LLAMA webinar series: Data and Slide Design

The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) will present a series of two new webinars: “Data Design Made Simple,” on Mar. 16, and “Slide Design Made Simple,” on April 6. This series will present basic design skills that will help participants increase their competency in communication skills, one of LLAMA's 14 foundational leadership competencies.

“Data Design Made Simple” -- Thurs., Mar. 16, 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm Central Time

Participants will learn:

  • The difference between exploratory and expository data visualization
  • Design concepts for the non-designer, and how they apply to data graphics
  • How to create simple, focused charts and tables that communicate meaning and inspire action

“Slide Design Made Simple” -- Thurs, April 6, 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm Central Time

Participants will learn:

  • Design concepts for the non-designer, and how they apply to slide presentations
  • How to navigate the information density spectrum and create clean, powerful slides
  • Ten traps and techniques for slide design

Presenter: Andy Spackman is Business and Communications Librarian at Brigham Young University, where he also teaches communication in organizational settings for the Marriott School of Management. Andy received his MBA from BYU and his MLIS from the University of North Texas.

Registration:

Single Webinar: 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; Student: $29

Series of 2 Webinars (20% savings for the series): LLAMA member $78; Non-LLAMA member $94; LLAMA group rate (5 or more people at one site) $318; Non-LLAMA group rate (5 or more people at one site) $382; Student: $46

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

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

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