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Language, Literacy & Numeracy

Once known as the “3 Rs” (Readin’, wRitin’ and ‘Rithmatic), LLN or Language, Literacy and Numeracy are the core skills of a developed society. These skills allow us to communicate ideas, thoughts and needs to others. They allow us to increase our...

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The 7 Rules of Motivation

We become what we think about. To change our lifestyle we must change our thinking habits. We change our thinking habits by being aware of them, and focusing on desired goals.

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Saving Budget – Articulating your library’s value to increase your library budget

Diminishing budgets, lack of money, cut-backs, scarcity, doing without, redundancies…. sound familiar? A frustrating reality for many libraries on a daily basis. But if we dissect this… what is really going on here?

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Get to know: Billy – Company hound aka Team Supervisor

Billy, born on the 1st January 2005, started life as a pup with an identity crisis. In his mind, he is a human who happens to wear a fur coat. He never quite got the memo that he is a dog, and his family have never quite had the heart to tell him...

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SMART Tables – The New Blackboards

When I was a little girl, starting school, I would marvel at my teacher’s skills and abilities to use coloured chalk to create intricate artworks on the blackboard.  People, animals and landscapes would all begin to emerge from the blackness.  Can...

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The Top 10 Skills Required for a Successful Library and Information Services Career

In a rapidly changing environment, it is critical that Library and Information Services (LIS) workers are equipped with the right skills to not only get the job done, but to excel and contribute to the wider organisation’s success. Some of these...

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“Devout Irreverence” – A summary of the Library Innovations Forum @ SLQ Part 1

In late March 2015, the State Library of QLD hosted its Library Innovations Forum – an annual forum for exploring the latest innovations, ideas and trends for the Library and Information Services (LIS) sector.

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The Practical Guide to Achievement and Personal Fulfilment – Attracting Abundance

There are simple means to attract abundance; all you need to do is learn how to attract it. Follow the means to attract abundance and start living the life you’ve always dreamed of “

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