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New Core Web Course Explores Management Fundamentals

CHICAGO—Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures is pleased to announce the release of a new online course that introduces library managers to fundamental management concepts. Developed and led by Julia Davis, an experienced information science professional passionate about employee-centric leadership practices, accessibility and standardization of procedures, the Fundamentals of Management online course is designed for new managers gain the skills they need to successfully lead their department or organization, as well as support existing managers looking to improve their skills.

At the end of this four-week course, participants will be able to recognize key differences between management and individual contributor roles, define their own leadership style, build relationships effectively in the workplace, identify strategic practices for managing employees and their work and understand HR Fundamentals and how to implement them in the workplace.

Fundamentals of Management
Sessions are repeated throughout the year. You only need to attend one.

Session 1: April 25 – May 20, 2022
Session 2: June 6 – July 1, 2022

Registration fees:
$165.11 – Main Member
$188.10 – ALA Member
$209.00 – Non-member

This course is limited to 25 students per session. Sessions should sell out quickly.

For questions about registration, contact ALA Registration at 1-800-545-2433 and press 5 or email [email protected]

For any other questions or comments related to the online course, please contact Mia Blixt-Shehan, Core CE Assistant, at [email protected]

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Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures is the national association that advances the profession of librarians and information providers in core roles of leadership and management, collections and technical services, and technology. Our mission is to cultivate and amplify the collective expertise of library workers in core functions through community building, advocacy and learning. Core is a division of the American Library Association. Follow us on our Blog, Twitter or instagram.