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Today’s managers and staff must be prepared for the challenges of a dynamic new workplace. Fox Valley Technical College partners with your organization to customize assessment, training and coaching solutions to help develop the specific skills your business requires. Benefit from a full complement of services to meet the needs of performance leaders and supervisors, financial specialists, marketing and office staff, and customer service providers responsible for getting results.

Featured Seminars


Advanced Myers-Briggs

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $169.00

Explore the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and take a deeper dive to apply the concepts of personality types. Learn about your personality and how to work with others, while reducing stress using the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator.

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Building the Skills of the Informal Leader

Hours: 6.00 | Estimated Cost: $219.00

Invest in the informal leaders in your organization - those who hold no formal title, but that people listen and respond to. This seminar will give the informal leaders hands-on skills to influence and coach others effectively. Develop and implement a personalized action plan to apply immediately in the workplace.

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Coaching and Feedback

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $205.00

Focuses on advanced managerial communication skills so you can give negative feedback constructively and coach to empower others.

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Collaboration for Synergistic Results

Hours: 4.00

Explore how to implement successful communication strategies, establish expectations, foster workplace relationships and deal with non-collaborative behaviors.

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Critical Thinking New
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Online/Virtual

Hours: 3.00 | Estimated Cost: $215.00

Learn tools and approaches to apply critical and creative thinking to projects, processes and problem solving.

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Critical Thinking New

Hours: 3.00 | Estimated Cost: $215.00

Learn tools and approaches to apply critical and creative thinking to projects, processes and problem solving.

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Developing Emotional Intelligence

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $169.00

In this seminar, explore emotional intelligence, best practices and develop personalized action plans to further enhance these abilities and traits.

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Developing Your Personal Leadership Style Using Myers-Briggs Spotlight

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $205.00

Demonstrates how to improve your leadership effectiveness by understanding yourself and the impact of your leadership style. Assess your personal style and develop a personalized plan to become a more effective leader.

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Facilitating Diverse Groups and Teams Online/Virtual

Hours: 6.00 | Estimated Cost: $185.00

Learn how to manage complex group and team interactions. While the core skills taught are applicable for neutral, third-party facilitators, the program also addresses their use by leaders and team members.

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First Time Supervisor

Hours: 6.00 | Estimated Cost: $219.00

Covers key responsibilities and skills needed for today’s frontline leader, common pitfalls of new leaders, how to delegate effectively, and setting clear goals for yourself and others.

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Leadership Skills: Managing Team Member Complaints

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $169.00

Focuses on a step-by-step process for solving problems on the job. Includes the effective use of various problem solving tools.

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Leadership Skills: Communicating for Results

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $169.00

Focuses on basic human relations training in communication including the communication process, demonstrating one-way/two-way communications, overcoming barriers to communication, listening and body language.

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Leadership Skills: Developing Performance Goals & Standards Spotlight

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $169.00

Demonstrates how to effectively identify and set performance standards that are specific, measurable, attainable, results-oriented, and time-framed using concrete active language.

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Leadership Skills: Essential Skills of Leadership

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $169.00

Develop skills to create a motivating environment and a productive workforce. Learn how to maintain or enhance team member's self-esteem and improve employee engagement.

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Leadership Skills: Leading Change

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $169.00

Learn to unlock new potential to approach organizational change with greater confidence and competence, resulting in improved productivity. Establish the framework that helps the change initiative gain acceptance and reinforce personal and organizational goals.

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Leadership Skills: Providing Performance Feedback

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $169.00

Focuses on assessing performance and using positive feedback to motivate team members. Gain team member participation and commitment to improve performance.

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Leadership Skills: Resolving Conflict

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $169.00

Learn how to establish a cooperative atmosphere to resolve conflicts when they arise and how to leverage conflict to everyone's advantage.

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Leading for Engagement and Results Certificate: A 5-Module Series
Managing Multiple Priorities Spotlight

Hours: 3.00 | Estimated Cost: $184.00

Learn important time management skills when all of your projects are top priority. Focus on strategies for effective time management and create an action plan for success.

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Managing Offsite Employees

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $149.00

Explore how to manage a remote workforce successfully. Learn how to communicate effectively, maintain a sense of community, cultivate teamwork and develop relationships built on trust.

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Managing the Generation Mix and Difficult Behaviors

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $205.00

Brainstorm the difficult behaviors you are facing, from employees, clients or bosses and identify strategies to cure or cope with the behavior so you can get on with getting your job done.

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Performance Discussions: Effective One-on-Ones

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $184.00

Discover how to conduct effective one-on-one discussions with your employees to build trust, inspire professional development, align goals and provide employees with a sense of recognition and ownership.

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Personal & Workplace Leadership Certificate: A 4-module Series

Hours: 12.00 | Estimated Cost: $695.00

Unlike a one-size-fits-all leadership series, this four-part series delivers personalized learning and one-on-one coaching that focuses on key areas critical to a leader’s success and participants. Participants work with a trained coach to develop a personal action plan using 360-degree feedback and applied development goals.

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Project Management Online/Virtual

Hours: 8.00 | Estimated Cost: $300.00

An introductory course that covers definition, planning, implementation, and debriefing stages of project planning. Team based projects which involve multiple disciplines are the focus of the project scheduling and resource planning tools. Explains the importance of planning and teamwork in accomplishing a significant project.

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Supervision Seminar

Hours: 18.00 | Estimated Cost: $650.00

Improve your performance as a front-line supervisor or shop manager. Provides new and experienced supervisors the tools they need to motivate, communicate and direct their teams to meet organizational goals. These sessions are designed for all industries, including production, machine, maintenance and automotive shops.

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Building a Strengths-Based Team Overview New
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Online/Virtual

Hours: 2.00 | Estimated Cost: $99.00

Provides an overview of how your team members' strengths helps them be more successful. A CliftonStrengths talent assessment is included and will help you understand your own natural talents.

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Coaching for Problem Solving New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 3.00 | Estimated Cost: $192.00

Do you spend your day trouble shooting? Are employees consistency asking you to solve problems? Learn the coaching model that can create an organization of problem solvers. By asking instead of telling, your company can achieve optimum results.

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Communication and the Customer Experience

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $159.00

Emphasize the value of key customer service principles, including building rapport and relationships, communicating effectively, handling difficult situations, resolving concerns and achieving customer loyalty.

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the Workplace New

Hours: 6.00 | Estimated Cost: $139.00

Explore diversity, equity & inclusion and the related opportunities it poses within an organization.

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Getting Things Done: Simple Tips to Prioritizing and Being More Productive New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $149.00

Learn simple tips for being more productive by developing a personal kanban system and controlling distractions.

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Leader Standard Work New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 12.00 | Estimated Cost: $399.00

'Leader Standard Work' is an essential element of success in a continuous improvement environment. In this session, learn strategies for creating standard work and managing effective processes to allow for effective leaders.

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Leading Virtual Meetings Effectively New
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Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $159.00

Learn about best practices, strategies, and techniques that will help you maximize the time spent, for you and for your team, who may be meeting in the virtual space by conference call, or by web conference.

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Lean Leadership Series: Building a Lean Management System New
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Hours: 18.00 | Estimated Cost: $495.00

This series reviews the Lean Management System (LMS) model and how to implement the LMS methodologies to improve the flow of information from the front-line employees to senior leaders and back. A well deployed system builds engagement of all employees and improves communication.

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Moving Beyond DISC - Understanding your Motivators New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $199.00

Talent Insights® provides two perspectives to better understand the people we work with: it explores their behavioral style (HOW they prefer to behave and communicate) as well as their personal motivators (WHY they move into action).

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Respectful Workplace & Harassment Awareness New

Hours: 2.00 | Estimated Cost: $89.00

Ensures that all employees have a clear understanding of what constitutes workplace harassment and can recognize behaviors that lead to a respectful workplace.

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Team Building by Leveraging DiSC Assessments

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $149.00

Explore the DiSC personality assessment and gain insight into your personal profile. Understand how to significantly boost organizational teamwork, productivity and morale.

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Telephone Communication Techniques

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $159.00

Presents customer-focused techniques to improve workplace communication. Includes dealing with all customers' needs, voice control, taking messages and using voicemail.

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