LLAMA Webinar: "Leading with Emotional Intelligence"

Wednesday, 8/23/2017
  • 2:30 PM-4:00 PM (Eastern)
  • 1:30 PM-3:00 PM (Central)
  • 12:30 PM-2:00 PM (Mountain)
  • 11:30 AM-1:00 PM (Pacific)

This webinar will introduce the four elements of the emotional intelligence framework (self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, and relationship management), and will describe their component parts, discuss why they are critical to library leaders, and provide strategies and tips to better use and develop emotional intelligence.  Emotional intelligence is one of LLAMA's 14 Foundational Leadership Competencies.

Learning Outcomes

After viewing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

  • Define the four elements of emotional intelligence in order to better understand the concept
  • State the importance of using emotional intelligence in order to be better library leaders
  • Understand how emotional intelligence can be learned in order to increase their own emotional intelligence
  • Develop strategies to improve their emotional intelligence in order to be better library leaders

Who Should Attend

Library leaders wanting an introduction to emotional intelligence; those wanting to know how to develop their emotional intelligence skills


Jason Martin, Associate Dean, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee



LLAMA member $49;
Non-LLAMA member $59;

LLAMA group rate (5 or more people at one site) $199;
Non-LLAMA group rate (5 or more people at one site) $239


*Recordings are available for purchase for one year following the webinar presentation.

How to Register

Register online: http://tinyurl.com/3zhtecm

Register with a purchase order or by mail: registration form (PDF, 1 pg.).

Can’t attend the live event?  No problem! If you register, you will automatically receive a link to the recorded version for later viewing.

Tech Requirements

This webinar uses GoToWebinar software, which may require a small download, but is easily accessed by PC and MAC platforms.


For questions about this webinar or other LLAMA programs, contact Fred Reuland. freuland@ala.org

About the Library Leadership and Management Association
The Library Leadership and Management Association (www.ala.org/llama) advances outstanding leadership and management practices in library and information services by encouraging and nurturing individual excellence in current and aspiring library leaders. LLAMA is a division of the American Library Association.