Podcast Episode 7: NLS9 co-convenors Pixie and James tell us about Adelaide, Venn diagrams and library deviants

The date and location for the 9th New Librarians' Symposium has just been announced, so we asked co-convenors Pixie Stardust and James Wilson to tell us about the committee's plans, why Adelaide is a great place to visit and how the symposium theme - Collaborate, Deviate, Innovate came about. Meet the NLS9 committee and follow the team on Inst…

Podcast Episode 6: Amy interviews Clare Thorpe and Sally about introverts, extroverts and conference massages!

In this episode, Amy talked to Clare Thorpe and Sally about introverts and extroverts and how to network, attend events and build your career in a way that works for you. If you are nervous about attending events, this episode is full of great tips for how to turn up and participate and we discuss why networking is a muscle that needs to be flexed…

Podcast Episode 2: Sally & Amy talk LIANZA, embracing opportunities and logo fail

Welcome to Episode 2! We talk about our presentation at the LIANZA Open 17 conference, why we decided to start podcasting and why saying no is important. Plus why getting things wrong can be good! Here's what we mentioned during this episode: Our Open Sesame! slides and the live recording. Plus the Storify of our LIANZA presentation. …

Podcast Episode 1: Dr Matt Finch talks libraries, memories and legs

  In our very first podcast episode, we talked with Dr Matt Finch about how a kindy teacher ended up delivering keynotes with his mouth taped shut and workshops that use toilet rolls and sticky tape. We also discussed music, library experiences, shaving your legs and GLAM fashion. Here are links to things we discussed in this episode: …