For immediate release | December 8, 2020

Free Webinar from Core on Building Virtual Team Cohesion at your Institution on January 13, 2021

This FREE webinar hosted by the newest ALA division, Core: Leadership,Infrastructure, Futures will teach attendees:

  • Strategies to reestablish connections with staff to their employer, workplace, and colleagues.
  • Support cross-communications styles through empathy, cultural humility, racial lens, and trauma-informed practices.
  • Gain insights into team dynamics and virtual forums to support staff engagement with remote teams.

Boost your skill set and enhance your career and attend this Core webinar. Reserve your spot now and learn new skills in January in this free webinar from Core.

Building Virtual Team Cohesion - Tips for Managers (A free webinar from Core)

Live Webinar: Wednesday, January 13, 2021

1:00 - 2:00pm Central Time

Presenter: Taina Evans



COVID-19 has forced libraries to adapt and manage their teams from home in times of uncertainty. 2020 has made significant shifts in traditional workflows and virtual programs, but as library managers, have you​ had to step up to build team cohesion remotely? Learn how to reposition team management through empathy, connection, and staff engagement by participating in this webinar.



Upon completion of this session attendees will be able to learn strategies to reestablish connections with staff to their employer, workplace, and colleagues, support cross-communications styles through empathy, cultural humility, racial lens, and trauma-informed practices, and gain insights into team dynamics and virtual forums to support staff engagement with remote teams.

Who should attend? This webinar is for library managers or directors who are task​ed with repositioning and evaluating their team and the pandemic's and racial toll on library services.

Registration Fees: FREE!

This webinar is being offered at no charge as a courtesy to Core members and the library community as a whole as we seek new and better ways to adapt to the Covid19 pandemic.

How to Register: Click Here to Register and receive a confirmation email with link to join the webinar.

For questions, please contact Fred Reuland, Core Program Officer for Continuing Education at freuland@ala.org.

ALA and Core are committed to supporting our members, staff, and all librarians and library workers during these uncertain times. We will continue to offer online learning opportunities and will do our best to accommodate the remote needs of our attendees. We will also continue to offer group registration, providing individual logins for each group member registered for Core webinars. Please contact Core with any questions or concerns.

Contact:

Fred Reuland

Core Program Officer, Continuing Education

American Library Association/Core

Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures

freuland@ala.org