Education & Events
WiM brings together manufacturing professionals in all stages of their career to learn, share and connect via national, local and virtual programming. Our offerings range from roundtable discussions and speed networking events to inspirational presentations and exclusive plant tours. We encourage our members to participate in as many programs as possible.
2018 Management Development Program (MDP): Session One
Monday, September 24, 2018 — Cleveland, OH
The MDP will provide new and aspiring supervisors, managers and team leaders who have three or less years of experience with training to develop skills that are necessary for managerial success.
Topics covered during the program include:
- Women in Leadership
- Learning to Manage
- Effective Communication with DISC
- Team Building
- Navigating Difficult Conversations
- Ongoing Performance Management
- Dynamic Presentations
- Behavioral Interviews
- Coaching for Performance
- Finance for the Non-Financial Manager
- Practical Project Management
- Effective Risk Taking
- Assertive Skills
The course spans over two months and consists of four sessions, two of which are in-person in Cleveland, OH. Session 1 will begin on September 24, 2018.
Don't miss these upcoming events!
2018 Management Development Program (MDP): Session TwoTUE, OCT 2 2018
2018 SUMMITWED, OCT 3 2018 - FRI, OCT 5 2018
SUMMIT 2018 Silent AuctionTHU, OCT 4 2018
Women in Automotive Southern Conference 2018TUE, OCT 23 2018
2018 Management Development Program (MDP): Session ThreeTUE, OCT 30 2018
2018 Management Development Program (MDP): Final SessionMON, NOV 12 2018 - TUE, NOV 13 2018 Cleveland, OH
Plant Tour Series 2018: Sherwin-Williams TourTUE, NOV 13 2018 - WED, NOV 14 2018 Portland, OR