Goals 2018: (Ethel Salonen, convener)
Programs at 2018 SLA Annual Conference in Baltimore, MD:
- Tuesday, June 12, 7:30-8:30 AM: Annual Business Meeting, Ethel Salonen, 2018 Convener (Breakfast served; 11 attendees)
- Monday, June 11, 7:15-8:45 AM: "Exploring Critical Issues in Information Management: LMD Book Club", (co-sponsored with Leadership and Management Division), Toby Pearlstein discussed the handbook she and the late Jim Matarazzo edited, entitled, The Emerald Handbook of Modern Information Management, published by Emerald Publishing, Ltd.
Prepared a brochure about the Encore Caucus and distributed copies at our kiosk on SLA Main Street at annual conference
Distributed Encore Caucus ribbons to Encore members at the kiosk.
Distributed handout on "Thinking about an encore LIS career?" prepared by Kim Dority Update content of Encore Caucus website; migrate website to new content management platform in Fall 2018.
Launch a recruitment campaign to increase number of Encore Caucus members (approximately 65); promote Encore Caucus to all SLA Retired members by distributing brochure and conference handout by Kim Dority, "Thinking about an encore LIS career?"
Begin a webinar series for all SLA members in Fall 2018 covering topics of interest: retirement planning, career transitions, career resilience and re-invention.