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Surviving and Thriving as a Library Director 2021
Monday, February 01, 2021
Category: Events

Surviving and Thriving as a Library Director 2021

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Maxine Bleiweis

Are you a newly appointed library director in need of support and information?

Are you interested in becoming a library director in the future?

Are you a library director who would like to connect with other library leaders across the state?

Join us for Surviving and Thriving as a Library Director!

Beginning February 2021, consultant, coach and speaker Maxine Bleiweis presents this in-depth program addressing the many challenges confronting public library directors.

Designed to help new and future library directors survive and thrive as leaders in the library and community, the Surviving and Thriving as a Library Director course offers a unique combination of small group support and expert guidance.

The program consists of a half-day virtual workshop and three webinar sessions, as well as an individual consulting session with Maxine for the opportunity to get personalized guidance and advice for managing your most pressing challenges. Suggested readings, podcasts, and discussion of practical scenarios will help you develop your leadership skills.

Topics covered will include:

  • coaching and supporting staff
  • personnel issues
  • managing boards and city managers
  • spotting trends
  • leveraging your community for support
  • taking care of yourself
  • community leadership and management style
  • understanding your strengths and weaknesses as a leader
  • specific situations that each attendee is facing
Learn more and Register

Contact: MLA at [email protected] or (517) 394-2774

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