CAC Updates

Professional Development in a Post-COVID World

I was recently talking to a friend about professional development opportunities for employees. He said, "Now that conferences have been cancelled due to COVID-19, I'm encouraging my employees to continue their professional development via books, webinars and other online learning options." I think this is becoming more and more common, as most 2020 conferences have… Continue reading Professional Development in a Post-COVID World

CAC Updates

Fall Webinar Schedule and Book Release

As we move into fall, business is starting to return to a "new normal," and that means more training and professional development needs for libraries and other community-serving organizations. Even as my clients have adjusted their operations due to COVID-19, I've adjusted my training topics to meet their needs. My experience with crisis communications, funding… Continue reading Fall Webinar Schedule and Book Release

Consulting

White Paper: Navigating Unstable Library Funding in a Challenging World

This white paper originated as a series on this blog. The series shared experiences and lessons learned from serving as the marketing and communications director for a large public library during the 2008 recession and resulting library funding cuts. My hope is that this whitepaper will help libraries prepare for and respond to funding challenges… Continue reading White Paper: Navigating Unstable Library Funding in a Challenging World