Skillsharing Conversations are one-hour, virtual conversations on relevant library topics. Each conversation will follow an agenda and will be moderated by one of our talented colleagues, providing a great opportunity for the NJ Library community to learn and grow together.
Moderator: Jennifer Larsen, User Experience/Adult Services Librarian, Sayreville Public Library
Date: Friday, May 21st
NOTE: This conversation will be for sharing useful podcasts, and will not include information about creating podcasts.
1. Podcasts for Professional Development
a. Sponsored content (ALA, BookList, PW)
b. For librarians/by librarians
c. By topic
i. management techniques
ii. communication skills
iii. time management
iv. customer service/difficult interactions
vii. community partnerships/outreach
x. mentorship/career paths
2. Podcasts for Reader's Advisory
a. Publisher Sponsored
ii. science fiction and fantasy
iv. comics and graphic novels
c. Under-represented populations
3. Podcasts as Readers Advisory
a. fiction podcasts
b. "bed-time" podcasts
c. public domain readings
Please contact Theresa at theresa@librarylinknj if you would like to moderate a future Skillsharing Conversation, or if you have topic suggestions.