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Upcoming Training: 
Thursday, Apr. 23 18 - 3 to 4 p.m. - Free Webinar - Pants required: How to stay productive while working from home

Description: Beyond the jokes, many professionals are finding out working from home is harder than it sounds. But, it’s not impossible! In this session, Curtis will share several ways you can make sure you remain productive (i.e., valuable!) for both your coworkers and members.

About the Presenter: Curtis Kitchen, CAE, is the Director of Marketing for the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, a 100-percent virtual association. He has thrived in the virtual environment for the past 15 months after driving to work as Director of Communications for the National Auctioneers Association in Kansas City for nearly six years. He is a fully-engaged member of the Kansas City Society of Association Executives and American Society of Association Executives. Before pivoting to association management, Curtis spent five years covering Kansas State athletics for Sports Radio 810 WHB in Kansas City. He resides in Olathe with his wife, two daughters – ages 3 & 1 – and Boulevard, the Wheaten Terrier.

Pants required: How to stay productive while working from home
Thu, Apr 23, 2020 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CDT)

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Tuesday, Apr. 28 - 1 to 2 p.m. - Free Webinar - Hiring Better DSPs Despite COVID-19

COVID-19 has dramatically changed how you interact with potential employees during the hiring process.

Here's what you'll get out of this webinar:

  • simple actions you can take now to feel more confident
  • how to quickly adjust your interview process for social distancing
  • reduce ghosting with quick changes
  • a simple approach to get better information from candidates even when you can't meet face-to-face

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Wednesday, Mar. 18 - 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. - Lawrence, KS *NEW DATE COMING SOON

Register here: Brand Yourself. Build Yourself. Helping Women in Leadership Stand Out and Move Forward. 

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Join us and learn to: Define your personal brand through the creation of your vision statement and elevator speech, leverage your personal brand across social media, platforms, and formulate your strategic plan and honor the priorities that serve you.


Taught by: Crystal Hong (she / her / hers) is a diverse leader, versatile communicator, and clutch player in the communications, marketing, and human resources industries. Her career, coupled with her education and activism, equips her with honed communication skills, proficient industry practice, and an executive presence needed to influence in today’s workplace. While she flexes between communications / marketing and human resources depending on the organization’s needs, she is currently designing and facilitating training programs as a Talent Development Program Designer. She holds a Master of Science in Industrial & Organizational Psychology, as well as DDI Facilitator and Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certifications. Crystal is passionate about minority-employee career advancement, representation, and success, as well as laughter and self-awareness.  



Cancellations and Substitutions: 
If you register and do not cancel by Wednesday, Mar. 11 and/or fail to attend you will be charged in full. Cancellations prior to the deadline above will be a charged a $25 service fee. Substitutions may be accepted on a case-by-case basis.


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