What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 6

Tweet Do you sometimes wonder what you could do to get more administrative support for teen services in your library? There are some relatively simple steps you can take to win friends and influence managers! This is a six-part series that shares some tips from managers that you can integrate into your work life and … Continue reading What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 6

What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 5

Tweet Do you sometimes wonder what you could do to get more administrative support for teen services in your library? There are some relatively simple steps you can take to win friends and influence managers! This is a six-part series that shares some tips from managers that you can integrate into your work life and … Continue reading What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 5

What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 4

Tweet Do you sometimes wonder what you could do to get more administrative support for teen services in your library? There are some relatively simple steps you can take to win friends and influence managers! This is a six-part series that shares some tips from managers that you can integrate into your work life and … Continue reading What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 4

What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 3

Tweet Do you sometimes wonder what you could do to get more administrative support for teen services in your library? There are some relatively simple steps you can take to win friends and influence managers! This is a six-part series that shares some tips from managers that you can integrate into your work life and … Continue reading What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 3

What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 2

Tweet Do you sometimes wonder what you could do to get more administrative support for teen services in your library? There are some relatively simple steps you can take to win friends and influence managers! This is a six-part series that shares some tips from managers that you can integrate into your work life and … Continue reading What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 2

What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 1

Tweet Do you sometimes wonder what you could do to get more administrative support for teen services in your library? There are some relatively simple steps you can take to win friends and influence managers! Over the next six weeks, I’ll be sharing some tips from managers that you can integrate into your work life … Continue reading What Your Manager Wishes You Knew – Part 1

Adventures in Korea

Tweet As I was sitting in the Philadelphia airport, waiting to fly home from Midwinter 2014, I checked my email to find something rather startling: an invitation to be the keynote speaker at a symposium on library services for children and teens sponsored by the National Library for Children and Young Adults (NLCY) in South … Continue reading Adventures in Korea

YALSA Board @ Annual 2013: Getting Buy-in from Administrators

Tweet At the 2013 ALA Annual Conference, the YALSA board discussed an issue that we have been grappling with for some time: how do we get library administrators on board with the idea that teen services and programs are important, and deserve a fair piece of the library pie? At the 2013 Midwinter Meeting, the … Continue reading YALSA Board @ Annual 2013: Getting Buy-in from Administrators