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  • fls21Express Leadership Summit - Fall Leadership Series

    Join us for a Premier Virtual Leadership Summit
    • September 8 - September 29 | Wednesdays | 12:00pm - 1:45pm (EST)

    In 2021 we have seen a return to work and job growth like never before. Now, more than ever, organizational leadership needs to lead like never before as we return to an old and new sense of normalcy...




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  • eiueFoundations of Emotional Intelligence - Virtual Training

    Knowing Yourself is Half the Battle
    • October 4 - October 25 | Mondays | 1:00pm - 2:30pm (EST)
    Emotional Intelligence has been the buzz word for the last 20 years in organizations, but what is the business case for emotional intelligence? High emotional intelligence is associated with strong employee engagement, effective leadership and building a successful job path. In this 4-part virtual training, participants will learn how to heighten their self-awareness and manage their emotions by analyzing the impact of reacting vs. responding....


  • mml-virtualMonday Morning Leadership - Virtual Training

    Leadership principles to start the work week strong.
    • October 5 - October 26 | Tuesdays | 1:00pm - 3:00pm (EST)

    Monday Morning Leadership is a four-session training program designed to infuse new daily behaviors into leaders of any season. This training focuses on giving concrete and actionable leadership insight to hit the ground running every Monday morning with energy, excitement, and passion.




  • sbcpngSupervisor Boot Camp - In Person

    Practical Lessons for Tactical Leading
    • October 6 - October 7 | Wednesday & Thursday | 8:00am - 5:00pm (EST)
      • November 22 - November 23 | Monday & Tuesday | 8:00am - 5:00pm (EST)
      • December 9 -  December 10 | Thursday & Friday | 8:00am - 5:00pm (EST)

    This training boot camp provides the practical tools, tips, and techniques necessary for your front line management to thrive in the day-to-day battle of the manufacturing world. This high energy course is delivered over two days in four different segments: Supervisor Basics, Financial Literacy and Impact, Communication Essentials, and Thriving with Your Team...



  • pdltpngPurpose-Driven Leadership Training - Virtual Training

    Leadership Training for Real Change
    • October 7 - November 11 | Thursdays | 1:00pm – 5:00pm (EST)

    This six session leadership training series is designed to help new and seasoned leaders bring out the best in the people they lead. Once a week, for six consecutive weeks, participants will attend a half-day virtual workshop where they will learn techniques for building effective leadership skills....



  • pdltue3Purpose-Driven Leadership Training - In Person

    Leadership Training for Real Change
    • October 8 - December 3 | Fridays | 8:00am - 12:00pm  (EST)
      • Nov. 3 - Dec. 16 | Days and Times Vary | 8:00am - 12:00/3:00pm (EST)


      Options for Virtual Training in 2021 are available here.

    This eight session leadership training series is designed to help new and seasoned leaders bring out the best in the people they lead. Once a week, for eight consecutive weeks, participants will attend a half-day workshop where they will learn techniques for building effective leadership skills....



  • sbcvirtueSupervisor Boot Camp - Virtual Training

    Practical Lessons for Tactical Leading
    • October 18-November 8  | Mondays| 8:00am – 12:00pm (EST)
      • December 6 - December 27 | Mondays | 1:00pm – 5:00pm (EST)

    This training boot camp provides the practical tools, tips, and techniques necessary for your front line management to thrive in the day-to-day battle of the manufacturing world. This high energy course is delivered over four different segments: Supervisor Basics, Financial Literacy and Impact, Communication Essentials, and Thriving with Your Team...



  • wbtWorking Better Together - Virtual Training

    Understanding & Maximizing Personality Differences

    • October 27 - November 10 | Wednesdays | 2:00pm - 4:00pm (EST)

    Ready to take communication to the next level for yourself or your team? Working Better Together  is an advanced training, offering employees at all levels the ability to build more productive and effective relationships at work. Participants will take a deep dive into discovering their own DiSC personality style, distinguishing the differences of other personality styles, and navigating the challenges and opportunities in relationships.... 



  • dclueDeveloping Coaching Leaders - In Person

    Fall/Winter Session:
    • Oct. 27, 2021 | Wednesday | 8:00am - 4:30pm (EST)
    • Dec. 14, 2021 | Tuesday | 8:00am - 4:30pm (EST)

    In today's world, the strongest and most effective leaders know they have the responsibility to develop their people to bring out their best. When leaders have the mindset and skill set to develop, inspire and unlock their people's potential - teams and organizations have higher engagement, better retention and overall healthier culture. The coaching perspective in leadership ensures not only developing their people but helping them take ownership, responsibility and be accountable. 




  • ioue3Conducting Masterful Interviews & Onboarding - In Person

    The key to engage and retain new employees.
    • November 9, 2021 | Tuesday | 8:30am - 3:00pm (EST)

    In today's market where attracting and retaining talent is challenging, one of the best strategies at your disposal is the effectiveness of your interviewing process. In this live virtual training, participants will learn how to ask behavioral and situational-based interview question to uncover the key attributes needed for the position you are hiring for...



  • time management ueTime Management - Virtual Training

    A New Perspective on Time Management
    • November 16, 2021 | Tuesday | 1:00pm - 4:00pm (EST)

    This course will look at some ways to help us be more productive with our time. We won’t look so much at “time management” as we’ll look at “behavior management, affecting our time”.This workshop won’t add minutes to your clock. It won’t add time to your day. It might, however, help you be more predictable, productive, and happy with how you used your time....



  • wolue2Work of Leaders - Vision, Alignment, & Execution - Virtual Training

    Everything DiSC - THE WORK OF LEADERS: VISION, ALIGNMENT, AND EXECUTION. 
    • December 1 - December 15, 2021 | Wednesday | 1:00pm - 4:00pm (EST)

    Everything DiSC Work of Leaders® is classroom or virtual training that uses online pre-work, engaging facilitation, and online follow-up to create a personalized learning experience. Based on best practices, Work of Leaders connects unique leadership styles to real-world demands, generating powerful conversations that provide a clear path for action.