► Be passionate about libraries. They should sing our praises and tell our story again and again and again.
► Be inquisitive. They are driven by lifelong learning and ready to research any question, to embrace new technologies, and to enjoy the adventure again and again.
► Remain fleet and flexible. Priorities in the library of 2013 change at the drop of a hat, and staff members need to adjust quickly to our changing world.
► Have patience. If you have worked with a board or on a circulation desk, you know what I mean…