I love training courses. Well, not all of them obviously. I’ve been to a few unmentionably heinous offerings where I learned nothing and was bored almost to the point of weeping – but good, well presented courses, I can’t get enough of them.
Courses, seminars, ‘breakout sessions’ – anywhere I can gather knowledge and new ideas. I often come away from them energised and buzzing with plans. Surprisingly, I very often act on them too. This blog, for example, was inspired (in a round about way) by a seminar at this year’s BIALL conference.
This morning I was at a fine little course down at Victoria Quay – presented by the ever knowledgeable Scottish Government Library & Information Service. The course was short but fun and useful. I’m already plotting to put some of what I learned into action.
A friend claims I’m just “in it for the biscuits” but that is just crazy talk…