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Friday, September 5, 2014 

Michigan Association of Municipal Clerks

Lew Bender, PhD

 

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act - Udate

Vince Babcock, Employee Benefits Agency, Inc.

 

 

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Supervisory Skills

Part 2 of 3

Nancy Ohle, Organizational Development and Training

 

 

See below for more detailed information.

 

 

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Michigan Association of Municipal Clerks

Friday, September 5, 2014

Lewis G. Bender, Ph.D.

UP Clerks Registration

Registration 8:30-9:00 a.m.

Training:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Lunch included

 

 

The Michigan Association of Municipal Clerks (MAMC) and NMPSA are very pleased to announce the first ever Upper Peninsula Municipal Clerks training opportunity. Recognizing that it has been very difficult for most U. P. Clerks to attend MAMC training sessions downstate, the Association and NMPSA along with Trainer Lew Bender, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus are all supporting this initial blockbuster U. P Clerks training opportunity. This will serve as the kick-off event that is aimed at providing an annual training day for U. P. Clerks. This year the theme is:

SURVIVING TODAY’S REALITIES:  BUILDING EFFECTIVE

INTERDEPARTMENTAL TEAMS

This fast-paced workshop will help you:

  • Identify and understand the behavioral and structural factors in your organization that consistently diminish the abilities of inter-departmental teams to work together.Explore ideas and approaches for breaking down the barriers and create a healthier inter-department team effort.Understand your personality style, the styles of others and how those personality styles impact each other. (DISC)
  • Create tools for changing your immediate and expanded teams into healthier and more effective teams.

Trainer:

Lew Bender, Ph.D. will be the instructor for this workshop. Dr. Bender has over 40 years of experience in building public sector teams. He brings a straightforward, no-nonsense approach to building successful teams. For local Clerks, Lew also provides training for CMC and MMC certifications in the State of Michigan.  Attendees of this conference will receive 2 points towards their Certified Municipal Clerks certification.

 

   
 

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act - Udate

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Vince Babcock, Employee Benefits Agency, Inc.

Under 50 employees:  Registration 12:45 - 1:00 p.m.

Session 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Over 50 employees:  Registration 2:30-2:45 p.m.

Session: 2:45 - 4:00 p.m.

 

Vince Babcock from Employee Benefits Agency, Inc. will be joining us to give us an update on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).  The first session will cover those municipalities with under 50 employees and the second session will cover those with over 50 employees. 

Presenter

 

Vince Babcock has been working with Public sector employers in the upper peninsula since 2006 and his Agency serves more than 100 public sector employers throughout the State of Michigan.

 

   
 

 

Supervisory Skills - Session II

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Nancy Ohle, Organizational Development and Training

 

Topics included in sessions II and III include the employee management lifecycle (including assessing your personnel needs, interviewing and hiring employees, getting new hires on board properly with both coaching and training, performance management including reviews, progressive discipline, and planning for separations, both voluntary and involuntary); goal-setting, coaching and motivating your staff, managing conflict, maintaining a "bully-free and hostile work environment-free" workplace, and building high performance teams.

Session III being held in early 2015.   A certificate will be presented to those who complete all three sessions.