2015 Conference Highlights: Remarkable Leadership and Risk Taking in Modern Librarianship

Each week between now and the 2015 MLA/DLA Conference, we’re highlighting one of the conference sessions sponsored by ACRL MD. The conference will be held from May 6-8 at the Clarion Resort Hotel in Ocean City, MD.  For more information on the conference, please take a look at the conference program (PDF). To register, visit the MLA conference page.

Remarkable Leadership and Risk Taking in Modern Librarianship
Pre-Conference ($150)
Wednesday, May 6
9:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Nationally known library leaders Steven Bell and Corinne Hill will present an interactive workshop on how to exhibit great leadership in today’s changing library industry. Learn how to approach risk and manage change from a managerial perspective, and how to retain, attract and develop librarian leaders and innovators in your own organization. You will apply leadership strategies to a variety of situations, and discuss your own personal leadership experiences, whether it’s been chairing a committee, leading a project, or directing a library. Both aspiring future library leaders as well as current ones will find this program beneficial.

This program is worth 6 contact hours of continuing education.
Lunch will be served in the restaurant from 12:00 to 1:00pm.

Presenters:

Steven Bell,  Library Journal columnist and Temple University Associate Librarian
Steven Bell, Library Journal columnist and Temple University Associate Librarian
Corinne Hill, Director, Chattanooga Public Library
Corinne Hill, Director, Chattanooga Public Library
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