Tag Archives: Leadership

PLAN Webinar: Ready, Set, GOAL! The Power of Effective Goal-Setting with Linda Bruno – Part 2 of 2

Have you ever set an exciting goal, only to find yourself not making much progress? I think we have all experienced that! But there are tools available to us to help us set AND achieve our goals. In the first … Continue reading

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PLAN Webinar: Turning Outward: What Does Your Community Really Want? with Linda Bruno

When you saw this title, you may have thought, “We turn outward every day, serving our communities!” And of course, you do. Sometimes, though, we serve our communities by giving them what we think they want. In other words, maybe … Continue reading

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PLAN Webinar: Making Meetings Work with Linda Bruno

We’ve probably all read the statistics about meetings. Some experts estimate that over 50% of our meeting time is wasted — think of how much that could be costing your organization! But it doesn’t need to be that way. In … Continue reading

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PLAN Webinar: Creating a Motivating Environment with Linda Bruno

In this highly interactive 60-minute webinar, we’ll discuss Creating a Motivating Environment, what motivation is and what it isn’t — and why you can’t motivate someone else. Although we often think motivation is linked to externals such as pay (and … Continue reading

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PLAN Public Speaking Pointers with Linda Bruno

Public speaking strikes fear into the hearts of many — maybe it’s happened to you. You’ve been asked to speak in public about your organization and you have no clue where to begin. Even if you could find a clue, … Continue reading

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Online Meetings for Public Library Directors Discussions: Library Staff Discussion

The Division of Library and Information Services is hosting online meetings to give public library directors opportunities to discuss library development issues with peers. This session’s theme, Library Staff Management, will help guide the discussion. Directors are welcome to bring … Continue reading

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Online Meetings for Public Library Directors Discussions: Managing Your Facility

The Division of Library and Information Services is hosting online meetings to give public library directors opportunities to discuss library development issues with peers. This session’s theme, Managing Your Facility, will help guide the discussion. Directors are welcome to bring … Continue reading

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SEFLIN – The Art of Delegating Effectively (Live Online)

You know you should. You wish you could. But delegation has never been your strong suit – and it’s starting to show. Take heart! This is an area you can improve – it just takes knowing yourself, knowing your employees, … Continue reading

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SEFLIN – Creating a Motivating Environment (Live Online – 2 days)

This two-part course will be held on Wednesday-Thursday, May 6-7, 2015 from 10:00 to 11:30 am. Students must attend both sessions. So often we hear comments like, “How can I motivate her?” or “I don’t know what to do to motivate him.” And … Continue reading

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SEFLIN Boot Camp: Shooting Yourself in the Foot! (Face-to-Face)

As supervisors and managers why do we make things harder on ourselves than they need to be? Partially because that’s how we were taught to do our job! The good news of course is that we can blow up our … Continue reading

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