Events/Workshops

  
  
    

April

Thursday, April 27, 2017 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Topic: Managing Employees
Talent management is an essential skill for anyone in a leadership role. This can be gained from 20 years of trial and error experience or in one day with this carefully designed class. Take the guess work out of being a team leader and maximize the individual talent of each person on your team. This class is fun, insightful and informative with a number of small group discussions.
Speaker: Michael Kiefer
Fee: $ 249.00
Thursday, April 27, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM, 2 sessions ending Tuesday, May 23
Topic: Marketing and Sales
A hands-on opportunity to build your own WordPress website under the guidance of a professional web developer. A guided tour of how to set up and configure a website using the open-source platform, WordPress. The first session will help participants install a theme, add and edit pages, and add and configure widgets and plugins. The second session will allow participants the opportunity to ask questions and get one-on-one help building out their websites.
Speaker: Sarah Arendt-Beyer
Fee: $ 169.00

May

Thursday, May 04, 2017 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM, 2 sessions ending Friday, May 05
Topic: Managing Employees
Communicating clear, specific expectations to people is critical for operational effectiveness. Giving feedback during day-to-day coaching sessions and during formal performance reviews is an essential skill. We discuss why there is resistance to performance assessment, how to establish job expectations, and how to conduct productive coaching sessions.
Speaker: Scott Dickmeyer
Fee: $ 489.00
Tuesday, May 09, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Topic: Business Basics
This workshop provides an introduction to the three basic financial statements: Balance Sheet, Income Statement and Cash Flows. We will discuss the terminology, methods of reporting and most importantly the uses for these statements. In addition, the workshop provides an introduction to sales and use tax, payroll taxes and an overview of the income tax impact of your business entity choices.
Fee: $ 30.00
Thursday, May 11, 2017 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Business Accounting and Budget
In this program you will learn the basic features of QuickBooks (desktop version). This program is best suited for people who want to start using QuickBooks or have recently started using QuickBooks. Topics include: -Entering transactions -Producing invoices and checks -Setting up vendors, customers, jobs and items -Reconciling bank and credit card statements -Producing financial statements
Speaker: Anke Swartz, JRM CPAs
Fee: $ 69.00
Thursday, May 18, 2017 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Topic: Managing Employees
Learn how to: avoid common mistakes that invite litigation; implement a corrective action process; support a culture that fosters respect, positively reinforces adherence to policies, and promotes a safe and healthy work environment.
Speaker: Meg Krinke
Fee: $ 249.00
Friday, May 19, 2017 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Topic: Managing Employees
Learn about the Great Performance Management Cycle, methods for setting SMART goals, techniques for analyzing performance employees, and a roadmap for conducting productive and truly fearless performance reviews.
Speaker: Jeff Russell
Fee: $ 249.00