I tell the people reporting to me to schedule learning time for their
1st hour of the day. Before turning on email or listening to voice
mail. Rarely is there anything in daily operations that can't wait an
Of course I totally suck at taking my own advice. I wish I had time
to improve my skills with MySQL, RDF, and XSLT
Laura J. Smart
Metadata Services Manager, Caltech Library
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On Tue, Apr 26, 2011 at 9:31 AM, Bohyun Kim <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I want to learn most of all how to find "time" to learn without being swamped by everyday operations...
> Bohyun Kim, MA, MSLIS
> Digital Access Librarian
> [log in to unmask]
> Medical Library, College of Medicine
> Florida International University
> From: Code for Libraries [[log in to unmask]] on behalf of Simon Spero [[log in to unmask]]
> Sent: Tuesday, April 26, 2011 12:23 PM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] What do you wish you had time to learn?
> On Tue, Apr 26, 2011 at 11:00 AM, Nate Vack <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> On Tue, Apr 26, 2011 at 7:30 AM, Edward Iglesias
>> <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> > Hello All,
>> > I am doing a presentation at RILA (Rhode Island Library Association)
>> on changing skill sets for Systems Librarians. I did a formal survey a
>> while back (if you participated, thank you) but this stuff changes so
>> quickly I thought I would ask this another way. What do you wish you had
>> time to learn?
> R can be a dangerous tool without a basic grasp of statistics, but then
> again, so is statistics.