5 on Friday – Libraries and Economic Development

5 on Friday – Libraries and Economic Development

By Aileen MurrayBlog

  June 30, 2017   Today’s 5 on Friday looks at 5 resources to help document the economic impact of libraries and provide inspiration for programs you can implement in your community to further expand your library’s contribution to the local economy. 5 on Friday -Aileen Murray on Vimeo. Five resources on the economic impact of libraries Robots will … Read More

5 on Friday – Robotics and the Workplace

5 on Friday – Robotics and the Workplace

By Aileen MurrayBlog

  June 23, 2017   Today’s 5 on Friday looks at 5 resources on the implication of robotics and the workforce. We’re getting mixed message on the implications of the continued adoption of automation and robotics in the workforce. Today we’re looking at the good, the bad and the ugly predictions of the implications for … Read More

5 on Friday: Communities addressing the sharing economy

5 on Friday: Communities addressing the sharing economy

By Aileen MurrayBlog

  June 16, 2017   Today’s 5 on Friday looks at resources on how communities are responding to the opportunities and challenges of the sharing economy. Companies such as Uber and Airbnb have transformed the way we are doing business. Some communities like Innisfil are finding new ways to serve their community via sharing services … Read More