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Managing Change: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians Susan Carol Curzon

Managing Change: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians

Susan Carol Curzon

Published October 1st 2005
ISBN : 9781555705534
Paperback
129 pages
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Guiding staff and organizations through turbulent times--budget cuts, personnel shortages, new technologies, reorganization and consolidation--is an absolutely necessary skill for todays library managers. Susan Curzon, one of Library JournalsMoreGuiding staff and organizations through turbulent times--budget cuts, personnel shortages, new technologies, reorganization and consolidation--is an absolutely necessary skill for todays library managers. Susan Curzon, one of Library Journals Librarians of the Year, has completely revised her classic change how-to, recommended as required reading by Online. She outlines the step-by-step processes and detailed instructions necessary for conceptualizing the issues- planning- preparing- decision-making- controlling resistance-- and implementing changes. Practical guidance for dealing with technologys impact on libraries, applying the latest research in change management, and developing new strategies for coping with change are included. An all new Teaching Tools section--featuring sample scenarios- questions and discussion points- coaching prompts- motivational tips- and more--helps administrators share the knowledge with their staffs and colleagues. Here is the How-To to help you not only cope--but thrive--in our constantly changing library environment.