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PCI Webinar - Is Your Library Too Fragile?

FREE for members (or $20/$25) - Arguably, the whole idea of libraries, particularly public libraries, is inherently one of antifragility. Change, uncertainty, and chaos are conditions organizations usually dislike and try to avoid. Yet, in his book Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder, Nassim Taleb explains antifragility as the concept that certain things grow stronger with shock and turmoil, as opposed to fragile things, which just break down.

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When: 10:30 AM
Where: Online
United States
Contact: 513-751-4422


Online registration is available until: 1/12/2018
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PCI Webinar with Kathy Zappitello and Andrew Sanderbeck

 

Is Your Library Too Fragile?

 

Tuesday, January 16th from 10:30 – 11:30am EST

Must register by January 12th.

 

Competency: Library Management

Sub-Category: Organizational Leadership

 

Arguably, the whole idea of libraries, particularly public libraries, is inherently one of antifragility. Change, uncertainty, and chaos are conditions organizations usually dislike and try to avoid. Yet, in his book Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder, Nassim Taleb explains antifragility as the concept that certain things grow stronger with shock and turmoil, as opposed to fragile things, which just break down.

 

Could your organization be too fragile? And what could it do differently to grow stronger when things seem like their spinning out of control?

 

In this informative and interactive program Kathy Zappitello and Andrew Sanderbeck will discuss 6 Key Factors in Making Your Organization ‘Antifragile” and Kathy will share the Conneaut Public Library’s specific Antifragile plan being implemented in 2018.

 

Kathy Zappitello~ Biography

 

Kathy has worked for thirteen years in Ohio libraries and is currently the Executive Director of the Conneaut Public Library in Conneaut, Ohio.  Kathy also works as a producer, writer, actor, and director for one of Ohio's cable access channels that provides programming to households in Ohio and Western Pennsylvania.  Kathy is also a member of the board of Trustees of the Northeast Ohio Regional Library System and is a proud board member of the Association for Rural and Small Libraries.

Andrew Sanderbeck ~ Biography

 

Andrew has been developing and conducting training seminars for libraries and library organizations for more than fifteen years. He has presented Web-based, On-line, and Face-to-Face sessions on Management and Leadership, Customer Service and Communication Skills in the U.S. and in numerous countries around the world. He is the founder of the PCI Webinars.

Cost

FREE for employees of Supporting Member Institutions 
$20 for members in our Ohio service area 
$25 for everyone else

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