Core Webinar: Best of Core at ALA Annual Conference; Thinking to Produce Results

For Immediate Release
Tue, 08/08/2023


Mia Blixt-Shehan

Continuing Education Assistant

Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures

American Library Association

CHICAGOJoin Core for the webinar “Best of Core at ALA Annual Conference: Thinking to Produce Results” on August 29, 2023, at 1 p.m. CT. Try a proven strategy for streamlining your planningas a librarian, manager, or administratorso that your thought-process, discussions, and decision-making take less time and produce better results. Two certified trainers for Edward de Bono’s Six Thinking HatsDorothy Stoltz, retired library community engagement director, and Pat Carlisle, President and Dean of Faculty of The de Bono Groupwill demonstrate the magic of thinking: drawing forth one’s genius to enrich life. Explore a subject in parallel, rather than arguing who is right or wrong. Six Hats focuses on not telling you what to think but showing you how to think for yourself, creatively and inclusively.

Best of Core at ALA Annual Conference: Thinking to Produce Results
Live Webinar: Tuesday, August 29, 2023, 1 - 2 p.m. CT


Dorothy Stoltz, Owner, Waldo Publishers, LLC; Dr. Edward de Bono Thinking Methods Certified Trainer, Idlewylde, MD
James P. (Pat) Carlisle, President and Dean of Faculty, The de Bono Group, Lancaster, PA

Registration Fees:

Core Member: $57.67
ALA Member: $71.10
Nonmember: $79.00

How Do I Purchase Group Registration?

You can register a group by specifying the number of people who will be accessing the webinar during checkout. We offer discounts for webinar based on the number of registrations you specify in checkout. If you are a Core member, you can purchase seats for yourself and your colleagues at the Core discount rate; ALA's new e-Learning store allows you to extend the Core member savings with colleagues at your institution.

Can't attend the live event? No problem! All registrants will receive a link to the recorded session for later viewing at their convenience.

Register online or by phone at 1-800-545-2433 (press 1 to reach our customer service representatives).

For questions or comments related to Core webinars, please contact Core CE staff at

About Core

Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures is the national association that advances the profession of librarians and information providers in central roles of leadership and management, collections and technical services, and technology. Our mission is to cultivate and amplify the collective expertise of library workers in core functions through community building, advocacy, and learning. Core is a division of the American Library Association. Follow us on our Blog, Twitter or Instagram.