Archive for February 2016

Call for PR Xchange judges

February 24, 2016

Greetings Colleagues, This is a call for volunteers who have library marketing expertise, experience as a graphic designer, or as a visual artist and have an interest in judging library promotional materials. We need to locate 6-8 judges who will be in the Chicagoland area on April 8, 2016. Judging will occur at the Buswell […]

LLAMA webinar helps you justify your library budget

February 24, 2016

Does your library keep statistics that easily communicate its value to the community and other stakeholders? If yours is like most libraries, probably not. But don’t worry; it’s not too late to start! The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) will present: “Outcome Based Budgeting for Beginners: Communicating Your Value,” on Wed., Mar. 23, at […]

LLAMA webinar presents strategies for leading teams online

February 8, 2016

As technology continues to improve, more of our collaborative work is happening online. It’s often a more sustainable choice than traveling for face to face meetings, but it does pose new challenges for team leaders. How exactly does one go about leading an online team? And, how is it different from leading a team in […]

ALA Leadership Institute Application Available

February 1, 2016

The application process for the 2016 “Leading to the Future” ALA Leadership Institute (August 8-11, Eaglewood Resort, Itasca, Illinois) is now open, with applications accepted through April 15, 2016. Building on the success of the past three ALA Leadership Institutes, and with support from Innovative Interfaces, the four-day immersive leadership development program for up to […]