2020 Vision: The Future of Business Information 

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InfoDesk and The Associated Press to Host Brown-Bag Lunchtime Webinar on the Future of News

September 21, 2017

Introducing AP Information Productivity Solutions for Government Agencies

InfoDesk and The Associated Press (AP) will present a free webinar titled, “The Future of News: Targeted, Mobile and Multimedia,” on Thursday, October 12, at 12:30 p.m. EDT.

Click here to register for the webinar now.

Participants will see the latest methods of delivering news and multimedia, including:

  • Automated Alerts
  • Portals and Widgets
  • Curated Briefings
  • Mobile Apps

Created specifically to aid librarians and other information professionals at government agencies, this 30-minute lunchtime webinar will explore the rapidly changing world of news and some of the latest solutions now being used to deliver and share it.

To register for the webinar click here.

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Topics: Information Professionals, Librarian, Government information solutions

2020 Vision Webinar: Big Data, Big Opportunity for Info Pros

November 11, 2016

InfoDesk and Dow Jones to present part two of the "2020 Vision" webinar series.

InfoDesk and Dow Jones have announced the second of the three part webinar series "2020 Vision: The Future of Business Information." This webinar will feature Amy Affelt, an author, speaker and consultant who will discuss how librarians and information professionals can leverage their existing knowledge and research skills in order to morph into new roles in the ever-evolving field of data science. The webinar will be held on Thursday, November 17 at 10:00 a.m. EDT.

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Topics: Big Data, Information Professionals, 2020 Vision

New InfoDesk Energy Industry Blog Examines Brexit Impact And Other Trending Industry Topics

June 30, 2016

InfoDesk has launched a weekly blog designed specifically to keep energy industry professionals updated on the changing energy landscape. The new Energy Industry blog provides weekly updates on all aspects of the energy industry, including oil and gas, nuclear and renewable energy news, as well as regulation and other global market trends.

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Topics: Energy Intelligence, Information Professionals, InfoDesk Blogs

InfoDesk Puts a Price Tag on Information Overload

May 25, 2016

InfoDesk to Speak at SLA 2016 on Calculating the Real Cost of Business Content -Download Free 9-Page White Paper

TARRYTOWN, NY (PRWEB) Lynn Epstein, InfoDesk COO, will participate in a panel discussion entitled "Moving Beyond Aggregation: The New Wave of Content Curation Tools" at the upcoming Special Libraries Association’s 2016 Annual Conference and Info-Expo (SLA 2016) in Philadelphia. InfoDesk will also exhibit at SLA 2016, which will run from June 12-14.
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Topics: SLA Annual Conference, Information overload, Information Professionals

InfoDesk Announces Complimentary Webinar— The Information Hoarding Epidemic

March 25, 2016

New InfoDesk webinar discussed information hoarding in the workplace: causes and solutions. Download recording and slides now


InfoDesk, in cooperation with the Special Libraries Association’s Pharmaceutical & Health Technology (PHT) Division, presented a complimentary webinar, “The Information Hoarding Epidemic: Causes and Solutions,” on Tuesday, April 19, at 10:00 a.m. EDT. Download recording and slides now

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Topics: Information Professionals, Librarian, Competitive Intelligence, information hoarding

InfoDesk Announces Complimentary Webinar—How To Promote Online Information Resources

November 10, 2015

New webinar explains how information professionals can drive online information usage and increase ROI.

InfoDesk, in cooperation with the Special Libraries Association’s Pharmaceutical & Health Technology (PHT) Division, will present complimentary webinar, “How To Promote Online Information Resources”

The webinar is designed to help information professionals, including librarians and knowledge management professionals, understand how to promote their online information services more effectively. Additionally, it will provide practical examples of promotions that attendees can adapt for their own use.

“There’s no doubt that many online information centers are struggling to demonstrate their worth,” said webinar moderator Sean Smith. “It’s usually not because they lack great content, useful information resources or dedicated staffs. It’s usually because they don’t understand how to effectively promote their resources internally or demonstrate ROI.” This webinar, he added, will help teach them how to achieve these goals.

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Topics: Information Professionals, SLA Webinar, Content Management Service