Professional Development at Pierce Cedar Creek Institute

Professional Development at Pierce Cedar Creek Institute

Pierce Cedar Creek Institute is partnering with the Barry County Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Alliance, and The Employers’ Association (TEA) of Grand Rapids for some exciting professional development opportunities in 2017.

Professional Training Courses will be held at Pierce Cedar Creek Institute’s Visitor Center at 701 West Cloverdale Rd Hastings, MI 49058 from 8:30 am – Noon. Lunch is at Noon.

These courses can be applied toward a TEA certificate. Classes include:

Integration Generational Values
Wednesday, March 29
Members $95 | Non-Members $125
This seminar provides insight into how employees can learn from different generations, resulting in more effective communication, productivity, and motivation.

Learning to Listen
Wednesday, May 31
Members $95 | Non-Members $125
The seminar uses a Learning to Listen assessment which focuses on the visible and invisible aspects of listening behavior and measures listening skill in 3 dimensions: Staying Focused, Capturing the Message, and Helping the Speaker.

Assertive Communication—Saying it with Tact
Wednesday, August 30
Members $115 | Non-Members $145 (includes a $20 per person assessment instrument fee)
This seminar is about assertive communication--what it is, what it’s not, why it’s important, and techniques for communicating assertively.

Creating Fanatic Fans Forever
Wednesday, October 25
Members $95 | Non-Members $125
The seminar provides specific methods for consistently creating an excellent customer experience.


Cancellation Policy:
>Substitutions are encouraged.
>Anyone cancelling in writing before 5 business days of the event will be charged $50.
>Anyone cancelling in writing within 5 business days of the event will be billed for the entire registration fee.