Seminars and Workshops
Corporate and Continuing Education offers several seminars and workshops.
Jackson Business Round Table
Join us, along with the Enterprise Group of Jackson, for a new forum for area business and community leaders.
What Does a Successful Community Look Like?
September 10, 2019 • 7:30 – 9 a.m.
Jackson College Central Campus
Bert Walker Hall Community Rooms 144-145
Join us for this action-oriented meeting and full breakfast. Free to Enterprise Group Investors; registration fee $25 for all others (an invoice will be mailed to you).
Dr. Leonidas Murembya
Dr. Murembya is an economic specialist at the Michigan Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives. He coordinates the Bureau’s regional economic activities, including writing monthly regional labor market analyses, developing and delivering a labor market information certification training program for local users, and presenting to regional economic and workforce developers on local area’s economic trends. He is also an assistant professor of economics at Michigan State University, where he develops and teaches courses in international development and evaluation of methodologies and information from social science researches.
Mr. Glazer is President and co-founder of Michigan Future, Inc., a non-partisan, nonprofit organization. Michigan Future’s mission is to be a source of new ideas on how Michigan can succeed as a world class community in a knowledge-driven economy. Its work is funded by Michigan foundations. Its latest report is A Path to good-paying careers for all Michiganders: A 21st Century state policy agenda. He currently is heading efforts to promote a state policy agenda designed to raise the living standards of all Michiganders. Prior to joining MFI, Mr. Glazer served as Deputy Director of the Michigan Department of Commerce during the Blanchard Administration. He received Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Michigan.
March 5, 2019: Automotive and Next-Generation Mobility
Glenn Stevens, executive director of MICHauto, discussed efforts to grow and retain Michigan’s automotive and next-generation mobility industry. Glenn serves as the Detroit Regional Chamber’s vice president of automotive and mobility initiatives.
Power Hour 2019
Join us once a month for a free webinar series on Employee Engagement, Retention, Management, Performance Metrics, Office Politics and more! These one-hour webinars are available via Zoom conferencing software from noon to 1 p.m. EST.
Feb. 6, 2019 – Conducting Annual Employee Reviews
Mar. 6, 2019 – Employee Engagement & Retention
Apr. 3, 2019 – Office Politics for Managers
May 1, 2019 – Building Cohesive Teams
June 5, 2019 – Project Management for Leaders
July 3, 2019 – Performance Management & Metrics
Aug. 7, 2019 – Coaching & Mentoring to Bring Out the Best in Others
Sept. 4, 2019 – Delivering Project & Program Benefits
Oct. 2, 2019 – Delivering Constructive Criticism & Discipline
Nov. 6, 2019 – Advanced Business Writing
Dec. 4, 2019 – Influencing Without Authority