Supervisor Skills 1.0

Velocity 6633 18 Mile Road, Sterling Heights, MI

Have an employee with leadership potential or a newly promoted supervisor or foreman and want to give them some practical management training?

This 32-hour interactive course will equip participants with the knowledge and skills needed become effective leaders and supervisors. The participants will be acquainted with skills and tools to relate to subordinates, peers and their managers.

Participants will learn how to:
Identify different leadership styles and the strengths and weaknesses of each.
Identify different behavioral characteristics and determine the best method of relating to each type.
Identify communication barriers and listening/communication techniques to enhance communication in all directions.
Identify how to manage time to maximize available time and to decrease non-productive activities.
Examine how individuals are motivated and identify opportunities to motivate subordinates to achieve organizational goals.
Identify and apply different factors in delegation and how to give orders in a manner that will provide an environment for compliance.
Identify the phases teams go through and how to maximize positive outcomes of each stage.
Identify components of effective meetings and apply them, resulting in meetings that are more productive.
Determine most effective method of delivering on-the-job training and apply them for increased competence in employees.
Identify the stages of change and how individuals react to each stage.
Recognize how to relate to subordinates to ensure the smoothest possible transition.
Identify what causes conflict and how to mitigate and prevent escalation of conflict.
Recognize how to administer employee discipline to maximize behavior change and minimize conflict.

Target Audience:
Supervisors, new and experienced.
Both SHRM and HRCI recognize and accept CEUs from IACET for their respective recertification processes.
For SHRM (SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP), 2.8 CEUs = 28 professional development credits (PDCs).
For HRCI (PHR and SPHR), 2.8 CEUs = 28 recertification credit hours.


Donuts & Defense

Velocity 6633 18 Mile Road, Sterling Heights, MI

You're invited to join NAMC and Velocity on 11 June for an exclusive DoD networking event! Enjoy meeting other professionals from the defense industry and businesses that are looking to collaborate with Primes.

Attendees can expect to enjoy:

• Networking opportunities
• Insightful presentations
• Open-forum discussion
• Company pitches from three select attendees.

Keep an eye out for more information on how to apply!

More information will be coming soon! Don't miss out on this wonderful event.


Round Table With Special Guest Kristi Rogers

Velocity 6633 18 Mile Road, Sterling Heights, MI

You are invited to join... SE Michigan Women's Business Alliance Monthly Meeting with Special Guest Kristi Rogers, recovering CEO of two different start up companies, and wife of Mike Rogers, Candidate for US Senate.

When: June 19 at 5:30PM

Where: Velocity

Coffee & Conversation: June 2024

Velocity 6633 18 Mile Road, Sterling Heights, MI

Are you a woman navigating the complexities of networking in the business world?

Join us for this month's Coffee & Conversation an exclusive event featuring Canetha Amour-Porter, author of "The Ultimate Women's Networking Guide: Empowering Women to Connect & Thrive for Every Personality Type." Gain invaluable insights and actionable strategies to conquer networking obstacles and thrive in your professional journey.

In this interactive discussion, Canetha will share key points and practical action items from her book, designed to empower women (and everyone) to grow their networking skills. Whether you're an introvert, extrovert, or somewhere in between, discover how to leverage your unique personality traits to build meaningful connections and advance your career.

Don't miss this opportunity to unlock the power of connection and propel your professional growth. Reserve your spot now and join us for an event full of inspiration, empowerment, and actionable steps towards networking success. Plus, all attendees will receive a complimentary copy of Canetha's book to continue their journey towards networking mastery.

"As women, we possess unique strengths and perspectives that, when combined, form an unstoppable force for positive change. This guide is dedicated to harnessing those strengths and celebrating the diversity within our community. Whether you identify as a Giver, a People Lover, a Rule Follower, or a Value Seeker, this guide is your companion on the journey to realizing your full potential through the power of authentic connections through Networking."

Velocity's Community Engagement Manager, Paula MacPherson, will be hosting the event and is available for any questions you have.

About the Presenter:

Canetha Amour-Porter, Author, Podcaster, Speaker

With a passion for fostering connections and opportunities, Canetha Amour-Porter has become a leading figure in the realm of female empowerment. As the founder of Amour Women, she has dedicated her career to providing resources and support for women worldwide. Canetha's entrepreneurial spirit has propelled her to create a thriving ecosystem where women can thrive both personally and professionally. A sought-after podcaster, author, and public speaker, she uses her platforms to amplify women's voices and share stories of triumph and resilience. Canetha's leadership extends beyond her business endeavors; she serves on various boards dedicated to advancing opportunities for women in business and society. Through her work, she continues to break down barriers and shape a future where every woman has the opportunity to succeed.


Our US Air Force of Today and for the Future

Velocity 6633 18 Mile Road, Sterling Heights, MI
A deep dive into the planes, people, and structure of our United State Air Force!

Join us for the Michigan AFA Business Over Lunch on Friday, July 12th, 2024, from 11am to 1pm, here at Velocity! This event is open to the public and offers an excellent opportunity for amazing networking and thought-provoking information.

Plus, enjoy a delicious taco bar provided by Crazy Gringos Cantina. Don't miss out on this chance to connect with fellow professionals and gain valuable insights. We look forward to seeing you there!