Virtual Classes and Webinars

Germanna Community College

Interested in expanding your horizons while sitting in the comfort of home? Take a look at the ONLINE courses Germanna Community College is offering.

Project Management Strategies, April 15

The Well-Oiled Machine: Coaching & Training Tips to Build Effective Teams, April 21

Strategic Planning for Human Resource Professionals: A Blueprint for Creating Aligned and Adaptable Plans, May 1

Personal Property Appraisals: Deconstruction and Reuse, May 5- May 19 (Tu/Th)

Register, or learn more: germanna.augusoft.net

Germanna is also offering credit bearing classes – beginning April 6th!

https://www.germanna.edu/blog/highlights/take-these-new-online-5-week-classes-for-credit-or-audit-them-while-staying-home/

Check back often as we will be adding new offerings frequently.

Questions: gccworkforce@germanna.edu, (540)891-3012

Center for Economic Development at University of Mary Washington

The Center for Economic Development at the University of Mary Washington will be hosting virtual classes for businesses interested in learning about new topics.There is a fee of $30.00 to participate. 

       March 23, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

       March 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

       April 6, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

       April 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Virginia Small Business Development Center

The Virginia SBDC is offereing a series of webinars on managing your business remotely. Jennifer Woofter, President and Founder of Strategic Sustainability Consulting, manages a remote workforce across the globe. She also serves as an SBDC Advisor for the SBDC - Lynchburg Region. She is going to share with us the skills for managing a remote workforce over 15 years. 

Tips & Tricks for Working From Home
Thursday, March 26, 12:15 PM

Working from home is great, until it’s not. We’ll talk about the most common pitfalls of remote work and how to avoid them, so that you and your boss are excited to continue a telecommuting option long after the coronavirus is a distant memory! 

Good Hiring Processes When You Are Hiring On-Line
Tuesday, March 31, 12:15 p.m. 

The show must go on — and your organization needs to keep the talent pipeline moving despite the need for social distancing. We’ll go over tricks and tips for identifying, screening, negotiating and hiring great candidates, all using virtual tools. 

Understanding and Mitigating Supply Chain Risks Remotely
Thursday, April 2, 12:15 p.m.

Uh-oh, a possible pandemic is here and you’re not ready! Learn ways to mitigate unexpected (and potentially catastrophic) supply chain disruptions now, while putting in place systems to reduce your risk in the future.