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Connecting future leaders with the tools they need to grow personally and professionally. Through a series of Community Exploration Sessions, you'll learn about the challenges facing our region and how you can get involved to make the North Country stronger than ever. Professional Development sessions will be included to help build the skills necessary to take your career to the next level. Discover how you can play a vital role in our community, take the next step in your career development and make valuable connections that will last for years.

- Get an inside look at your community
- Network with community leaders
- Develop skills to become a more effective leader

- Cost effective Professional Development Training
- Community awareness that helps your employee better understand the role they play in strengthening the economic vitality of our region.
- Opportunity for your employee to make beneficial business connections

- New employees
- New to the North Country
- People who wish to take on future leadership roles.
- If you are looking to get involved and grow both personally and professionally

SCHEDULE & TOPICS (Topics are subject to change)
Attendance can be in-person or virtual. All educational sessions will be recorded.

May 4, 5-6:30 PM Welcome Reception & Networking Like a Pro
                               Presented by Tom Bull, om J. Bull Consultation & Presentation
May 11, 8-9 AM Art of Business Development
                               Presented by Jerry Manor, Seacomm Federal Credit Union
May 17, 12-1 PM Economic Development & Government Affairs
                               Presented by Garry Douglas, North Country Chamber of Commerce and
                               Assemblyman Billy Jones, Assembly District 115
May 20, 5:30-7:30 PM Business After Hours Reception
May 27, 12-1 PM Live you Gifts, Love your Life - Personal Growth and Strengths Based Coaching
                                Presented by Angie Cook, Angie Cook Coaching
June 2 12-1 PM   How You Benefit from Volunteering
                            Presented by Martha Pritchard Spear, MBA, Martha Spear Consulting
June 10, 8-9 AM Wellness as the foundation of personal and professional growth
                                Presented by Michele Armani, ETS Staffing
June 14, 12-1 PM Resolving Conflict & Dealing with Difficult People
                                Presented by Gabrielle Petitto, Gabrielle Theresa Holistic Coaching & Wellness
June 17, 5:30-7:30 PM Business After Hours Reception
June 23, 5-6:30 PM Personal Branding, Social Media & Closing Reception
                                 Presented by Aaron Benner, Boire Benner Group

Fee includes the Educational Series, Welcome and Closing Reception and Admission to two Business After Hours. Certificate of completion will be provided to participants.

$175 per Chamber & Chamber Partner Member
Proceeds will support the continued work of your Chamber during this time


QUESTIONS? Contact Adriana Favreau at 518-563-1000 or

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