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3300 Peachtree Road NE Atlanta, GA 30305, USA

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Thursday, August 10 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
So You Are a New Manager? Tips and Tricks for Your New Role

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So, you've been promoted to manager? Now what? This session will provide tips and tricks on stepping gracefully into your new role. You will receive guidance on meeting expectations, coaching and appraising staff, getting informed, managing up, down, and sideways, and keeping your skills fresh, too. Kimberly is currently a manager at DC Public Library with 16 years of management experience in public libraries in DC, Virginia, and California.

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Shannon Jones

Director of Libraries, MUSC
Shannon Jones (she/her/hers) is the Director of Libraries for the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.  Shannon is also Director for Region 2 of the Network of the National Library of Medicine headquartered at MUSC. Before she arrived at MUSC, Shannon worked as the... Read More →

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Kimberly B. Knight

Manager, Southwest Library, DC Public Library
I am a Manager with DC Public Library. With 20 years in public libraries, I have worked in diverse settings from Oakland, Los Angles, Prince William and Arlington, VA to the District of Columbia serving children, teens, and adults. I am an ALA Councilor-at-Large and active on committees... Read More →

Thursday August 10, 2017 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Highland III (Grand Hyatt Buckhead)