You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Close
Search
Join TLA

About

The Executive Leadership Immersion (ELI) program prepares individuals to reach the next level of excellence by developing the skills and aptitudes needed to lead today's complex organizations.

2019 Registration Now Open

August 4-8, 2019
Lakeway (20 minutes west of Austin)

Registration for the 2019 Executive Leadership Immersion program is now open!

Location: Lakeway Resort, 101 Lakeway Dr, Lakeway, Texas 78734
Draft Schedule

Advanced Registration: May 11 – June 30 $1,400*
Regular Registration: July 1-15 $1,700*

*Registration fees include hotel, meals, and program. 

Register

Successful library leaders know the importance of not only managing teams, but inspiring others, setting purposeful goals, executing strategic visions, and creating cultures of excellence.

Program Goals

  • Prepare librarians and leaders within the library community to excel in high-level leadership, administrative positions
  • Promote robust organizational growth in Texas libraries and provide context for succession planning
  • Provide participants energizing and focused learning experiences to shape their career advancement goals and skills within marketplace demands
  • Provide employers, organizations, and participants with expert feedback on a significant work project

Curriculum Highlights

Incorporating high-level interactive sessions, case studies, outside experts, group discussion, individual projects, and self-directed exploration, the program emphasizes:

  • Unique 21st century nonprofit library leadership competencies
  • Transforming organizations and organizational culture; leading change
  • Best practices for leading all types of libraries, partnerships and collaborations
  • Leading large scale projects and activities
  • Strategic visioning
  • Motivating and persuading others internally and externally
  • Assessment and data to support leadership
  • Leadership approaches to expand the visibility, and the value of the library with in the broader community

Thank you to our sponsors

 

 

Join or Renew Your TLA Membership!

 

Latest News
View all News

11 Days and Counting!

Advocacy, TLA Membership

With just 11 days remaining in the 86th Texas Legislative Session, and deadlines looming in the House, it is crunch time for many bills. Saturday, May 18 is the last day for house committees to report senate bills and senate joint resolutions in order for them to have any chance of being placed on a […]

Read More

UNT Student Shares Insight & Lessons Learned from her First TLA Conference

TLA Annual Conference, TLA News

The wonder of TLA was phenomenal and completely changed my perception of possible professional career options. As a distant learning student, I felt that there seemed to be difficulty truly connecting with members of my cohort. I am a school librarian and was under the incorrect notion that I was limited to remaining at the […]

Read More