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Current Programs

EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATES & GUIDELINES FOR COVID-19
Thursday, December 3, 2020 / offered online via Zoom
The Coronavirus pandemic has left businesses scrambling to respond to layoffs due to a lack of business, new social distancing restrictions, ensuring employees are safe and adapting to a change in work systems due to an increase in the number of employees working from home.

MAKING EVERY PENNY COUNT: EVENT BUDGETING 101
Thursday, December 3, 2020 /offered online via Zoom
Whether planning a special celebratory event on a large budget or a non-profit fundraising event or conference on a tight budget, it’s critical to understand how to negotiate with vendors and track every penny related to the costs.

EFFECTIVE ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE
Two-day Certificate Program
Friday, January 8 & Friday, January 15, 2021  / offered online via Zoom
Every organization will undergo change for a variety of reasons. There are proven techniques to ensure your change efforts will be met with acceptance and sustainability. Change is difficult—especially in the workplace. If organizations are to prosper, however, change and innovation are essential.

FACILITATION: AN ESSENTIAL LEADERSHIP SKILL
Thursday, January 21, 2021 / offered online via Zoom
Teaching, training and facilitating. Each of these roles is different and calls for different skills. This one-day online workshop will clarify the differences and focus on facilitation skills as part of an effective leadership style.

GRANT WRITING CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
Introductory Grant Writing Certificate, No Experience Required!
Friday, January 22, Thursday-Friday, January 28-29 and Thursday-Friday, February 4-5, 2021 /offered online via Zoom
Grant writing techniques and processes are in a transitional stage. Grant writers need to stay on top of the latest trends that include more online grant applications, requirements for better designed evaluations, and new social policies that determine grant opportunities.

EFFECTIVE MANAGERIAL AND SUPERVISORY COMMUNICATION
Friday, January 29, 2021 / offered online via Zoom
Beyond technical or subject matter expertise, the most important skill for managers and supervisors is communication. Whether it be coaching employees, implementing change initiatives or navigating difficult situations, how managers/supervisors communicate matters.

HIGH IMPACT LEADERSHIP CERTIFICATE
Five-Day Certificate Program
Monday-Friday, February 8-12, 2021 / offered online via Zoom
Today’s leaders face significant challenges including building dynamic and productive teams, handling a crisis on the fly, ensuring effective policies are in place to create organizational culture, and reducing legal risks.

MANAGING DISRUPTION
Thursday, February 11, 2021 / offered online via Zoom
The past year has been a challenging time for everyone.  The degree to which you are able to pivot to manage the disruption caused by the pandemic is the key to success, both now and for the future of your business.  Learn what it means to pivot, how others are doing it, and be inspired to pivot, too.

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