2018-2019 Business Consortium Workshop Series

Strong businesses rely on strong skills in communication, collaboration, and leadership.

The Business Consortium Workshop Series is designed to provide employees with an intense concentration of knowledge on specific business topics that applies to all industries. Even if you and your employees have attended similar classes you will still walk away with new or refreshed information that can be applied back on the job the next day.

Build your business strength with a 11 engaging workshops. Attend 8 of the 11 workshops and you'll earn a certificate.

Consortium Schedule

The Business Consortium has started, but you can purchase a seat in any of our upcoming workshops.

Adapt or Perish: Embracing Change in the Workplace
Facilitator: Terry Whitson
Thursday, October 18, 2018
The Healthy Workplace: Meaningful Work
Facilitator: Heather Woody
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Mental Management: Performing Under Pressure
Facilitator: Penny O'Connor
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Bridging Generations
Facilitator: Heather Woody
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Teaming: Accountable to the Whole for a Bigger Goal
Facilitator: Sandra Flikkema
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Lean Thinking to Results
Facilitator: Glen Pullin
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Decision Making & Assertiveness
Facilitator: Lisa Schaefer
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Initiative Starts with I
Facilitator: Debra Salz
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Leading Forward
Facilitator: Dr. Celina Peerman
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Overcome Objections & Gain Buy-In
Facilitator: Daniel Bumblauskas
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Getting Results with Strength-Based Communication
Facilitator: Don McKee
Thursday, August 15, 2019

Workshop Benefits

  • Send any employee to any workshop depending on the number of membership seats you purchase.
  • Membership allows Hawkeye to offer valuable training topics at a lower cost to you.
  • Gain knowledge from expert instructors.

Membership Cost

Consortium is $750 for the first seat and $500 for each additional membership. Each membership entitles you to one seat in each business workshop for the 2018-19 series. Businesses can send any employee to the workshop but are limited by the number of membership seats purchased.

Who Should Attend?

Any employee can benefit from these workshops.

Meeting Location

Hawkeye Community College
Buchanan Hall, Advanced Technology and Business Center
1501 East Orange Road, Waterloo, Iowa


Complete this form and a Business and Community Education staff member will contact you to confirm registration and answer any questions. We will invoice your company for the total number of seats to the Business Consortium Workshop series. Call 319-296-4290 with questions.

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