The blog offers up a daily dose of intelligent solutions answering the question: How are you Future Ready? Now, where do these solutions come from? And who benefits from them? The answer to both questions is YOU. Because with your participation, the blog will have contributions from all corners of the SLA community—members, vendors, and partners—who are interested in our community’s success.
There’s no way to sugar-coat it. The upheavals in the library and information industry in the recent past, due to economic turmoil, technological developments, and shifting user expectations, have caused many corporate libraries to close and even made some fundamental library services irrelevant. However, I’m convinced that amongst ourselves, we have the ideas, insight and knowledge to create our desired future. As baseball player Satchel Paige said “None of us is as smart as all of us.”
Your contribution—250 words, a handful of images, even audio and video—will build a mosaic that offers the SLA community actionable insights into the future of the profession and association. Submit your post to email@example.com. Done. The team will take care of the rest.
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If you’d like to post on a specific day, include that in the email and the team will do their best to accommodate you.
And remember: Future Ready Begins Today!