Leadership & Management

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Innovation Incubator Webinar Series
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e-Forum: A two-day moderated email discussion.
Dates: August 24-25, 2021
Offered by Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures, a division of the American Library Association (ALA).
Focus: Join the Core Instructional Technologies Interest Group to discuss technology tools related to instruction and the possible long-term effects of COVID-19 on library instruction. Participate by answering related questions or read other’s responses.
Cost: Free

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The Public Library Association’s (PLA) Project Outcome is a free online toolkit designed to help public libraries understand and share the impact of their programs and services by providing simple surveys and an easy-to-use process for measuring and analyzing outcomes. The panelists on this on-demand webinar have prioritized outcome measurement in their libraries and integrated Project Outcome into their strategic planning.
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Benchmark: Library Metrics and Trends is the latest evolution in PLA’s data-driven initiatives and tools for libraries. It features a range of interactive data visualizations that allow libraries to easily make peer comparisons across a wide range of metrics related to library programs, services, and operations. Learn how Benchmark can support your library in everyday decision making, such as establishing baselines and identifying opportunities to improve.
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The first step of library growth and support organization success is forming a good plan. This on-demand webinar focuses on the importance of having a plan and how to get started developing one. Instructor Sue Hall discusses Rapid Results Planning, which is a stakeholder-driven process that can lead to great results. Learn who should participate in strategic planning, what today’s strategic plan looks like, and how to implement a strategic plan. From the Friends and Foundation side, development planning is the best way to ensure that your organization establishes and achieves its goals.
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e-Forum: A two-day moderated email discussion.
Dates: April 20 and 21, 2021
Offered by Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures, a division of the American Library Association (ALA).
Focus: The pandemic has changed library hiring practices in many ways. Join us in a discussion of its impact and the innovative hiring and onboarding practices which emerged. Job seekers and staff at institutions currently recruiting staff, or those with new hires are invited to join this e-Forum.
Cost: Free

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This four-week online course addresses the basic components of evidence-based decision making in libraries, one of LLAMA's foundational leadershup competencies.
Self-PacedeCourseAttendance Cert.
This four-week online course will give you the knowledge, skills and strategies you need to productively work through conflict among your team members.
Self-PacedeCourseAttendance Cert.
This four-week online course will give you the knowledge, skills and strategies you need to productively work through change in your workplace.
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If you are in a position of authority within a library, the way you lead and manage the people in your department, on your team, committee, or working group matters. Join seasoned leaders Cynthia Schwarz, John Sandstrom and Kellie Barbato to discuss practical tools to be a more compassionate leader and manager.