Professional Development

Educational Programs supported by the WiMEF 

As a part of our year-round offerings, WiM provides a variety of development programs geared towards women at all levels of a manufacturing organization – from production to the C-Suite. As a member of WiM, you can gain knowledge and competencies needed to succeed by leveraging our programs and resources.

Contact us to learn more information on Women in Manufacturing Education Foundation programs and events.

Leadership Institute is an executive education program which concentrates on issues pertinent to women working in male-dominated fields with specific focus on women in industry. Since its launch in 2016, the program has graduated more than 70 outstanding women who have advanced in their roles and have added great leadership value to their organizations. 

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The Empowering Women in Production program is being designed to support the professional development of production floor employees. Employees in production settings often have tremendous insight into the culture, products, and processes that manufacturing companies need to understand to innovate. By developing these women into leaders, we can improve the industry overall and inspire other women to explore careers in manufacturing.

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The Management Development Program (MDP) provides 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. Some of the topics covered include: Effective Communication with DISC, Navigating Difficult Conversations, Ongoing Performance Management, Dynamic Presentations, Finance for the Non-Financial Manager, and many others. 

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