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Leadership Bartow XVIII
05/03/18 - 06/01/20

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2019 Professional Development Academy: Navigating the Five Generations in the Workplace
02/13/19 - 11/06/19
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Events in the month of April 2019
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04/09/19
Nucor Florida Town Hall & Career Fair

COME LEARN ABOUT NUCOR
We are looking for motivated teammates ready to take on new challenges while building their careers with  North America’s most diversified steel and steel products company. Nucor offers industry-leading pay
and benefits, and has been recognized as one of the nation’s best employers.

NUCOR HIGHLIGHTS
• Safety leader in the industry
• Competitive pay, including bonuses and profit-sharing
• No-layoff practice

Learn more and apply today at www.nucor.com/careers
• No industrial experience required

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04/10/19
2019 Professional Development Academy

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES: Navigating the Five Generations in the Workplace

AT POLK STATE COLLEGE - CLEAR SPRINGS ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY CENTER

7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

NEW CLASSES FOR 2019. More than 150 have earned a Professional Development Academy certificate since it began in 2016!

As a member, you and your employees are eligible to participate in a professional development series: NAVIGATING THE FIVE GENERATIONS IN THE WORKPLACE. Successful professionals continually strive to learn. Expanding skill sets and knowledge enables individuals to transcend their careers. The Greater Bartow Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with Polk State College, announces the launch of the 2019 Greater Bartow Chamber Professional Development Academy (PDA). 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 five of the eight classes. Cost for the academy classes is 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.

Choose What’s Right For You
PDA allows you to choose the classes that are right for you.

What Is The Cost For The Classes?
Cost for the Greater Bartow Chamber of Commerce Professional Development Academy classes is 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. However, if you do register for a class, and cannot attend, you must notify the Chamber 24 hours prior to the class. If you fail to notify the Chamber and do not show up, your business will be charged an administration fee of $15 for the missed class. If you are not employed by a Chamber member business, the classes are $29.00 per class.

Where Are The Classes Held?
All classes are held at the Clear Springs Advanced Technology Center
    Polk State College Corporate College
    310 Technology Drive
    Bartow, Florida 33830

What Time Are Classes?
Classes begin at 7:30 a.m. and end at 9:30 a.m.

Do I Have To Attend Every Class?
Absolutely not. You are allowed to pick and choose the classes that are right for you.

Do I Need To Pre-Register?
Yes - pre-registration is necessary. Simply go online to www.bartowchamber.com and click on the Professional Development Academy icon.

How Do I Earn My Certificate?
You can earn your Professional Development Academy Certificate by attending a minimum of five of the eight classes.


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04/11/19
Women of Central Florida: Cocktails & Couture Fashion Show

Join us for a night full of fashion, food, and fun!

The evening will feature:
A Runway Show, Silent and Live Auction, music, heavy Hors d'oeuvres, complimentary beer, wine, and signature drink... and more!

Visit www.womenofcentralflorida.org for updates!

All proceeds benefit the patients of Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center

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04/16/19
Qgiv Fundraising Lab

This free event is full of valuable opportunities, including a presentation from nonprofit thought leader Ian Adair, a helpful panel discussion on how your organization can do more with less, a how-to presentation on building better appeals, a spotlight on Qgiv features and customer examples, an insider look at Qgiv’s road map from our CEO, Todd Baylis, and time to network with your nonprofit peers!

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04/16/19
United Way Annual Meeting

United Way Annual Meeting

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04/20/19
PHEEL GOOD 5k (3rd Annual Phil Brown Memorial Walk/Run)

Join the Easter Bunny on the Fort Fraser Trail on Easter Weekend!

The PHEEL GOOD 5k celebrates the life of local Lakeland runner, Phil Brown, who was killed while commuting to work in 2017. Presented by Phil's former employer, Duke Energy, this meaningful 5k benefits the non-profit organization founded in Phil's memory (PHEEL GOOD Foundation) as well as Phil's alma mater (Williamson College of the Trades). A chip-timed, out & back course along a section of the Fort Fraser Trail, this special Easter weekend 5k features: Overall, Masters, GrandMasters & Age Group Awards, Gender Specific Tech Shirts, AND a Finish Line Surprise presented by the Easter Bunny for EVERY finisher!


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04/23/19
Nucor Florida Town Hall & Career Fair

COME LEARN ABOUT NUCOR
We are looking for motivated teammates ready to take on new challenges while building their careers with  North America’s most diversified steel and steel products company. Nucor offers industry-leading pay
and benefits, and has been recognized as one of the nation’s best employers.

NUCOR HIGHLIGHTS
• Safety leader in the industry
• Competitive pay, including bonuses and profit-sharing
• No-layoff practice

Learn more and apply today at www.nucor.com/careers
• No industrial experience required

more info...