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Identifying Behaviors That Burden People and Budgets In Your Library Webcast 


This is a pre-recorded webcast.  With our online anytime format, you will immediately receive the link to the webcast, password and the link to the webcast handout upon successful registration.  You do not need any special software to view and listen, just a computer!  Since passwords are changed frequently, we suggest viewing the webcast as soon as possible after registering.




  • How Behavior Can Impact Budgets And Timelines
  • How We Rationalize Bad Behaviors: Armored Against Self-knowledge
  • How To Address Behavior In Workplace Evaluations
  • Finding A Workplace Buddy
  • What Behaviors Unburden The Workplace?


  • Identify behaviors that you need to address in yourself.
  • Include workplace behavior in evaluations.
  • Set standards for behaviors with supervisors and managers.



Pat Wagner has been a library consultant and trainer since 1978, having worked with clients in 48 states and Canada. She is a featured speaker at state and national library conferences.  Pat presents on day-to-day practical library issues and uses ideas from many disciplines.  She is an educator with Siera: Learn. Teach. Inspire.™ 



Each registration entitles the registrant only to access the webcast. Registrations may not be shared in any way or viewed in a group setting. You may not broadcast or redistribute in any way without prior approval from Mid-America Library Alliance. That includes, but is not limited to, displaying webcast via projector, large screen tv, or overhead projector.

  • MALA member: $20.00
  • Non-member: $40.00

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We prefer all webcasts to be prepaid.  If you prefer to be billed, there is a  $5 charge for this service.