Category Archives: Leadership

Leadership Skills Toolkit: Tips, Techniques, and Resources for Library Professionals-1LEU


image of the word leadershipWhat skills do you need to be a leader in your organization? Based on the highly successful webinar series, The Day in the Life of a Leader, and decades of experience in teaching, consulting and leading. Drs. Cheryl Stenstrom and Sue Alman will discuss the leadership traits most in demand for library and information professionals. Among other issues they will address the need to be an effective communicator, strategist, and risk-taker. Join us for a  lively interactive discussion.

Date Recorded: 9/25/18

Format: Archived YouTube Video

Presenters:  Dr. Cheryl Stenstrom and Dr. Sue Alman/San Jose State University

 


From Peer to Leader: Navigating the Pitfalls of the First Time Supervisor – 1 LEU

image of a compass/wather vaneMany librarians fall into management and supervision almost accidentally. Doing great work in your role as a front-line librarian leads naturally to additional responsibility and expanded leadership opportunities, promotion, and even recruitment. As your career path broadens, it can be tricky to stay on course. Join us to discover the top 10 actions to take and the top 10 mistakes to avoid in your new supervisory role. By the end of this webinar, you’ll have some simple and effective tools to help you become the leader you always wanted to work for. This webinar is part of the Indiana Library Leadership Academy (INLLA) project: Ready to Lead: The INLLA Leadership Toolkit.

Date Recorded: 4/19/2017

Format: Archived YouTube Video

Presenter: Edra Waterman / Hamilton East Public Library


Servant Leadership – 1 LEU

conductor of an orchestraThere are many types of leadership styles: laissez-faire, transactional, transformational, autocratic, etc. This webinar will focus on servant leadership, which means you’re a ‘servant’ first. You focus on the needs of others, especially team members and staff before your own. This webinar is part of the Indiana Library Leadership Academy (INLLA) project: Ready to Lead: The INLLA Leadership Toolkit.

Date Recorded: 4/12/17

Format: Archived YouTube Video

Presenter: Connie Scott / McMillen Library, Indiana Tech


Leadership vs. Management – 1 LEU

Many times we want and talk about ‘leadership’, but we’re actually talking about management skills. Join us as we talk about leadership and management skills, myths, and everything in between. This webinar is part of the Indiana Library Leadership Academy (INLLA) project: Ready to Lead: The INLLA Leadership Toolkit.

Date Recorded: 4/20/17

Format: Archived YouTube Video

Presenter: Michelle Bradley / Midwest Collaborative for Library Services