AALL Education Update / May 2015

UPCOMING WEBINARS

Anticipate as a Strategic Leader
Thursday, May 28 | 11:00 a.m. CDT
Register by Monday, May 25
AALL Members – Complimentary; Non-members – $60

This webinar, led by Decision Strategies International Consultant Franklin Shen, will highlight one of six disciplines of strategic thinking–Anticipate. Focusing on the need for leaders to anticipate, be prepared for, and lead through change, participants will learn how to examine external and internal forces to impact strategy.

Shen will discuss all six strategies of strategic thinking in the library during an upcoming Annual Meeting program in Philadelphia.

Cultural Intelligence Makes a Difference
Thursday, June 4 | 11:00 a.m. CDT
Register by Monday, June 1
AALL Members – Complimentary; Non-members – $60

This webinar, led by Michelle Villagran, certified cultural intelligence facilitator
at Cultural Intelligence Center, will discuss an overview of cultural intelligence (CQ), how it can be used, and how to improve your own work performance using CQ.

Webinars made possible through a partnership with Wolters Kluwer.

AALL2go

Now Available On-Demand

Pick of the Month

Selected by AALL’s Continuing Professional Education Committee.

Courtroom Technology: Trends and Practical Insights

What else is available on-demand? View the 2014 + 2015 archive.

SUBMIT YOUR WEBINAR PROPOSAL

We Want to Hear From You

Do you have an idea for a webinar? Are you, or is someone you know, an expert on a subject important to legal information professionals? We would love to hear from you!

Submit your ideas, suggestion, or proposal.

GRANTS DEADLINE MAY 7

AALL/Bloomberg BNA Continuing Education Grants
Applications due Thursday, May 7

Planning educational events for the fall? AALL is committed to providing support for local and regional programming year-round. Chapters, special interest sections, caucuses, member institutions, and individual AALL members are encouraged to apply.

Congratulations to recent grant award winners: Northern California Association of Law Libraries and Law Librarians of Puget Sound.

NEW AALL 2015 SESSIONS

More Reasons to Join Us in Philly!

Register by June 5 to save $100 on conference registration.

CALL FOR AALL 2015 COFFEE TALKS TOPICS

Deadline Extended
Friday, May 15

Got a burning question you’d like to ask? Maybe you’d like to pick your colleagues’ brains about a new innovation. Wondering if anybody has dealt with a situation similar to the one you find yourself in now? Informal Coffee Talk discussions at AALL 2015 will be your opportunity to brainstorm; sound off; and share challenges, experiences, and ideas.

Submit your recommendations.

SAVE THE DATE FOR AALL’S NEWEST EDUCATION PROGRAM

AALL Business Skills Clinic
October 16-17
Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile | Chicago, Illinois
Registration opens soon

The AALL Business Skills Clinic is a two-day intensive experience designed to give you a foundation in strategic planning, managerial finance, human resources, negotiations, performance measures, and marketing/communications.

Contact Katie Brown, chair of the Business Skills Education Task Force, or Celeste Smith, AALL director of education, for more information.