Events

December 8, 2016 - 1:00pm
http://www.txla.org/CE-AZ
Getting Along with Co-Workers (AZ webinar series for support staff) One of the most common and well-used tools for identifying and designing policies, processes and techniques for working with others is Julie Todaro's "Reasonable Expectation of Adult Behavior." Webinar content...
January 11, 2017 - 1:00pm
http://www.txla.org/CE-AZ
Every library requires that all of their library employees "keep up" with the technology in the library - both hardware and software.  But libraries are "changing" and - in fact - they are constantly changing! It is critical that library employees work with their managers...
February 16, 2017 - 1:00pm
http://www.txla.org/CE-AZ
Strategic partnerships with nonprofit, for-profit, and governmental organizations is a hot topic in libraries now, with benefits for programming, collection development, and library instruction. Learn how support staff can help libraries offer better services by connecting to...
March 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
http://www.txla.org/CE-AZ
Although our libraries have similar services for today's constituents, there are a wide variety of very different services - some that meet local needs and some that are just unusual and represent very different ideas for serving constituents! Coupon exchanges, borrowing small...
April 4, 2017 - 1:00pm
http://www.txla.org/CE-AZ
What is mentoring?  What role does mentoring play in support staff education and training?  Does mentoring substitute for orientation and training?  Continuing education?  Development?  How does it differ from shadowing?  What mentor programs exist...
April 19, 2017 (All day) - April 22, 2017 (All day)
http://www.txla.org/annual-conference
July 16, 2017 (All day) - July 20, 2017 (All day)
http://www.txla.org/texas-accelerated-library-leaders
The TALL Texans Leadership Development Institute provides advanced leadership and management education in service to all the libraries of Texas and the communities they serve. Participants study strategic planning, risk-taking, conflict negotiation, teambuilding, coaching,...
July 30, 2017 (All day) - August 3, 2017 (All day)
http://www.txla.org/executive-leadership
TLA's Executive Leadership Immersion will prepare individuals and organizations to reach the next level of excellence. Current and aspiring directors and administrators will develop new skills to excel in high-level and senior leadership positions. With a dynamic curriculum...