PCI Webinar with Kathy Zappitello
Supporting and Developing Staff: Building Library Leaders Through Better Management
Competency: Library Management
Sub-Category: Support and Develop Library Staff
Do you have the necessary framework in place to develop your staff into library leaders? Supporting and developing staff takes a solid framework, practice, and the right workplace culture to achieve. Being able to recognize and reward a job well done is only part of the big picture. Having clear expectations, proper communication, and an environment to grow, learn, and practice leadership skills in extremely important in today’s library.
Join Kathy Zappitello in this interactive webinar that will explore these issues and help you build library leaders in your organizations.
In this webinar, participants will:
• Learn how to implement a program to effectively engage staff
• Explore ways to identify the training needs of your library
• Recognize ways to create opportunities for leadership in your library setting/situations
• Leave with a framework that supports the personal growth for library staff
Kathy Zappitello~ Biography
Kathy has worked for fourteen years in Ohio libraries and is currently the Executive Director of the Conneaut Public Library in Conneaut, Ohio. Kathy also works as a producer, writer, actor, and director for one of Ohio’s cable access channels that provides programming to households in Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. Kathy is also a board member of the Association for Rural and Small Libraries and serves on its Executive Committee.