Date(s) - 06/16/2022
2:00 pm EDT - 3:00 pm EDT
It is not uncommon to be thrust into a leadership role with little to no leadership or supervisory training. You now have to make decisions that affect your entire library and staff. Learn how to build self-confidence to lead yourself and others in the right direction by developing decision-making skills and determining your leadership style. Learn the value of leading by example and make your library thrive.
As a result of this program, attendees will:
• Learn and identify your leadership and management style
• Advance self-confidence by understanding leadership techniques leading to better decision-making
• Acquire tangible steps to building confidence and develop vision casting
• Learn how to set communication and boundaries by applying management tactics
Presenter: Jennifer Blair is the Head of User Services Librarian and Associate Professor at Azusa Pacific University (APU). Her role is dedicated to the user experience, including marketing the library, and teaching. She has extensive experience teaching online courses in design and computer literacy. Jennifer holds a B.A. in Graphic Design, a M.A in Education with an emphasis in Educational Multimedia, and a M.S. in Library and Information Studies. Her experience in academic and public libraries as well as work experience in art and design allow her to employ visionary strategies to enrich progress and enhance advancement for students.