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*New Date Added* Digital Marketing and Online Tools: online training for PiCS [Australia time]
Jul
10
3:00 PM15:00

*New Date Added* Digital Marketing and Online Tools: online training for PiCS [Australia time]

This is part of the online training I'm doing with PiCS in 2017.

Time and date

The training will take place over two sessions a week apart, each lasting two hours.

  • Digital Tools Part 1) July 10th. 3pm - 5pm AEST
  • Digital Tools Part 2) July 14th. 3pm - 5pm AEST

Course Content

This online training covers several useful online tools to help modern libraries communicate. They're all free to use, they all help solve existing problems, and they're all available to use right away (rather than being some kind of 'future trend' which is still a couple of years off...) 

Tools and concepts covered include marketing with video, online publishing platforms, augmented reality, mobile and apps, and geolocational platforms. 

In week one learn whats new, take away and test it out. Come back in week two and share with the group your experience. 

“I’ll be bringing loads of new things back to teach others. I’m bursting with ideas. Great content, all legitimately relevant. Lots of good tips. I agree that everything Ned taught us can be used immediately as opposed to talking about future trends like a lot of presenters do. Super practical!!” PiCS, New Zealand

“The most interesting and enaging webinar I have ever been on. Considering it was 2.5-3 hours long it seemed to fly by. It’s given me lots of inspiration on how we can creatively engage with our users, especially the remote ones” - NHS, Buckinghamshire

”I really enjoyed the day, opened my eyes to lots of new tools and made me realise that digital marketing doesn’t have to be Facebook” - UKeIG, London

“Ned is an expert presenter whom I would recommend to any colleagues with an interest in this topic.” - Academic & Research Libraries Group
— Feedback from previous online and face-to-face versions of this course

Format

These will be interactive online workshops, using GoTo Training software. Delegates will log-in on their PCs, and we'll run the training and provide tech support, plus all the slides and materials and an online booklet with the tasks and instructions in.

Booking

You can book onto this course via the PiCS website - go to pics.com.au/events-2/58-digital-tools-and-emerging-technologies-for-libraries/ or click the image below. The cost is A$320 excl GST. This includes all the materials to cascade across your own institution.

Click to go to pics.com.au in a new window for further info and booking

Click to go to pics.com.au in a new window for further info and booking

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Digital Marketing and Online Tools: online training for PiCS [New Zealand time]
Jun
13
9:00 AM09:00

Digital Marketing and Online Tools: online training for PiCS [New Zealand time]

This is part of the second wave of online training I'm doing with PiCS in 2017. There will be three separate courses, done across a couple of different time zones for the Australasian library world. They're all communication themed, and the second set are on digital marketing and online tools.

Time and date

The training will take place over two sessions a week apart, each lasting two hours.

  • Digital Tools Part 1) June 13th. 9am - 11am Auckland time.
  • Digital Tools Part 2) June 20th. 9am - 11am Auckland time.

    [Click here for all times and dates: including this course at different times and dates, and two other sets of workshops delivered online for PiCS this year.]

Course Content

This online training covers several useful online tools to help modern libraries communicate. They're all free to use, they all help solve existing problems, and they're all available to use right away (rather than being some kind of 'future trend' which is still a couple of years off...) 

Tools and concepts covered include marketing with video, online publishing platforms, augmented reality, mobile and apps, and geolocational platforms. 

In week one learn whats new, take away and test it out. Come back in week two and share with the group your experience. 

“I’ll be bringing loads of new things back to teach others. I’m bursting with ideas. Great content, all legitimately relevant. Lots of good tips. I agree that everything Ned taught us can be used immediately as opposed to talking about future trends like a lot of presenters do. Super practical!!” PiCS, New Zealand

“The most interesting and enaging webinar I have ever been on. Considering it was 2.5-3 hours long it seemed to fly by. It’s given me lots of inspiration on how we can creatively engage with our users, especially the remote ones” - NHS, Buckinghamshire

”I really enjoyed the day, opened my eyes to lots of new tools and made me realise that digital marketing doesn’t have to be Facebook” - UKeIG, London

“Ned is an expert presenter whom I would recommend to any colleagues with an interest in this topic.” - Academic & Research Libraries Group
— Feedback from previous online and face-to-face versions of this course

Format

These will be interactive online workshops, using online software. Delegates will log-in on their PCs, and we'll run the training and provide tech support, plus all the slides and materials and an online booklet with the tasks and instructions in.

As well as hands-on exercises, there will be chances throughout to ask questions and interact with other delegates, just as you'd expect in face-to-face onsite training. All the content and materials are tailored for the online environment and I've got this whole thing down to a fine art, it works well.

We've left a week between the two parts because there will be some ideas to go away and play and things to try out between sessions. In this particular course it'll be all about trying out the tools and emerging technologies we discuss.

Booking

You can book onto this course via the PiCS website - go to pics.com.au/events-2/58-digital-tools-and-emerging-technologies-for-libraries/ or click the image below. The cost is A$320 excl GST. This includes all the materials to cascade across your own institution.

Click to go to PiCS.com.au in a new window, for more details including booking info

Click to go to PiCS.com.au in a new window, for more details including booking info

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Digital Marketing Toolkit: full-day workshop for LIEM
Apr
28
9:30 AM09:30

Digital Marketing Toolkit: full-day workshop for LIEM

My annual workshop for Libraries and Information East Midlands is on a different theme this year - it's the digital marketing toolkit. Taking place on the Clifton Campus of Nottingham Trent University.

More info including booking can be found on the LIEM website here.

The pub in the picture (a famous Nottingham institution) is NOT involved in the training, sadly, but I couldn't find a CC0 picture of Nottingham Trent...

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Digital Communications Toolkit, Dublin, for ANLTC
Apr
29
9:30 AM09:30

Digital Communications Toolkit, Dublin, for ANLTC

I'm very excited to be running a full-day digital comms workshop for the Academic and National Library Training Cooperative, in Dublin.

Full details including how to book are available on the ANLTC website - really excited about this! Booking closes April 8th so get in there quick...

You can also read some feedback from previous versions of this course. It's very hands-on, and very much about tools and technologies you can use (for free) right away, as soon as you get back to work after the training.

[Header image is CC-0.]

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Workshop: Emerging Technologies and Communications in Libraries, for PiCS in Wellington, New Zealand
Nov
12
4:30 PM16:30

Workshop: Emerging Technologies and Communications in Libraries, for PiCS in Wellington, New Zealand

I am running a workshop on digital communication for PiCS in Wellington, after the LIANZA conference. This will cover different subject matter to my LIANZA keynote and workshops!

Full details including book info can be found on the PiCS website.

Header image by russellstreet.

 

 

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