Staff Development and Training
Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Date: Thursday, January 7, 2010
--ask Kim to investigate availability
Trends in Libraries—Scott will talk to PTK
round tables, randomly assigned, facilitators at each table
Name tags to tables, color per table.
Name or color
5 or 6 diversity group
find out what size tables
Need to make this UPBEAT, drawings and door prizes
Consult with Laura on this?? or someone else?
Help us structure and get engagement
Jan Ison—effective meetings
Richard Schnuer—too busy
Staff training for implementation phase
design time—determine budget
job skills—new assignments
structure and organizational
how to work together
worplace training—workflow training (need extra help)
Worksheet? To leave with committee to help them think through issues
Existing workflow issues
Where jobs are changing?
What skill s will be needed in the new unit?
What skills are held by staff now?
What training is needed?
Can people in the unit conduct the training or is outside training needed?
How much time do you think you need to get people where they need to be?
Who else might be good training?
Workplace environment—creating positive environment
organizational and changing organizational structure
dealing with different culture
Availability for 1 time funds
January 19 School starts
Tuesday, January 12 –orientation and training
Orientation—Thursday January 21 or Friday, January 22
Class schedules for spring?
Email Cindy and