Looking to boost your professional and personal know-how? The Chamber is hosting several workshops and presentations in February. These include:

February 20: Finding the Right Media Mix

With so many advertising and marketing opportunities available, it can be hard to determine what the best fit will be for your business. Join us for this informative panel discussion about finding the right media mix for you. Meet local media representatives from various mediums and outlets, including WRSR, Comcast Spotlight and the View Newspapers.

February 21: Mindfulness at Work

Has work become a source of stress? Or has it become repetitive? Adding mindfulness into your work life can help you learn to be happier, calmer and find enjoyment at work again! In this session, attendees will learn about fostering better interactions with active listening and kind acts, how to work through difficult emotions like stress and other techniques that encourage a mindful work environment.

February 23: Intro to Room Full of Referrals

Become a master networker by learning how to quickly recognize behavioral styles. Participants will be able to adapt their own communication styles to quickly establish rapport and trust with nearly anyone.

February 24: INSPIRE Leadership Series: David McGhee

The INSPIRE Leadership Speaker Series is a suite of thought-provoking presentations featuring community experts sharing their wisdom on various aspects of leadership. The first talk in the series features David McGhee, Program Director at Skillman Foundation.

February 28: Keep Your Credit Healthy

Your credit score can impact whether or not you’re approved for a loan as well as what your interest rates will be. Learn about common myths surrounding credit scoring as well as some helpful do’s and don’ts. Attendees will walk away with an understanding of basic credit bureau terminology, the components of a credit score and what factors impact overall score.

These are just a few of the training opportunities the Chamber has scheduled this year. For the complete 2017 Flint & Genesee Training & Development Catalog, click here.