Upcoming Training Events - Grand Rapids, MI

  • Free Virtual Training: Managing OurselvesLearn More button

    A Special Virtual Event Featuring: Ari Weinzweig, Co-Founder and CEO, Zingerman's Community of Business

    December 3, 2020 | 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 9 (EST)

    Express Employment Professionals of Michigan invites you to join us for a special free virtual training featuring Ari Weinzweig of Zingerman’s Community of Businesses. Ari Weinzweig believes that Managing Ourselves is the key. So much so that he has written an entire book about it - Zingerman’s Guide to Good Leading Series: A Lapsed Anarchist’s Approach to Managing Ourselves.



  • Virtual Training: Courageous Conversations: Half-Day TrainingLearn More button

    Why is it so hard to have difficult conversations?

    December 8, 2020 | 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (EST)

    This training will introduce Radical Candor as a model to find the “sweet spot” between obnoxious and soft-toeing around courageous conversations. Knowing how to be “candid with care” builds trust in manager/report relationships, empowers employees to focus on issues and creates a culture of open communication...



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    Virtual Training: Workplace DiSC

    Build a Better Workplace

    January 5 - January 19, 2021 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (EST) 

    Ready to take communication to the next level for yourself or your team? Workplace DiSC 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 style, distinguishing the differences of other styles, and navigating the challenges and opportunities in relationships.....  



  • Virtual Training: Purpose-Driven Leadership TrainingLearn More button

    Leadership Training for Real Change

    Wednesdays, January 6 - February 10, 2021 | 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (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....



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    Virtual Training: Supervisor Boot Camp

    Practical Lessons for Tactical Leading

    Thursdays, January 7 - January 28, 2021 | 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (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...



  • Purpose-Driven Leadership TrainingLearn More button

    Leadership Training for Real Change

    Tuesdays, February 2 - March 23, 2021 | 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

    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....



  • Virtual Training: Productive ConflictLearn More button

    Powered by Everything DiSC®

    Fridays, February 5 - February 19, 2021 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (EST)

    This virtual training is delivered over three, two-hour live training sessions. Harness the power of workplace conflict with Everything DiSC® Productive Conflict Workplace. Rather than focus on a step-by-step process for conflict resolution, Productive Conflict helps learners curb destructive behaviors so that conflict can become more productive, ultimately improving workplace results and relationships. Everything DiSC Productive Conflict helps learners increase self-awareness around conflict behaviors and discover how to effectively respond to the uncomfortable and unavoidable challenges of workplace conflict.....



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    Supervisor Boot Camp

    Practical Lessons for Tactical Leading

    February 11-12, 2021 | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    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...



  • Project Management EssentialsLearn More button

    Learn the essentials of Project Management

    February 18-19, 2021 | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (EST)

    This 2-day workshop teaches the mechanics of effective project management, how to get people onboard, and achieve successful results. Participants can expect to be fully engaged while learning and applying a step by step approach to help reduce the risk and uncertainty associated with project completion...