Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Fundamentals of Library Supervision, Third Edition

McNeil, Beth. Fundamentals of Library Supervision. Third Edition. Neal-Schuman, 2017. ISBN:978-0-8389-1554-7

This updated edition will give you the grounding to supervise, manage, and lead with confidence. A perfect handbook for those just moving into a supervisory position, and a welcome refresher for current managers, this resource focuses on daily, real-world issues.

Table of Contents 

Part I    Supervising Individuals
  • Chapter 1    Today’s Workplace
  • Chapter 2    Hiring and Interviewing
  • Chapter 3    Orientation and Training
  • Chapter 4    Managing Performance
  • Chapter 5    Managing Rewards
Part II    Managing Groups
  • Chapter 6    Becoming a Manager
  • Chapter 7    Teamwork and Group Dynamics
  • Chapter 8    Planning and Organizing Work
  • Chapter 9    Budgeting Basics
  • Chapter 10    Facilities, Space, and Safety, by Debra J. Pearson
  • Chapter 11    Managing Meetings
  • Chapter 12    Project Management
Part III    Leading in Organizations
  • Chapter 13    Communication Skills
  • Chapter 14    Organizational Climate and the Art of Motivation
  • Chapter 15    Inclusiveness and Diversity
  • Chapter 16    Policies and the Legal Environment
  • Chapter 17    Career Management