pitching.

Posted 08 February 2013

The MmIT National conference is just around the corner. Olivia Greenstreet introduces this year's key theme.

Posted 05 February 2013

Emily Goodhand - @copyrightgirl - shares her top copyright tips.

Posted 01 February 2013

Phil Bradley recommends we try some new tools - or revisit ones we may previously have rejected.

Posted 18 January 2013

Gary Green describes how a free web service can help you connect social media and other channels to save time and maximise impact.

Posted 21 December 2012

Did you set yourself objectives for 2012? It's time to audit your skills and achievements.

Posted 14 December 2012