Andromeda Yelton

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How to pick your Emerging Leaders project

November 9th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Uncategorized

The 2012 class of ALA Emerging Leaders has been announced. I’m super-excited by some of the names on the list (you all get to work with Jo Alcock and John Jackson and Coral Sheldon-Hess?! lucky you), and I trust I will be excited by the others when I get to meet them, too. One of [...]

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answering Andy about ALA

February 21st, 2011 · 9 Comments · Uncategorized

(Can I resist the alliterative title? No.) Andy Woodworth asks the entirely reasonable questions about ALA reformation: But on this point, I have questions for my fellow young librarians. How is it slow? How is it bloated? How is it not meeting your expectations or needs? What should it be doing? This is something I’ve [...]

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four leadership lessons (and three questions) from ALA Midwinter

January 13th, 2011 · 6 Comments · Uncategorized

My head is racing with thoughts from ALA — you know, “my brain is full, may I be excused?” Little to no hope of ever digesting them all but, in the spirit of reflective participation in the Emerging Leaders program, I’d like to make a spirited attempt to write down thoughts on leadership: as Maureen [...]

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