Where possible I've linked to the presentation materials below. You can view all of my public presentations on my Slideshare page and my Prezi page. A preview of upcoming workshops can be found on the right - go to the Events page for full details.

coming up next

2017

  • November 29th, Libraries, Technology + People, remote talk at NSW Libraries training day, Australia
     
  • November 16th, Bridging the gap: strategies to unite academic and librarian perspectives, workshop with David Brown at the Relationship Management Conference, Lancaster
     
  • November 10th, Better Social Media for Libraries, full-day social media workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • October 31st / November 1st, Marketing your library service, online training for NEFLIN, Florida USA
     
  • October 17th + 18th, Marketing Library Services, two-part online training for Massey University, New Zealand
     
  • October 16th, Marketing your library: principles and actions, full day workshop at Internet Librarian International, London
     
  • August 10th + 17th, Social Media: Next Steps, two-part online training for Australian libraries, with PiCS
     
  • August 9th, UX and Ethnography in Libraries, online training for NEFLIN, Florida USA
     
  • July 24th + 31st, Social Media: Next Steps, two-part online training for New Zealand libraries, with PiCS
     
  • July 10th + 14th, Digital Tools & Emerging Technologies, two-part online training for Australian libraries, with PiCS
     
  • June 29th + 30th, Social Media and Marketing for Libraries, two-day workshop for the Initiative Fortbildung in Berlin, Germany
     
  • June 16th + 23rd, Digital Tools & Emerging Technologies, two-part online training for Australian libraries, with PiCS
     
  • June 12th + 19th, Digital Tools & Emerging Technologies, two-part online training for New Zealand libraries, with PiCS
     
  • June 6th + 7th, UXLibs III: User Experience In Libraries Conference, Glasgow
     
  • May 22nd, Creating Amazing Prezi Presentations, online training for NEFLIN, Florida USA
     
  • May 12th, Marketing Your Library Service, full-day workshop for the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds
     
  • May 2nd, Marketing Modern Libraries, online training delivered for PCI Webinars, USA
     
  • April 28th, Digital Marketing Toolkit, full day workshop for Library and Information East Midlands, Nottingham
     
  • April 27th + May 4th, Marketing Your Library, two-part online training for Australian libraries, with PiCS
     
  • April 24th, Guest Lecture, on marketing library services, at Sheffield Information School as part of their Masters course
     
  • April 20th, Design and Ethnography in Libraries, talk for the Good Things Foundation, Sheffield
     
  • April 4th + 11th, Marketing your library, two-part online training for New Zealand libraries, with PiCS
     
  • March 17th, Starting small and scaling up: UX at York, talk at the Northern Collaboration UX event in Huddersfield
     
  • March 9th, Ethnography and Design in the Library: Explorations in UX, talk at the Human Computer Interaction research cluster, Computer Sciences, York
     
  • February 23rd, Presentation Skills, full day presentation skills workshop for the Bodleian Libraires, Oxford
     
  • February 17th, UX, Ethnography and Possibilities: for Libraries, Archives and Museums, talk for the Welsh Governments Marketing Awards for LAMs
     
  • February 13th / 15th, Twitter and Blogging: Next Steps, online training for NEFLIN, Florida USA
     
  • January 27th, Marketing Your Library Service, full-day workshop for the Bodleian Libraries, Oxford

2016

  • December 22nd, Word of Mouth Marketing for Libraries, online training delivered for PCI Webinars, USA
     
  • December 15th, Marketing your library service, full-day workshop for the Awen Cultural Trust, Bridgend, Wales
     
  • December 8th, Marketing your library service, full-day workshop for the Academic and Research Library Group, Loughborough
     
  • December 1st, Marketing Masterclass, full-day workshop for CILIP, London
     
  • November 24th, Twitter and Blogging for Organisations: Next Steps, full-day social media workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • July 25th / 27th, Presentation Skills, online training for NEFLIN, Florida USA
     
  • June 23rd + 24th, UXLibs II: User Experience In Libraries Conference, Manchester
     
  • June 17th, Twitter and Blogging for Organisations: Next Steps, full-day social media workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • June 16th, Marketing, Advocacy and Word of Mouth for front-line staff, 2 hour workshop for the University of Westminster, London
     
  • June 4th, Life, Librarianship + Everything, talk from #NLPNOpen event, Manchester
     
  • May 27th, Marketing your library service: principles and actions, full day communications workshop for the Bodleian Libraires, Oxford
     
  • May 5th, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • April 29th, Digital Marketing Toolit, full-day workshop for Academic and National Library Training Cooperative, Dublin Ireland
     
  • April 19th, Strategic Marketing for Libraries: what it is and what it is not, half-day workshop for Academic and National Library Training Cooperative, Dublin Ireland
     
  • April 15th, Marketing and Social Media for Health Libraries, full day workshop for East Midlands NHS Libraries, Derby
     
  • April 4th / 6th, Marketing your library service, online training for NEFLIN, Florida USA
     
  • March 4th, Making your message stick, full day presentation skills workshop for LIEM, De Montford University
     
  • Februrary 26th, Making your message stick, full day presentation skills workshop for the Bodleian Libraires, Oxford
     
  • January 25th / 27th, Emerging Technologies and Digital Communications, online training for NEFLIN, Florida USA

2015

  • December 11th, Emerging Technologies and Digital Communications, full-day workshop for Newcastle University
     
  • November 12th, Emerging Technologies and Digital Communications, full-day workshop for PiCS, Wellington New Zealand
     
  • November 11th, Marketing your library service, workshop for LIANZA, Wellington New Zealand
     
  • November 10th, How to Shout so Your Users Will Listen, keynote for LIANZA Conference 2015, Wellington New Zealand
     
  • October 16th, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for CILIP NW + ARLG, Liverpool
     
  • October 2nd, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for the British Library
     
  • September 25th, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for the British Library
     
  • September 24th, Twitter and Blogging for Organisations: Improvers Level, full-day social media workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • September 4th, Digital Communications, full-day marketing with new technologies workshop for UKeIG, York
     
  • July 24th, Twitter and Blogging for Organisations: Improvers Level, full-day social media workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • July 1st, Using social media as a leader and as a manager, webinar for SLA Leadership & Management Division
     
  • June 29th, Visitors and Residents: Useful Social Media in Libraries, keynote for Interlend 2015 in Manchester
     
  • June 26th, Strategic and Online Marketing, full day workshop for Oxford Brookes University
     
  • June 24th, Lights, Camera, Action Plans, members paper at the BLA Conference in Liverpool
     
  • June 19th, Strategic Marketing, full-day strategic marketing and social media workshop for the University of Salford Library
     
  • June 2nd, Marketing School Libraries, full-day strategic marketing and presentation skills workshop for the School Libraries Association, Bristol
     
  • May 20th, Strategic Marketing, half-day marketing and social media workshop for the University of the Arts, London
     
  • May 8th, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for CILIP-NE, Darlington
     
  • April 24th, Marketing your library service, full-day comms workshop for PiCS, Brisbane Australia
     
  • April 22nd, Marketing your library service, full-day comms workshop for PiCS, Sydney Australia
     
  • April 20th, Marketing your library service, full-day comms workshop for PiCS, Melbourne Australia
     
  • March 25th, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • March 5th, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for Libraries and Information East Midlands, Leicester
     
  • February 25th, Digital Communications, full-day marketing with new technologies workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • Februrary 6th, Making your message stick, full day presentation skills workshop for the Bodleian Libraires, Oxford
     
  • January 15th, Establishing an eLibrary, half-day training for the Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust, online

2014

  • December 3rd, Digital Communications, full-day marketing with new technologies workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • December 1st, Social Media Marketing , for the York Publisher's Forum
     
  • November 26th, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • November 18th, Marketing your Library Service: Principles and Actions, full day workshop for ILIG, London
     
  • November 11th, Social Media Improvers, full day workshop for the British Library
     
  • November 12th, Social Media Improvers, full day workshop for the British Library
     
  • September: 17th, Taming PowerPoint half day workshop, and Introduction to Prezi half day workshop, both for the British Library
     
  • September: 18th, Taming PowerPoint half day workshop, and Introduction to Prezi half day workshop, both for the British Library
     
  • July: 11th, Tuning out the white noise, Keynote for BLA Annual Conference, Leicester
     
  • July: 2nd, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for School Librarians group, Ipswich
     
  • May: 22nd, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for the Open University
     
  • March: 27th, Making your message stick, full-day presentation skills workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • March: 26th, The Digital Marketing Toolkit, full-day workshop for UKeIG, London
     
  • January: 16th, Presentation Skills, full day private workshop for the British Library
     

2013

  • December: 12th, Marketing with Emerging Technologies, workshop for Health Libraries North, Newcastle
     
  • December: 2nd and 3rd: Prezi workshop (half day private workshop), An Introduction to Twitter (half day private workshop), An Introduction to Blogging (half day private workshop), Social Media Improvers (half day private workshop), all for the British Library
     
  • November: 12th, Making your message stick - Presentation Skills for Information Professionals, workshop for UKEIG in London
     
  • October: 7th - 11th, Rethinking Induction, and a full day workshop Marketing Libraries: Principles and Actions, plus You already have a brand: here's 5 ways to influence it: all at the LIASA Conference in South Africa.
     
  • September: 9th, Twitter for Customer Service, private workshop for the British Library at Boston Spa
     
  • August: 29th, Marketing Libraries: What the not-for-profits can learn from the lots-of-profits, free Webinar for WebJunction, view the full archive including slides and audio, here
     
  • May: 16th, Marketing with new technologies, UWE Bristol, Private workshop for ARLG
     
  • May 21st, Marketing with new technologies, Edinburgh, public workshop for UKeIG
     
  • April: 8th, Presentation Skills (full day private workshop for the British Library)
     
  • April 9th, Introduction to blogging for yourself and for the LibraryIntroduction to Tweeting for yourself and for the Library (half day private workshops for the British Library)
     
  • March 21st, Marketing with new technologies. Private workshop for the University of East London.
     
  • January: 29th, Presentation Skills (full day private workshop for the British Library)
     
  • January: 28th, An Introduction to Social Media (2 half day private workshops for the British Library)
     

2012

  • Marketing with new technologies | York, December
    All day workshop for UKeIG.
     
  • Web 2.0 communication | London, November
    Private workshop for the University of the Arts.
     
  • An introduction to social media for organisations | York, September
    All day workshop for UKeIG.
     
  • Creating interactive maps with Prezi | Manchester, August
    Private workshop for the Information Literacy Group.
     
  • Internal marketing and academic libraries | OxfordJuly 24
    Private workshop for the Bodleian Libraries.
     
  • Six things you - yes YOU! - can do to market your service | SLA event in Leeds, June 26
     
  • Professional Networking Tips for New Librarians | 7th June, Webinar, Noon EST / 17:00 GMT.
    Online webinar for the ALA (American Library Association); recorded, so you can watch / listen to all of it, via this post.
     
  • You already have a brand! Here are 5 ways to influence it...
    Keynote at the New Professionals Day in May - the key message is Don't panic! Associated blogpost here.
     
  • Marketing with new technologies
    For the University College Research Group event on Web 2.0 and Mobile Technologies - view the presentation here.

2011

2010

  • Marketing Libraries Outside the Echo Chamber
    In July 2010 Laura Woods and I performed our Escaping the Echo Chamber presentation for the first time, at the CILIP Career Development Group Yorkshire & Humberside AGM in Leeds - you can see the presentation materials here.
     
  • Everything you need to know about blogs and blogging
    I ran a workshop on Everything you need to know about blogs and blogging at CILIP's New Professionals Conference at the University of Sheffield - you can see the presentation materials in this blog post.
     
  • The New Professionals Network
    At the same event, I did a presentation with Chris Rhodes on the launch of the New Professionals Network - you can view the slides here.
     
  • Leeds University Library
    In May 2009 I gave this presentation about the library in general, and the digitisation programme in particular, as part of a CILIP Career Development Group visit to the University - you can see the slides used here.

2009

  • Realising your potential: rising above the stereotypes 
    This paper was given at the CILIP Graduate Open Day in Octoboer 2009.
     

  • Why are we still defined by our building?
    I presented a the CILIP New Professionals Conference in July 2009, winning the Best Paper Prize as voted for by the delegates.

  • Collaborative Digitisation Survey
    A joint presentation given by Jane Secker and me (mostly by Jane, it has to be said!) in July 09, on the initial findings from the major survey into HEIs digitisation under the CLA's scanning licences can be found here.