Save date for the “Success in the Workplace” Institute at ALA’s 2009 Midwinter Meeting

Kimberly Sanders


Program Officer, Education & Scholarships


ALA, Human Resource Development & Recruitment (HRDR)


800-545-2433 x4279


ksanders@ala.org

For Immediate Release


August 19, 2008

CHICAGO – On Friday, Jan. 23, 2009, the American Library Association (ALA) will hold the “Success in the Workplace” Institute during its Midwinter Meeting in Denver.

From 1 to 4 p.m., the workshop will offer workplace essentials such as how to showcase talents, document progress, effectively communicate, and develop learning plans.

The “Success in the Workplace” Institute offers a valuable opportunity to network and share ideas with library workers from across the nation. All attendees will leave with the techniques for improving their relationships with co-workers and supervisors. The workshop is interactive and will provide opportunities to share useful strategies and reflect on individual behavior in the workplace.

The Institute is open to all ALA members and non-members. Advance registration for ALA and LSSIRT members is $100, for non-members $175, available October 1. Onsite registration for ALA and LSSIRT members will be $125, for non-members $200.

The “Success in the Workplace” Institute is sponsored by Conference Services and the Office for Human Resource Development and Recruitment (HRDR).

For more information, please contact Kimberly Sanders at
ksanders@ala.org or 1 –(800) 545-2433 ext. 4279.