Characteristics of the Successful 21St Century Information by Dennie Heye

By Dennie Heye

This ebook is meant for pro Library and knowledge providers (LIS) employees and LIS scholars who are looking to be extra profitable as details execs. The LIS career is without doubt one of the such a lot difficult within the twenty first century, combining services in details administration with details know-how abilities and information of selling. the writer has written a realistic and concise booklet on key features, with functional guidance and strategies. features of the profitable twenty first Century info specialist is a advisor to the varied features of the knowledge specialist, assisting readers to accomplish larger good fortune of their jobs and careers.

  • Written via an enthusiastic, inventive and a professional author
  • Based at the useful, daily adventure of the author
  • Provides a great evaluate of the main LIS career features plus strategies and easy methods to enhance them

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Explain why things should change – and how. Even if you do not have all the information, never hold back on communication but explain what you do know. 40 You show leadership Trust If you are leading others, trust them to do as you have agreed – give them time and space to do it their way. Let them gain your trust by showing results but achieving them in their own way. Try and steer the outcome of people’s actions, rather than the way they achieve the outcome. If you are a perfectionist like me, you will find it hard that others do not do things as you would.

46 7 You can persuade others As an information professional you will have to convince your management, your colleagues or customers about your ideas. Whether it be the case that you want to upgrade a software application, adopt a new strategy for your department or implement an organisation-wide project – you will need to persuade others. Simply put, persuasion is the way of changing someone else’s point of view or behaviour to your own. Persuasion is a game we all play on different levels every day.

Remember how your parents rewarded you for doing something you did not like? You thought of that new bike you would get for your birthday while you mowed the grass every Saturday afternoon. Even when we are grown-ups, rewards can be used to persuade us: be it a bonus, a compliment or promise to support our promotion. Use humour John Cleese once said: ‘If I can get you to laugh with me, you like me better, which makes you more open to my ideas. ’ 52 You can persuade others Humour puts people in a good mood and can relieve tension during meetings.

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