I am thrilled to announce the first Summer Search Institute which will be held from mid-August to mid-September. Almost everyone struggles with the problems of information overload and locating just the information they need. This series of webinars is designed to give you the strategies, techniques and tools to help you find just the right high quality information you need in half the time. Emphasis is put on high quality resources which are either low-cost or free.
Each session costs $40 which covers all the standard webinar stuff but also includes a 30 minute personalized post webinar session with me where we can cover your particular research needs.
Supercharge Your Search 2015 — Tuesday, August 11, 2-3 PM EDT
In the age of Google and Web 3.0, everyone is a researcher but the amount of information can be overwhelming. How do you minimize the amount of time spent looking at useless results just to get the right high quality information that you need? This webinar is designed to give you the strategies, techniques, and tools to help you find and organize twice the amount of high quality information in half the time. For more details and to register: https://bit.ly/1gOH5Fg
Finding High Quality Health Information Resources on a Dime — Tuesday, August 18, 2-3 PM EDT Evaluation professionals (and others) working on health related projects often find themselves looking for high quality health information. However, locating high quality health-related information can be a challenge – especially when you have an impending deadline and/or have a limited budget. This webinar covers strategies, resources and tools to quickly and effectively locate high quality low-cost health information. To register: For more details and to register http://bit.ly/1KkGlUJ
Searching For and Finding RFPs (Government Contracting Opportunities): A Systematic Research Based Approach — Tuesday, August 25, 2-3 PM EDT
Searching for and finding RFPs (request for proposals) from government agencies can be a frustrating and time-consuming process. This webinar is designed to equip you with the strategies, techniques, and tools to help you more quickly and efficiently search for and locate federal, state, tribal and local government contracting opportunities. For more details and to register: http://bit.ly/1Vvsyhx
Finding High Quality Education Information Resources on a Dime – Tuesday, September 8, 2-3 PM EDT Evaluation professionals (and others) working on education related projects often find themselves looking for high quality research. However, locating high quality education information can be a challenge – especially when you have an impending deadline and/or have a limited budget. This webinar covers strategies, resources and tools to quickly and effectively locate high quality low-cost education information with an emphasis on evidence-based resources. For more details and to register: http://bit.ly/1fmAvVl
About the presenter:
Matthew Von Hendy MA/MLS has more than 20 years of experience as a professional research librarian and has worked at EPA, NASA, and the National Academies of Science. In 2012, he established his own research and information consulting firm, Green Heron Information Services, and has been working closely with evaluation and other research professionals ever since. He frequently presents at local, regional, and national evaluation conferences.
Have questions or need more information? Contact Matthew Von Hendy – firstname.lastname@example.org