CDLINFO News: Authored by Leslie Wolf

Introducing the New Interlibrary Courier Service and the New ILL Courier Operations Team

August 22, 2014  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

The Interlibrary Loan (ILL) units of the UC Libraries have a new courier service that started August 7, 2014. We are once again working with Tricor Courier & Cargo Service, … More

Request Service unavailable July 13 at 5:00 PM – July 16 at 8:00 AM

June 28, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

During the weekend of July 13-15, CDL will migrate the VDX interlibrary loan application from CDL servers to servers hosted by OCLC.  During the migration, which will begin at 5:00 … More

Get Inspired By 3 Of Our Favorite Blogs

November 24, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

Curious about where we get our ideas for Your Life@Work? Sometimes our post will arise from a skill we already have and want to share; sometimes it’s from a wish to … More

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The Project Post-Mortem: A Valuable Tool for Continuous Improvement

November 17, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

Now that your team has finally delivered its project, there is one more important step before the team disbands: the project post-mortem. The name might sound forbidding (some people prefer … More

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How to Host an Effective Virtual Meeting

October 13, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

We spend our days attending lots of meetings, yet the well-managed meeting stands out as a rare gem. It’s not easy to run a good meeting, and in our increasingly … More

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An Easy Way To Jumpstart Your Strategic Plan: SWOT

September 29, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

Strategic planning doesn’t have to be a daunting and lengthy process. The goal is really a simple one: to help you understand your world and build a road map to guide … More

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What Gets Measured Gets Done: Key Performance Indicators

September 15, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

We’ve all heard the saying, “What gets measured gets done.” It means regular measurement and reporting keeps you focused — because you use that information to make decisions to improve your results. … More

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In a Sea of Urgency, How to Focus on What’s Important Today

September 1, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

Now that we’ve shared ways to embrace Monday, here’s another thing to contemplate as you start your week: Do you have a plan for the week, or are you facing … More

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Beyond Coffee: 9 Ways to Survive Monday Morning

August 18, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

You like your job but even so, Monday morning can arrive as a bit of a shock to the system. You sprint into the weekend, have a fun if exhausting time, … More

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Making Change Happen: Smart Team Building

August 4, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

Leaders are told that bringing people together as a “team” is the ultimate means to achieve peak performance. So we feverishly plan team events, team brainstorming, team retreats, team training, … More

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