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Florida Library Webinars is dedicated to bringing the most accurate, relevant and current training to staff working in Florida libraries. We believe that a well-trained library staff makes for an excellent library – providing excellent service to it’s community.  FLW is a continuing education program offering weekly live webinars – you can see what’s upcoming here.  Our live classes and recordings are for ALL staff working in Florida libraries. We offer introductory level training in technology, customer service and other soft skills and library skills.  We have a curriculum of over 800 training sessions recorded from our live webinars.  Search our On Demand section to find the right training for you.

Increasing Motivation in Library Users

  Motivation is complex. Individuals choose to do things for reasons that are internal and external to themselves. As librarians, our jobs typically require us to work with people on a day-to-day basis and many of these interactions include answering questions,...

20 Tech Trends in 60 Minutes

Librarians go way beyond books and use technology every day. But who has the time to keep up with all that’s changing? Fortunately, we do! In this 20 in 60 minutes program, Carrie Rogers-Whitehead will bring library staff up to speed with quick-based tech trends that...

How to Drive Community Engagement for Your Library Using Social Media and Storytelling

  Do you struggle to get heard in a noisy, cluttered online world? Do you want to create deeper connections with community members? Leveraging the power and potential of storytelling and social media is crucial to get attention for your library and advocate for your...

Time Management vs. Energy Management Your Secret to Success!

Welcome to the trust & value economy! An economy that is fast-paced, constantly changing and just trying to keep up is a struggle. This is a new economy where the strategies of time management and making your “to do” list are not only out of date…they just slow you...

What is GDPR and Why Does It Matter to Libraries?

You may be wondering why you are receiving tons of privacy policy updates in your email inboxes or getting privacy alert pop-ups when logging in to various online services. The European Union (EU), in 2016, approved a new data privacy law called the General Data...

The Simple and Easy Manager: An Interview with Ned Parks

Telling a story can be one of the most effective ways of communicating valuable pieces of knowledge or information. In his book The Simple and Easy Manager, Ned Parks tells the story of Quentin Spaulding as a method to help people that manager others to be more...

A Design Thinking Approach to Encore Career Exploration: Help Your 50+ Patrons (or Yourself) Discover the Next Act

Your webinar will be held on June 26, 2018, 10:30 am - 11:30 am ET. Login here: http://connectpro85922111.adobeconnect.com/rrecskscrbrb/ After the webinar, please complete our Training Survey and provide your feedback on the session. Within 7 days, the recording of...

Creating a Program to Assist Users Cutting Cable

Are you receiving questions about cutting cable? Are you working on a program to help users get on board with this growing trend? Cutting cable is one of the biggest consumer trends of 2017 and often libraries are faced with helping users navigate this seemingly...

I Can’t Reach It! Shelving and Layout in the Children’s Department

The children served by youth services spaces/departments span a vast spectrum of developmental milestones. This webinar will challenge staff who work with children to take a fresh look at their spaces with differing age groups- from infants through tweens in mind....

Creating Flyers in PowerPoint

Have you ever wondered about how you can use powerpoint to make a flyer? No? Well, Powerpoint has many capabilities beyond presentations! It can be used to make a rotating slideshow and signage for a kiosk or other digital media display, to create flyers, and even...