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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.

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

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

Registration rate: $1,400* (through July 15)
*Registration fees include hotel, meals, and program. 

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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
  • Draft schedule

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