Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Being big

Although I have absolutely no scientific data to back me up on this assertion, I'm guessing that one of the top 10 reasons that librarians don't spend more time engaging with the public is the fear of being out in the public.  Kind of a weird trait for a public librarian to have, but there it is.

So how do you work around that?  How do you get comfortable with being uncomfortable?  For starters, give this a try: http://www.ted.com/talks/amy_cuddy_your_body_language_shapes_who_you_are.html