Know & Go: Managing Remote Staff

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Course Description

As the world begins to emerge from the COVID19 pandemic’s limits and restrictions and get back to the old way of business, many libraries are allowing staff to continue to work from home as part of the post-pandemic “new normal.” It can seem like a daunting challenge to lead people who are no longer physically in front of you every day but it can also be beneficial and rewarding for both management and staff. In this session, learn how to successfully lead and manage individuals and teams who work in different locations. Acquire the tools, skills, and methodologies that will help you overcome the significant obstacles that are created by managing and working remotely.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Understand the challenges of managing remote staff
  • Develop strategies to increase communication, connection and collaboration with remote staff
  • Conduct effective virtual team and one-on-one meetings
  • Employ tools and technologies needed to effectively work from home
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of a 1-hour session.
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