Education & Events

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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.

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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.

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Upcoming Events

Don't miss these upcoming events!

2018 Management Development Program (MDP): Session Two

TUE, OCT 2 2018


WED, OCT 3 2018 - FRI, OCT 5 2018

SUMMIT 2018 Silent Auction

THU, OCT 4 2018

Women in Automotive Southern Conference 2018

TUE, OCT 23 2018

2018 Management Development Program (MDP): Session Three

TUE, OCT 30 2018

2018 Management Development Program (MDP): Final Session

MON, NOV 12 2018 - TUE, NOV 13 2018 Cleveland, OH

Plant Tour Series 2018: Sherwin-Williams Tour

TUE, NOV 13 2018 - WED, NOV 14 2018 Portland, OR


Upcoming Chapter Events

WiM Ohio Riddell Tour & Networking Event

WIMOH Chapter THU, SEP 20 2018 North Ridgeville, OH

WiM North Carolina Fall Networking Event

WIMNC Chapter THU, SEP 20 2018 Charlotte, NC

WiM Michigan Keynote Speaking Event

WIMMI Chapter TUE, SEP 25 2018 Shelby Township, MI

WiM Western Pennsylvania Tour & Networking Event

WIMPA Chapter THU, SEP 27 2018 Franklin, PA

WiM Arizona "Talent Mangement in Today's Market" Event

WIMAZ Chapter FRI, SEP 28 2018 Tucson, AZ

WiM Illinois Women in Manufacturing Day with mHUB

WIMIL Chapter MON, OCT 8 2018 Chicago, Illinois

WiM Ohio Plant Tour & Networking Event

WIMOH Chapter WED, OCT 10 2018 Twinsburg, OH