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LEARN FROM AN EXPERT.....DON'T DELAY, only 1 week away!! 

Becoming a Knowledge Entrepreneur 
Stan Skrzeszewski, librarian, entrepreneur and philosopher 

Come join Stan for an exploration of the ways to channel your creative
ideas, information skills, experience, and knowledge into
entrepreneurial activity, both as an individual working independently or
as part of a team within an organization. Being a library entrepreneur
is not an oxymoron. Creative entrepreneurship can be used for both
personal and social gain. 

4 PM Atlantic 
Wednesday, APril 26th, 2006

The Benefits 

* Explore the principles, skills and knowledge required to be a
knowledge entrepreneur
* Understand the process for developing and implementing knowledge-based
business plans and proposals
* Gain insights into the relationship between knowledge, innovation and

Who Should Participate? 

Librarians, archivists, and media and information professionals working
in traditional settings who feel a need for liberation, a greater
opportunity for creativity, and who want to focus on living life well
rather than on earning a living. 

Key Topics You Will Explore 

* Introduction to the theory, and a working framework for, knowledge
* Outline of the character traits and core competencies of the knowledge
* Trend-blending: a unique approach to identifying and evaluating
sources of opportunity
* Turning ideas into actual products and services
* New insights into the evolving job and career world 


Member: $48.00 + GST 
Non-Member: $68.00 + GST 

About The Presenter......

Stan Skrzeszewski is a librarian, entrepreneur and philosopher. He has
held various library positions in Ontario and Saskatchewan and has been
president of the Canadian, Ontario and Saskatchewan Library
Associations. His work with ASM Consultants, a firm he founded in 1992,
has given him the opportunity to work with librarians in every corner of
Canada. Stan is currently working on an implementation plan for a
cosmopolitan world, providing alternative therapies for the job and
career-bound, and developing a true philosophical grounding for wine. 

Stan is the author of The Knowledge Entrepreneur. 

Note: Registrants will be asked to respond to three questions in advance
of the audio conference to help focus the session on the specific needs
of the participants. 

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