Seminar

The Other Bottom Line - Enhancing Company Culture

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The Other Bottom Line - Enhancing Company Culture
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When we talk about the bottom line, we know we are talking about finances, revenue, and profitability, but there’s another bottom line that might be even more important. Register Here Trust, team camaraderie and belonging are cornerstones in any successful business. It takes purposeful commitment and dedication of time and resources to create a culture where individuals thrive and create engaged and productive teams. There is a straight and short line between company culture and financial success Join us at this FREE webinar for a discussion on how to bring this bottom line of culture to life [...]

DEI—What’s the Big Deal?

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DEI—What’s the Big Deal?
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Everywhere you turn today, DEI, IDEA, EID, or some other variation of these letters is discussed in an article, blog post, podcast, or compliance conversation. This session will define those letters and establish “the big deal.” Join us at this FREE webinar, where we will discuss behaviors and dive deeper into how our implicit bias shows up in our languages and how we can respectfully share knowledge about why words and phrases set people off and can be offensive. Register Here Attendees will: Have a solid understanding of DEI and its foundations. Gain a broader perspective of how D, E, and I [...]

Tragic Times: Navigating Suicide and the Workplace (webinar)

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Tragic Times: Navigating Suicide and the Workplace
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Suicide is hard to talk about. Hard to understand. Hard to accept. But we still need to talk about it and seek to understand. Join us at this FREE webinar for a conversation with licensed therapist Gabby Hagen as we discuss the realities of life that can lead some to suicide and, more importantly, how we can be helpful to those who are struggling. Register Now Attendees will be able to: Gain insights into the current prevalence of mental health issues in our society, including suicide and suicidal ideations. Identify behaviors and attitudes that are red flags for suicide. Increase their [...]

Practical Gratitude: Expanding Your Language of Appreciation - Webinar

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The Business Bite: Practical Gratitude: Expanding Your Language of Appreciation
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In the season of Thanksgiving, gratitude becomes a buzzword thrown around like confetti. Join Village Business Institute Trainer Tanya Fraizer for this free webinar to explore realistic and authentic ways to bring gratitude to the workplace and beyond. Register Now In this session, attendees will be able to: Learn techniques to recognize opportunities to acknowledge gratitude Acquire language ideas for how to personalize impactful comments to show appreciation Enhance team dynamics through purposeful recognition and intentional appreciation, for the full group as well as person-to-person This [...]

Navigating Conflict in the Workplace - Webinar

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The Business Bite: Navigating Conflict in the Workplace
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In the workplace, people disagree and disappoint each other and that can be awkward, uncomfortable, and unproductive. It can also create opportunities for organizational awareness and personal growth. Conflict in the workplace is inevitable, but it doesn’t have to be damaging. Join Village Business Institute Trainer Susan Williams for a free webinar to learn strategies to mitigate conflict and handle it with optimism and grace when it surfaces. Register Now In this training, attendees will be able to: Learn to identify causes of conflict Discern when conflict can be productive Acquire [...]

Mindful Leadership Through Transition (WEBINAR)

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The Business Bite: Mindful Leadership through Transition
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In this time of significantly increased turnover, office moves, and organizational restructuring, leaders are called not only to navigate their own feelings about these changes but also to lead with optimism and confidence for their teams. Join us for this FREE online training facilitated by Village Business Institute Trainer Susan Williams, which will look at how change affects leaders and how you can bring your leadership skills to a new level. Register Now In this training, we will: Examine the increased variety of transitions currently being experienced in the workplace Identify the role [...]

Find your Summer Balance with Purposeful Boundaries (WEBINAR)

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The Business Bite: Find Your Summer Balance with Purposeful Boundaries
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Summer months are often filled with beautiful weather, vacations, and family games/activities, all of which lead to a higher than average amount of distraction. During this FREE online training session with Village Business Institute Trainer Tanya Fraizer, we will explore ways that employees and employers can create boundaries that will allow for you to enjoy all the fun that comes with the summer while also not increasing the feeling of guilt of this imbalance or sacrificing productivity. Register Now In this training, we will: Discuss the higher-than-average need for setting clear boundaries [...]

Virtual Adoption Information Meeting

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Mom, Dad and Baby
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North Dakotans interested in learning more about adoption are invited to attend a FREE online informational meeting at 6:00 pm Tuesday, Jan. 24. Discussions will cover types of adoption opportunities, children available for adoption, timeframes, and fees. Time will be set aside for a question-and-answer session. This info session will be held via Zoom. You can access the meeting by clicking this link. For more information, call 1-800-627-8220. The Village provides adoption and pregnancy counseling services across the state of North Dakota.

16-Hour DUI Seminar / Substance Use Education

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DUI Seminar First Step Recovery
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First Step Recovery will offer a DUI Seminar following the 16-hour Prime for Life curriculum (ASAM 0.5). This seminar can also be attended for substance use/THC education. Participants will attend from 8 am to 4:30 pm Wednesday, March 22 and 29 at First Step Recovery, 2701 12th Ave S., Fargo. The cost for the seminar is $200, due at the first session. Participants must provide proof of a chemical dependency evaluation by a Licensed Addiction Counselor indicating the seminar recommendation prior to starting. If you choose to receive an evaluation through First Step, the cost is an additional [...]

16-Hour DUI Seminar / Substance Use Education

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DUI Seminar First Step Recovery
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First Step Recovery will offer a DUI Seminar following the 16-hour Prime for Life curriculum (ASAM 0.5). This seminar can also be attended for substance use/THC education. Participants will attend from 8 am to 4:30 pm Wednesday, January 18 and 25 at First Step Recovery, 2701 12th Ave S., Fargo. A half-hour break for lunch is included. The cost for the seminar is $200, due at the first session. Participants must provide proof of a chemical dependency evaluation by a Licensed Addiction Counselor indicating the seminar recommendation prior to starting. If you choose to receive an evaluation [...]