Charting a New Course: Practical Data Visualization for Librarians  

4 months ago
Join us in January and February for five NEC Micro Trainings designed to equip you with essential skills in creating compelling visualizations using Microsoft Excel. This comprehensive series covers every facet of data management in Excel — from cleaning and transforming to analyzing and visualizing both qualitative and quantitative data. While not all topics can... Read More »
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Crafting the Right Message, for the Right Person, at the Right Time

4 months 3 weeks ago
The delivery of information — even critically important information — can be hindered in multiple ways, especially when we don’t consider the elements of what makes for a successful communications strategy: crafting the right message, for the right person, at the right time. Understanding Your Audience Before crafting your message or deciding when to send... Read More »
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NEC Launches Guest Speaker Survey

4 months 3 weeks ago
NEC is pleased to announce the official launch of the NNLM Guest Speaker Survey. This survey is designed to evaluate classes/trainings that (1) are not listed in the NNLM Class Inventory or (2) are listed in the Class Inventory but are taught/co-taught by non-NNLM staff (e.g., invited guests or community members). The survey includes questions... Read More »
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Charting a New Course: Practical Data Visualization for Librarians  

5 months 3 weeks ago
Looking to enhance or refine your data visualization skills before the upcoming NNLM Data Visualization Challenge in February-March 2024? Join us in January over the course of several NEC Micro Trainings designed to equip you with essential skills in creating compelling visualizations using Microsoft Excel.    Note: NNLM staff are encouraged to participate in the... Read More »
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NNLM Training Survey Tableau Dashboards Continue to Evolve

6 months ago
In support of our commitment to data-informed strategic management and impact assessment, NEC launched – and continues to enhance – NNLM training survey Tableau dashboards for each NNLM ROC. These dashboards provide visualizations and data tables for each ROC’s NNLM training survey responses. The dashboards are intended to empower ROCs to quickly access and analyze... Read More »
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Herzog: “Varied Life Experiences Elevate Evaluation Work”

6 months 2 weeks ago
On the first floor of a 118-year-old farmhouse, the rhythmic call of a guinea fowl meshes with the melodic tapping of an email composition. Having relocated from downtown Chicago to the Missouri countryside, Keith Herzog finds himself living — and working — alongside six chickens, a half-dozen guinea fowl, three dogs, two ducks, two cats,... Read More »
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3 months 1 week ago
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