What am I talking about these days?

These are slide decks from some of my recent speaking engagements. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about any of these decks.

Solopreneurs in a COVID-19 World I offer strategies and approaches to help one-person businesses find their sweet spot of what their clients need, value and can pay for now. Presented for Jersey City Free Public Library, August 5.

Market Research for Small Businesses I offer techniques and strategies for gleaning actionable insights from reliable resources to help small businesses grow. Presented for Jersey City Free Public Library, August 3.

Refresh Your Search Strategies: New Tools, Tactics and Technologies I share new approaches to online research at the Info Trends virtual conference hosted by Special Libraries Association, June 30.

Infopreneurship in a COVID-19 World I talk about how members of the Association of Independent Information Professionals have been affected by the pandemic and offer five tips for pivoting like an infopreneur. Presented to the SLA New England Chapter on May 21.

Finding Hidden Resources I talk about how prospect researchers can find hidden resources from the deep web and grey literature. Presented for the Apra Rocky Mountains Virtual Spring Conference.

5 Key Tips for Live Online Learning I talk about some of the most important considerations when planning a live interactive learning event. Intended for Computers in Libraries 2020.

AI, Insight and Info Pros Just as early online services didn’t just improve on the Reader’s Guide to Periodical Literature but revolutionized how information is accessed, so librarians and info pros need to look at AI from a different point of view and watch for opportunities to lead the AI discussion within their organizations. Intended for Computers in Libraries 2020.

Finding Hidden Web Resources In this webinar, I look at strategies info pros can use to find resources they can’t unearth in a web search or a fee-based service. Presented for the Transportation Librarians Roundtable.

Indispensable Info Pros: Building Value in an AI World In this keynote presentation at the Frankfurt Book Fair, I offer a fresh perspective of how info pros can look at their services and roles in relation to AI initiatives.

You can watch my keynote here.


To see more of my past presentations, head over to Slideshare. You can see a snippet of one of my presentations here. And if you have any questions or comments about any of these slide decks, feel free to contact me.