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Available at 1pm or 5 pm to fit your working hours. This webinar by is aimed at library and information service managers, aspiring managers and anyone who is tasked with fighting the corner for funds.
Budget is a critical resource to enable you to deliver effective information resources and undertake new projects. The first part of this webinar looks at tools and techniques for making a solid business case for your ongoing service or new project/purchase. The second part of this webinar looks at successfully defending budgets when they are under threat.
Learning objectives include:
- How to align your request with the overall business strategy
- Ideas for making a business case
- How to calculate Return on Investment
- Tips for pro-actively defending against budget cuts
- When faced with cuts - how do you react?
This webinar will be delivered by Penny Bailey, BA, Dip.Lib., MCILIP, FRSA, MIoD, Managing Director of Bailey Solutions Ltd. Penny had a former career as a Library Consultant, still works closely with library and information professionals and is happy to share her business and management experience. Penny has won numerous awards and was shortlisted for the Institute of Directors Southeast Director of the Year Award.