FREE ENGAGE SERIES:
Pre-registration is required!
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
featuring speakers on Leadership, quarterly
Friday, February 17 – Know Yourself
Friday, April 21 – Health & Fitness
Friday, June 16 – Social Media
Friday, August 18 – Financial Management
Friday, October 20 – Time Management
Friday, November 17 – Servant Leadership
(Not just for ENGAGE members!)
Engage/Bartow Chamber Young Professionals presents an up-close and personal chat with one of the area’s most accomplished community leaders. These sessions will give participants a chance to reflect on new and creative ways to achieve professional leadership goals based on the best practices from some of the area’s most respected business professionals. After a short presentation, participants will have the opportunity to ask questions in a round-table format. Don’t miss this great opportunity for professional growth. And, lunch is always free.
ROI ALERT TO ALL MEMBERS:
We've established a new perk to your membership. Now, as a member of the Greater Bartow Chamber of Commerce, you may include a promotional item for your business in the HELLO BARTOW! welcome baskets for new residents. PARTICIPATION IS FREE OF CHARGE! If you are interested, contact Barbara Adamson, Membership Director, (863) 533-7125.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES: LEADERSHIP IN THE WORKPLACE
AT POLK STATE COLLEGE CORPORATE COLLEGE
7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
As a member, you and your employees are eligible to participate in a professional development series: LEADERSHIP IN THE WORKPLACE. Successful professionals continually strive to learn. Expanding skill sets and knowedge enables individuals to transcend their careers. The Greater Bartow Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with Polk State College launches the 2017 Professional Development Academy (PDA) in March. This program provides skills for business, organization, and personal growth and improvement through a variety of educational and training opportunities. Receive your PDA certificate by attending a minimum of four of the seven classes. Cost for the academy classes are covered in your Chamber membership investment. If you are an employee of a Chamber member business, you are entitled to attend any of the classes at no cost. If you are not employed by a Chamber member business, the classes are $29 per class.