Federally Employed Women (FEW) National Training Program this July in Detroit

Just a reminder… Federally Employed Women (FEW) will host our 43rd National Training Program (NTP),

in Detroit, Michigan, July 16-20, 2012, at the downtown Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center, Detroit, Michigan.
The theme is “Wheels of Change Keep on Moving!” Based on our commitment to improving opportunities, this year’s training has been designed to provide all federal, private and public employees, including military personnel, with the tools necessary to establish and build careers. Courses and workshops were selected, using the Office of Personnel Management Executive Core Qualifications (ECQ’s) as the framework, A variety of educational formats is planned to deliver the optimal education experience. Online Registration is now available at (www.few.org)
To kick-off this event, we will hold an exciting welcome reception with a Motown theme. to note the many contribution of the city we are in, Detroit. This year’s NTP will officially open on Monday morning, July 16, 2012, with a special opening general session followed by individual federal agency forums and training by highly skilled experts. Here are a few more events that will be going on this week.
Monday evening we will hold our FEW and Military Awards Program, honoring FEW members and members of the military for their outstanding achievements in the area of civil rights and for their dedication to duty.
On Tuesday, July 17, a four-member panel from the Office of Personnel Management, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Merit System Protection Board will speak on current Equal Employment Opportunity and diversity initiatives impacting federally employed women.
In addition, the NTP will continue to host a variety of training and event opportunities to enhance the total experience, such as…
Dale Carnegie Training Classes, founded in 1912, Dale Carnegie has evolved from one man’s belief in the power of self improvement to a performance-based training company with representation in all 50 states and more than 80 countries.
DEOMI Certification—Trainers from the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI) will be on hand to provide Special Emphasis Program Managers training that will count toward certification for special emphasis managers.
FEW Community Project—The Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation. One hundred percent of the donation will go directly towards the Foundation. Our goal is to raise $20,000. A tax-deductible donation to FEW’s “Helping a FEW Kids,” can be made online at (www.feea.org) or make checks payable to FEEA—Helping a FEW Kids—send to 3333 S. Wadsworth Blvd., Suite 300, Lakewood, CO 80227.
Suite 300, Lakewood, CO 80227.

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