Author Archive for catharina

Resilient/Sustainable workplace: A collaboration and research project

Helsingborg Public Libraries has during the beginning of this year moved into a two-year project in collaboration with the Department of Psychology at Lund University. “The Resilient/Sustainable Workplace” is a project that with help of modern psychological and related research develops the business so that organizational structure and organizational culture […]

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Prevent psychological illness following the Corona crisis

(Helsingborg, Sverige – Photo from @hansericorre) Mental illness is unfortunately increasing after crises and therefore it is important that we see the risks and act on them. This is an important managerial issue to work on as the pandemic evolves. It is also an important professional development issue. it is important that we […]

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The CPDWL Coaching Initiative continues!

The CPDWL Coaching Initiative is moving forward. A webinar was offered in the end of May “Enhancing your strengths through coaching”. This free webinar explored the role of coaching and its value for developing library and information professionals for the future. Further information on the webinar is available at: https://www.ifla.org/cpdwl/projects The […]

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IFLA and the global strategy work – IFLA Secretary General visiting the Swedish Library Association Annual Conference “Biblioteksdagarna 2019” in Helsingborg

Last week the Swedish library Association held it’s annual conference in Helsingborg, the city where I am working as the library director. The theme for the entire conference was competences and continuing professional development. We were very happy that IFLA Secretary General Gerald Leitner was visiting our conference and also […]

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Introduction – workshop “Taking charge of your career”

The presentation from the introduction of the workshop “Taking charge of your career” is now available on Slidshare More information from the workshop will be posted on the blog as soon as we have it available.          

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CPDWL Conference programme for the Singapore Congress 2013

CPDWL sessions Sunday 18 August, 2013 13:45 – 15:45, Session 83 Building a learning and knowledge sharing organisation Room: Summit 1 Information Technology, Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning and Knowledge Management –a NPSIG programme sponsored by CPDWL Monday 19 August, 2013 09:30 – 12:45, Session 100 Libraries as learning organisations: how to nurture growth in […]

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WLIC 2013 Session: Libraries as Learning Organizations: how to nurture growth in our staff and our communities

Libraries as Learning Organizations: how to nurture growth in our staff and our communities Presentations from 7 countries on Monday, August 19 from 9:30 to 12:45 in Room Summit 2 Conceptualising the learning organisation: Creating a maturity framework to develop a shared understanding of the library’s role in literacy and learning.  Speakers: Gillian […]

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