Gallup Describes that Highly Matrixed Employees are More Engaged

November 5th, 2017

Working with Washington County Library (MN), referenced in other blogs, we took an initial dive into Gallup’s concept of the the highly-matrixed workplace, and its positive impacts on organizational development and employee engagement. Here’s a link to an introductory article. Click on the following link to open the entire report and scroll to page 133: Gallup…

The Multiplier Strategic Planning Effect at NLA/MPLA in South Lake Tahoe

October 18th, 2017

On Monday, October 16, 2017, I was fortunate to present at the Nevada Library Association/Mountain Plains Library Association joint conference at the Hard Rock Casino and Hotel (well, Harvey’s actually) in Stateline, South Lake Tahoe. Click this link for the: NLA Strategic Plan Presentation to view/download the PDF of my presentation. Note: its a large file so…

Solano County Board of Supervisors Approves Library Strategic Plan

July 21st, 2017

We’re proud to announce that the Solano County Library received approval from the County Board of Supervisors to proceed with its new Strategic Plan. Like all of our strategic plans, the library’s staff are the lead authors. Big thanks to more than 30 library staff who participated all the way through the planning process, and especially…

New Projects page showcases unique library solutions

July 13th, 2017

From our perspective, there are at least two great things about the work we do with libraries. The problems we’re helping libraries to solve are always unique and different — reflecting the uniqueness and diversity of their communities. And, librarians care deeply about their communities and are trying to find new ways to break through…


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