Events and Seminars

Madison College Professional and Continuing Education offers noncredit events, seminars and webinars on a variety of topics. Register to attend upcoming events, or browse current and timely free webinars. Short on time? Our “Take 10” webinars will fit valuable information into your packed schedule in ten minutes!

Upcoming Events

Workplace Violence Protection

Free Webinar

Wednesday, May 27, 1 - 1:30 p.m. online
A vast majority of workplace violence incidents can be avoided through early threat recognition and managerial response. This course will provide the basics of threat recognition and response techniques.

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Maintaining Organizational Culture in a Virtual Workplace

Free webinar

Wednesday, June 3, 1 - 1:30 p.m. online
How do we maintain a culture when tools like Zoom introduce their own overhead and fatigue? Is the culture of four months ago even relevant anymore? Join Scott Kohl, Madison College Entrepreneur in Residence and CEO of ThirdSpace Inc. as he explores how to maintain culture in the present world and what might it look like in the near future.

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10 Practical Tools to Restart Your Small Business

Free Webinar

Wednesday, June 10, 1 - 2 p.m. online
You've decided to reopen your small business, now what?  Will your staff come back, will your customers?  How long will it take to recover from the hit you took during your closure?  Disaster recovery is something most business owners never have to go through.  So how is it done?  In this free webinar, we will discuss how to reopen a business in the era of COVID 19.

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Domestic Violence Impacting the Workplace

Free Webinar

Wednesday, June 17, 1 - 1:30 p.m. online
A vast majority of workplace violence incidents can be avoided through early threat recognition and managerial response. This course will provide the basics of threat recognition and response techniques.

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Evacuating and Sheltering Procedures During Critical Incidents

Free Webinar

Wednesday, June 24, 1 - 2 p.m. online
Many employers and organizations struggle with the procedures of evacuating and sheltering. This training will provide helpful suggestions to provide very clear directions and procedures to guide people to safety during critical incidents.

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Past Webinars

Recorded webinars on a variety of business topics to help you improve your skills, manage your staff, communicate effectively, and up-skill in many other professional areas.

Effective Strategies for Navigating Uncertain Times

Many of us are facing a new reality with our careers, families, and personal lives. Yet, there are ways you can bring focus, clarity, and intention to how you view yourself, your relationships, and the world around you.

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Emergency Action Plans that Work

Emergency action plans are becoming a required necessity for any business or organization today, but what are they?  

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Crisis Management 101

This webinar is a direct, no-nonsense approach to understanding that key decision-makers need to be ready for serious events and will be counted on to make time-sensitive decisions during a crisis.

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Up Your Game to Attract and Retain Amazing Employees

In 30 minutes, this webinar looks at innovative ways to attract employees, as well as how to effectively on-board and ensure employees and employers start their working relationship on the right foot.  

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How to Engage Your Audience for the Greatest Impact

This webinar is for leaders, managers, job-seekers, presenters and connection-builders who want to make an impact when speaking in public.

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Bullying in the Workplace

Learn to create a culture that eliminates bullying, and also to assess your own actions for possible intimidating behaviors.

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Digital Badges – Transforming Employee Development

Learn how organizations can capitalize on digital badges to track and develop employee skills.

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Take 10

Do you have TEN minutes to be inspired, improve your skills, grow and learn about important topics in professional development? Join Madison College experts as they share tips, secrets, and helpful hints across a variety of topics.

10 Marketing Tips to Reopen Your Business

As businesses prepare to reopen in anticipation of a post-COVID-19 environment, there is one fundamental thing businesses need to understand. Learn what that one thing is, and 10 fantastic marketing ideas for businesses big and small to be sure your business opens successfully.

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Take Care of Yourself while Staying Safe at Home

Learn about available and free resources to improve your sense of wellbeing and strengthen yourself so you can thrive during periods of stress and uncertainty.

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Reframe Anxiety for Wellness and Productivity

Learn how to reframe anxiety and harness it to increase motivation and productivity.

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Importance of Gratitude, Especially During Times of Crisis

Learn ways to connect with others and show gratitude, improving your own wellbeing and relationship with others.

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Crisis Communication

Learn to assess a crisis and craft an appropriate communication strategy and plan.

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Cost Saving Business Strategies for Times of Crisis and Beyond

Strategies for your corporate tool box to help position your business to survive through tough times.

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Emotional Intelligence – why it’s Crucial during Times of Crisis

Find out how you can use your emotional intelligence (EQ) to help your family, employees and friends during this time.

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Best Practices for Communicable Disease and Biohazards

Must-have information on best practices and universal precautions to provide planning, protection and safety from communicable disease and biohazards in the workplace.

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Early Intervention against Workplace Violence

Learn how to recognize early warning signs of violence and report concerns.

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Domestic Violence Awareness for Employees

By understanding the cycle of domestic violence, you can help create a culture of resources in your organization.

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Evacuation and Sheltering

General tips on what to do when employees go into a lockdown or evacuation mode.

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