the future of libraries in the digital age
Your Name and Title: Elizabeth Borghi, Knowledge Program Manager
Library, School, or Organization Name: Knowledge Bee Knowledge Management Consulting
Co-Presenter Name(s): n/a
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: California
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Knowledge managers, Information workers, corporate librarians, nontraditional librarians, and anyone interested in how library principles and concepts are applied in the tech sector.
Short Session Description (one line): Wholehearted Hypergrowth: Scaling Up in Silicon Valley
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): When presented with expanding a department from 10 employees to 300 globally distributed employees in less than a year, how did this information professional apply librarianship principles and a heartful approach to business practices at a hypergrowth Silicon Valley startup? In this session we will explore some of the challenges, solutions, and takeaways for wholehearted hypergrowth. Currently a Knowledge Program Manager at LinkedIn, Borghi has nearly a decade of experience managing people and information initiatives in Silicon Valley.
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Hi Elizabeth, this is a fascinating idea. This is a unique occurrence in the library world! (We're usually asked to scale back rather than up.) I look forward to it!