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Jeffrey Hamilton
Works at State Library of North Carolina
Attended East Carolina University
Lives in Raleigh, NC
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Easy to forget about this handy feature in Google.
One of Google's most under-appreciated features is perhaps Google Forms, tucked away in the corner of Google Drive where nobody can see it. But you shouldn't ignore it because the humble Google Forms has loads of uses. From email newsletters to surveys to event registrations, Google Forms gives you a quick way to whip up the…
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Perspective from a 20ish social media user.
With the widespread use of major social media platforms, it can be hard to understand why new ones keep being created. Could this be because each social network actually only fills one or two specific niches for users? Last Tuesday was an incredibly ordinary day for me – so imagine my surprise when, as I…
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Tweet this, update that, post something over there. With all the different social media platforms overtaking our lives these days, sometimes it can seem like an impossible feat to keep up with all of them at once.
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Yahoo has finally given up on Yahoo Pipes, along with a number of other tools that weren't making them any money. So, for all of us who relied on Yahoo Pipes to clean up dodgy RSS feeds need an alternative. And fast. Ultimately, the alternative tool you choose to go with for your RSS feed manipulation…
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From the U.S. Census: Millennials, or America’s youth born between 1982 and 2000, now number 83.1 million and represent more than one quarter of the nation’s population. Their size exceeds that of the 75.4 million baby boomers, according to new U.S. Census Bureau estimates released today.
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An important reminder...
It feels good to be productive and become a super worker, but time off is important for keeping up your happiness and avoiding burnout. If you’re a salaried employee that gets paid vacation, however, it’s even more important because not taking it is the same as doing work for free.
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Google Sheets is getting a bit more powerful today in its battle to take on Excel thanks to a slew of updates. Now you can add data labels to display the exact value for bars or ...
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A nice list of handy add-ons.
Add-ons are third party plugins that take your Google Apps usage to the next level. There are countless add-ons to choose from and it can be overwhelming to filter through them all (…) Read more
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Extensive list of public domain images.
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Screencasting tools are either expensive or they are terribly limited when it comes to recording time. Free apps are rare to come by and often they will be low on features if they aren't limiting t...
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Library Consultant, Librarian
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  • State Library of North Carolina
    Library Consultant, 2007 - present
  • Wake County Public Libraries
    Library Assistant, 1991 - 2007
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Raleigh, NC
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Arlington, VA - Greenville, NC
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919-807-7417
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109 E. Jones St.Raleigh, NC 27601
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Introduction
Networks and e-Learning Consultant at the State Library of North Carolina.  I manage the State Library's web conferencing contract as well as our site on WebJunction.  Assist public libraries with their e-rate applications.  Interested in technologies in libraries and professional development for library staff.
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  • East Carolina University
    2003 - 2007
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