This webinar will offer best practices and tools to ensure that your library’s marketing is accessible, inclusive and effective for all members of your community. It will review free accessibility tools for designing print and online marketing materials, as well as methods for a more inclusive approach to outreach. Participants will learn concrete steps to improve their existing marketing practices and will discover new methods. The content is relevant to all types of libraries that have marketing activities.
"Enhancing Your Organization with Short-Term Staff"
This four-week online course addresses the basic components of evidence-based decision making in libraries, one of LLAMA's foundational leadershup competencies.
This four-week online course will give you the knowledge, skills and strategies you need to productively work through conflict among your team members.
This four-week online course will give you the knowledge, skills and strategies you need to productively work through change in your workplace.
This webinar will help participants manage their workflow effectively, understand the fundamentals of a personal knowledge management system, and explore the power of next action thinking to move projects forward. Participants will learn powerful methods for managing commitments, information and communication that are the gold standard for personal and organizational efficiency. Discover concrete solutions for transforming uncertainty into an integrated system of stress-free productivity.
This webinar will show you how to influence the emotional tone of your library not only by setting an example, but also by communicating directly with librarians and staff to create an environment conducive to the healthy exchange of ideas and open expression of feelings.
This webinar will highlight the system and methodology used by Northwestern University Library to understand its organizational culture and the specific impacts of a recent restructuring, and will show how it can be done on a smaller scale. It will also cover what was learned and how that has been applied to improve communication, build better teams, and develop a more supportive culture. This webinar addresses change management, one of LLAMA's Foundational Leadership Competencies.
This webinar emphasizes the importance of data gathering and analysis to assess your library building needs within the context of your community-based strategic plan. Learn how data can help you build trust within your organization, gain public buy-in, funding approval and ultimately the ideal design for your library building. This webinar addresses three of LLAMA's Foundational Leadership Competencies: evidence-based decision making, critical thinking, and project management.
Do you or someone you know, work with, or manage, have a persistent fear of being exposed as a fraud at work? It may be a case of imposter syndrome. This form of Intellectual self-doubt is a common psychological pattern in which people doubt their accomplishments and have an ongoing, often internalized fear of being found out. It can sometimes lead to difficulty excelling in in an area of interest, even with strong professional and personal support. The good news is there are simple things you can learn to do to tackle impostor syndrome.