7 ways to prepare for an effective one-on-one meeting with your manager


Many managers say flat-out that their biggest frustration is when employees are not prepared for

Friday Video: The library is not a place, it’s a concept.


Community libraries are part of the fabric of a city, but they’re as much a

Friday Reads: Palaces for the People


An eminent sociologist and bestselling author offers an inspiring blueprint for rebuilding our fractured society. We

5 leadership strategies that cultivate cognitive diversity


Diversity is among the most critical issues and opportunities we face today. Conscious efforts abound,

There’s an optimal time to give negative feedback


…Research from Northwestern University suggests there may be an optimal time to give negative feedback. This

Why Is This Happening?: Social Infrastructure Week with Eric Klinenberg


Can a library save your life? Could public parks help address crime and addiction in

Mashup Monday: Star Wars of Oz trailer


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Friday Reads: Rough Country by John Sandford


The murder of a successful advertising executive leads Detective Virgil Flowers to the unlikely scene

Love is Here to Stay


Tony Bennett & Diana Krall, red vinyl