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Vol 16 No 2 (2018)

Conferencing Alone – A Survivor’s Manual

Submitted
May 6, 2019
Published
May 6, 2019

Abstract

Conferences can be a great opportunity to learn a lot and meet people in our industry. They are also one of the best things you can do for your career, where you can learn about industry trends, gain some new skills, and make all kinds of new connections with other library professionals.

However, attending a conference alone can be a frightening undertaking, especially if - like me - you’re an introvert. Here are my tips to relax and not just survive the experience but make it a great one!