MATERIALS FROM CONFERENCES

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2019 NHLTA Conference

Advocacy Bootcamp (Marci Merola and James LaRue)
Orientation Highlights (Liz Tentarelli)
Libraries Transform (Marci Merola and James LaRue)
How to Run an Effective Meeting and Comply with the Right-To-Know Law (Stephen C. Buckley)
Space Analysis and Renovation (Ron Lamarre)
Personal Safety in Today’s Environment (Nathan Linstad)
Teamwork at the Top: The Library Director/Trustee Relationship (Debra Caplan)
Strategic Planning: How to Survey & Follow-Up (Deb Hoadley)
Getting to Know the Library RSAs (Margaret Byrnes)
Serving Teens Is Hard — But Vital (Nicole Rancourt, Stephanie Schott, Deborah Dutcher)
Communications and Marketing for a Successful Capital Campaign (Corinne Chronopoulos)

2018 NHLTA Conference

Orientation Highlights (Presented by Liz Tentarelli)
    Handouts
Creating Smart Spaces: Small Libraries (Presented by Pat Fickett &and Lynn Piotrowicz)
Marketing Your Library Brand (Presented by Elisabeth Doucett and Joyce Schmitt)
Understanding Library Friends & Foundations Handout (Presented by Terry Knowles)
Friends & Friends of Friends (Presented by Tom Ladd)
     Handout 1 Working together chart: Director, Trustees, Friends
     Handout 2 Memo of Understanding: Library and Friends
I Didn't Know Libraries Did That! (Presented by George Needham)
Managing the Money (Presented by William Gould and Peter Royce
      Q&A Handout
Right-to-Know Law Update (Presented by Cordell Johnston)
      Q&A Handout

 

2017 NHLTA Conference

What Constitutes A Great Library (Keynote by George Needham)
A Strategic Approach to Grants & Grant Writing (Presented by Laurette Edelmann)
     Grant Strategy Chart Handout 
     Nonprofit Resources Handout
Trustee Orientation Part 1 (Presented by Terri Jillson White)
Trustee Orientation Part 2 (Presented by Susan Gaudiello)
Library Services for Older Adults (Presented by Donna Bunker, Ann Hoey, & Marilyn Stevenson)
Strategic Planning 201 (Presented by Deb Hoadley)
Futureproofing the Library (Presented by Jessamyn West)
The Other Money (Presented by Terry Knowles)
Creating Library Policies THAT WORK (Presented by Thomas Ladd)
Bottling the Passion: (Presented by Porter Caesar)
     Solicitation Pointers handout
     Phone Call Tips handout 
Bringing Big Ideas to Small Libraries (Presented by Lara Croft and Julie Perrin)

2016 NHLTA Conference

REFLECTIONS (Keynote by Edie Clark)

STARTING ON THE RIGHT FOOT: A Basic Orientation (Presented by Adele Knight and Mark Branoff)
BUILDING A NEW LIBRARY: The Sunapee Experience (Presented by Terri Jillson White and Mindy Atwood)
HOW THE NH CHARITABLE FOUNDATION WORKS WITH LIBRARIES AND YOUR COMMUNITY (Presented by Linda Reinish and Andrea Thorpe)
THE OTHER MONEY (Presented by Terry Knowles)
COMMUNITY BASED STRATEGIC PLANNING (Presented by George Needham)
SAFETY IN THE LIBRARY (Presented by Steve Goldman)
SAFETY IN THE LIBRARY handout
FORMING A LIBRARY FOUNDATION (Presented by Terry Knowles)
ENGAGING YOUR LIBRARY COMMUNITY WITH STORYTELLING (Presented by Julia Campbell)
ENGAGING YOUR LIBRARY COMMUNITY WITH STORYTELLING handout
COMMUNITY BUILDING & ENGAGEMENT (Presented by Deb Hoadley)
COMMUNITY BUILDING & ENGAGEMENT handout
TECHNOLOGY—WHAT'S NEXT? (Presented by George Needham)
ROUNDTABLE FOR SMALL LIBRARIES—Survey Results (Presented by J. Clark, C. Martineau, M. Walker)

2015 NHLTA Conference

RISING TO THE CHALLENGE: RE-ENVISIONING PUBLIC LIBRARIES (Presented by Norman Jacknis)
PRECONFERENCE SURVEY RESULTS (Presented by David Hallenbeck)
EXPANDING ON ASPEN TRENDS (Presented by Norman Jacknis)
DESIGNING THE LIBRARY OF THE FUTURE: AN ARCHITECT'S PERSPECTIVE (Presented by Ron Lamarre)
RIGHT TO KNOW LAW - COMPLIANCE AND CURRENT ISSUES (Presented by Cordell Johnston)
BECOMING A CONFIDENT LIBRARY SPOKESPERSON (Presented by Cindy Poltack)
HOW TO ENSURE ACTION ON THE REPORT (Presented by Maureen Sullivan) tools and resources
FINDING YOUR FEARLESS LEADER: CONDUCTING THE SEARCH FOR A NEW LIBRARY DIRECTOR (Presented by Debra Caplan)
ENGAGING YOUR LIBRARY COMMUNITY THROUGH STORYTELLING (Presented by Julia Campbell)
SUCCESSFUL LIB FOR AN UNCERTAIN FUTURE (Presented by George Needham)
THE OTHER MONEY (Presented by Terry Knowles)

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