Get the Message: Sending, Receiving, Managing, and Conquering Your eMail

Date(s) - 09/11/2014
All Day



For many of us, email has become a primary method of communication. But could we be better at using this medium? How many messages do you receive each day that are unclear or leave the wrong impression?  How many times do you actually do this yourself?

And if you are behind in your email, what do you do to get caught up?  How do you convert email into a work productivity tool?

We will cover these issues and many more in this interactive session on everything about email to help you get the message.

Anne Abate ~ Biography

Anne Abate has worked in a wide variety of libraries and library-related organizations during her career.  She is currently the owner of Library Discount Network, a small business that negotiates with database vendors on behalf of library consortia and networks.  The company also provides administrative and management support for nonprofit organizations. Anne has been the Executive Director of the Greater Cincinnati Library Consortium, now known as SWON Libraries, where she coordinated the programs, services, and activities for the members.

Denise Vallandingham ~ Biography

Denise Vallandingham is the Youth Services Manager of Outreach for the Boone County Public Library in Northern Kentucky.  She received her Masters in Library and Information Science in 2007 from the University of Kentucky.  Denise has witnessed over these few short years, the changes libraries and library personnel have had to make and realizes many challenges are yet to come.  She hopes to help equip library staff with tools to embrace, cope and manage the road ahead.