Training by Location



4.22.2019 - Beyond Rosetta Stone: How Libraries Can Support English Language Learners [Archive]
County: Providing Library access to English Language Learners (ELL) can be much more than developing your foreign language and ESL collections.  Those learning English can have more pressing information needs and all staff can play a part in creating a . . .
4.26.2019 - A Firm Grasp: The Nonverbals of Influential Leaders [Archive]
County: Three objectives, you will be able to: . . .
4.29.2019 - Programming for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities [Archive]
County: Rhonda Johnston, Adult Outreach Coordinator,  Reed Memorial Library, focuses on connecting historically underserved populations with library resources. She has transformed the story time for adults with developmental disabilities into a fun and . . .
4.30.2019 - Myers Briggs Communication
County: An ideal complement to the introductory workshop, “Understanding Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type,” this workshop will focus specifically on how you can use your Myers-Briggs personality type to maximize your communication skills and . . .
5.1.2019 - Serving Forgotten Patrons: Libraries in the Fight Against Alzheimer's Dementia
County: Alzheimer’s dementia already affects more than 5 million Americans and is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States; all predictions are for even more rapid spread as the Baby Boomers age. Libraries in many cases have been slow . . .
5.2.2019 - Collaboration Connection: Planting the seeds to building successful community partnerships
County: Richland Are you waiting for a collaborator in order to get your great idea off the ground or to apply for a grant?  Do you have services, collections, skills, etc. that you or your organization could offer to potential collaborators?  How do . . .
5.8.2019 - A Day for Public Service
County: Cuyahoga This is a day for all public service staff.  We will start with "Providing Great Customer Service" followed by "Verbal De-escalation" and end with a roundtable discussion to help one another. . . .
5.9.2019 - Gripes, Grumbles and Grievances: Improving Labor-Management Relations through Effective Communication and Grievance Processing
County: Cuyahoga This highly interactive course will help participants build strong labor-management relationships through effective communication and grievance handling skills.  Participants will get information and hands-on experience in communication, . . .
5.14.2019 - RDA in Practice: Enrichment vs. Original Cataloging
County: Join us for an overview of RDA and its use in enrichment vs. original cataloging.   . . .
5.15.2019 - Free Tools for Working with Graphics and the Web
County: Do you spend a good part of your job working with graphics, social media or websites? The web is filled with tools vying for your attention, but some of the best lie waiting under the radar. Learn about these online gems, which you can use to . . .
5.16.2019 - Early Literacy 101-An Ohio Ready to Read Workshop
County: Summit Back by popular demand! This hands-on workshop will help you build a firm foundation in early literacy. Participants will learn how brain development impacts how young children learn and will explore effective, research-based early literacy resources . . .
5.16.2019 - Construction and Facilities Network Meeting-Focused on Architectural Design Process
County: Summit This complete yet informal discussion of the Architectural Design Process will start with the selection of your team and end with the preparations for putting your project out to bid.  . . .
5.22.2019 - 2019 Directors' Retreat: Steps to Stress Free Leadership
County: Ashland This year we will focus on you the leader.  The first day will be devoted to Facilitative Leadership with topics to include: developer of people, developer of teams, manager of conflict and master of problem solving.   The evening will . . .
6.5.2019 - HR Stuff that Every Supervisor Should Know
County: In order to successfully lead others, supervisors need to feel empowered, knowledgeable, capable of exciting their team members and inspiring them to do their best work every day. Join Robin S. Wood as she walks you through the basics of Human . . .
6.6.2019 - 2019 Emerging Tech Symposium: AR/VR- Immersive Realities
County: The 2019 Emerging Tech Symposium will focus on exposing library staff interested in emerging technologies to a broad array of possibilities.  The day-long format of the Symposium will include two speakers and four breakout sessions as well as a . . .
6.7.2019 - Academic Library Directors' Networking Meeting
County: Cuyahoga Join your fellow academic library directors for a lively discussion.  Please send your discussion topic ideas to Laura Ponikvar.
6.11.2019 - Creating a Resume Review Program for Your Library
County: Want to provide a new service for your patron while also promoting your resources? Consider creating a resume review program for your patrons. This type of program allows your library to build relationships within your community and show how . . .
6.12.2019 - Caring for the Mind
County: Library staff are often the first line of response for mental health issues, whether answering questions or dealing with afflicted patrons. In this class, participants will learn how to effectively provide mental health information using the best . . .
6.13.2019 - Day for Circ Staff: It's All About Myers Briggs and Working as a Team
County: Wayne The morning will start with Understanding Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type. . . .
6.19.2019 - Team + Work = TEAMWORK
County: “Teamwork” can’t exist unless you have a motivated “TEAM” and are willing to put in “WORK”.  In this presentation, we will discuss how to facilitate a staff development session that demonstrates how . . .
6.21.2019 - Fiscal Officers and Human Resources Network Meeting
County: Cuyahoga Join your peers for a lively discussion of the latest issues facing human resources and fiscal officers. Please send any items to be discussed for the agenda by June 10, 2019 to Yvette Wasko or Debbie Blair.  The . . .
6.26.2019 - Bullet Journal Basics
County: Have you seen bullet journaling on social media? Are you wondering what it's all about? This webinar will teach you about bullet journaling, which is a flexible organization method that can be your planner, to-do list, notebook, calendar, and more - . . .
6.27.2019 - Brainstorming and Innovation
County: Brainstorming is an incredibly powerful innovation tool. From solving problems to generating creative, groundbreaking ideas, the act of brainstorming can spark fresh and extraordinary concepts, vision and actions.  However, is there a . . .
7.10.2019 - Time Management: Yours and Theirs
County: Almost everyone has more to do than they can get to in any one day.  When you become a manager/supervisor you generally inherit even more things to do in even less time.  Poor personal time management skills take a toll on us as individuals . . .
8.13.2019 - Day for Circ Staff: It's All About Myers Briggs and Working as a Team
County: Lake The morning will start with Understanding Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type. . . .
9.12.2019 - Day for Circ Staff: It's All About Myers Briggs and Working as a Team
County: Mahoning The morning will start with Understanding Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type. . . .
9.18.2019 - Soft Skills for Strong Management: Cultivating Good Critical Thinking
County: Soft Skills for Strong Management: Cultivating Good Critical Thinking . . .
10.10.2019 - It's a Manager/Supervisor's Job to Motivate Staff
County: Great things happen when people are motivated.  However,  we often think that everyone comes to the job already motivated or they should be as motivated as others around them. Either rarely happens and therefore, it is the . . .
11.12.2019 - Day for Circ Staff: It's All About Myers Briggs and Working as a Team
County: Wayne The morning will start with Understanding Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type. . . .