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August 2021

The Anti-Procrastinator’s Guide to Time Management

August 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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Anti-Procrastinator's Guide to Time Management

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, former librarian and self-proclaimed "anti-procrastinator" shares her tips for tackling big projects in small chunks and better managing time. Tips from working at home and virtually will be shared as well as advice from Carrie's years of working at an extremely busy reference desk. Participants will learn: The power of single-tasking and micro-chunking tasks Apps to help with time management Suggestions to help focus at home Dealing with tech distractions The art of prioritizing Carrie Rogers-Whitehead ~ Biography…

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Why DEI Training is Not Working

August 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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Why DEI Training is Not Working

According to a McKinsey Report, organizations large and small spend an average of $8 billion dollars a year on diversity training. Nearly two-thirds of colleges and universities offer diversity trainings for faculty, staff, and students each year for an annual estimate of over $280 million. Yet, racial trauma, bias incidents, and hate crimes on college campuses are on the continual rise. Hundreds of studies dating back to the 1930s suggest that anti-bias and diversity training does not reduce bias, alter…

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September 2021

How to Hire Better Bosses! How to Strengthen Your Management Recruitment Strategies

September 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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How to Hire Better Bosses

A Gallup poll finds that organizations fail to choose the right candidate for leadership positions over 82% of the time. In terms of employee morale, exit interviews and workplace culture surveys show that toxic bosses are the number one reason employees leave or disengage from their organizations. For the libraries that recruit better bosses tend to have healthier, happier organizations with more inclusive work environments. This program will help you to avoid common hiring mistakes and make the right hire…

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Neurodiversity: A Primer for Libraries

September 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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Neurodiversity is a contract to medical and pathology models of neurological differences in the brain. It’s a more nuanced perspective of what exactly is “normal” or “appropriate” in people. This webinar will explain the basics of neurodiversity, the growing movement, and how librarians can better create programs and advocate for people who are neurodiverse. In addition, the webinar will cover: People first vs. Identity first language Broadening the scope of ADA-compliance Controversies of neurodiversity Carrie Rogers-Whitehead ~ Biography Carrie Rogers-Whitehead…

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October 2021

Patron Bashing in Public Libraries: Its Effect on the Professional and the Profession

October 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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Its Effect on the Professional and the Profession

In this session, we will explore types of patron bashing and how it is damaging to the person doing it, their organization, and the profession.

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Ask Us Anything (AUA) for Healthier Libraries

October 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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Ask Us Anything (AUA) for Healthier Libraries

This Ask Us Anything (AUA) program is the place for you to anonymously and safely share what’s going on in your work. And to help, we have gathered a panel of experts to offer solutions and opinions.

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The Six Questions to Ask Yourself About Your Underperforming Employee

October 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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The Six Questions to Ask Yourself About Your Underperforming Employee

This interactive and informative program will give you the six questions to ask yourself to help you to work together with your employee to diagnose their performance problem(s) and to create a plan of action moving forward.

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