WLA's Leadership Development Institute: Apply by May 31

Wisconsin Library Association's 3rd annual Leadership Development Institute is open to both members and non-members — apply by May 31, 2019 to participate. Thirty participants will be accepted.

The Leadership Development Institute ...

  • provides the tools and insight to improve your leadership effectiveness and help your library respond to a rapidly shifting competitive landscape
  • is designed for those who must think strategically about emerging institutional and informational needs, changing expectations of library leaders, new technologies, and long-range plans for the library
  • curriculum will deepen your insights and broaden your repertoire of useful approaches to leadership
  • provides a valuable opportunity to assess your own leadership strengths and weaknesses in a supportive and engaging learning environment

Date: August 7-9, 2019
Location: Madison Public Library, 201 West Mifflin Street, Madison,WI 53703
Cost: $300 for WLA members; $375 for non-members


  • Winnefox is sponsoring a scholarship for one of our libraries' directors to attend; contact Mark Arend for details.
  • A limited number of scholarships are available through WLA to cover the registration fee; indicate on the application form if you're interested in being considered.

Full details at the WLA website.

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