Local Government Events

October 04, 2022 | 08:00 am

In this course, you will expand your knowledge of relational database design, write advanced queries, structure existing data, validate data entered into a database, and customize reports. Extending your knowledge of Microsoft Access 2016 will result in a robust, functional database for your users.

Focus Area: Local Government
October 04, 2022 | 11:30 am

City and county managers and administrators in the Kansas City metropolitan area come together through the Managers Roundtable to focus on issues that can most effectively be addressed through regional action. The roundtable is a forum for peer networking, exchange of information and fostering of regional innovation.

There is a $25 registration fee for this meeting for the luncheon.

Focus Area: Local Government
October 05, 2022 | 12:00 am

Communicating ideas and information is the cornerstone of organizational operations. And, electronic forms of communication have made the transfer of knowledge quick, easy, and inexpensive. The ability to harness the potential of electronic forms of communication is critical in nearly every type of organization. But, in many, if not most, organizations, people work with a wide variety of devices running on a wide variety of platforms. And sometimes, what works well or looks good on one device, won't work at all on another device.

Focus Area: Local Government
October 05, 2022 | 08:00 am

How do you prevent harassment from occurring? What sorts of policies should be in place? What should managers do to protect their employees? And if a complaint is filed, what will we do? A course for HR Pros, Managers, and Executive Leadership, all of these questions (and more!) will be answered in this one-day workshop.

Focus Area: Local Government
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October 06, 2022 | 08:00 am

This course builds on the foundational knowledge of the Microsoft® Office 365® online apps and takes a deeper look at the specific apps beyond Microsoft Word, Excel®, and PowerPoint®. Knowing that productivity often begins with assembling the right people, this course starts with the Teams app that is used to collaborate on shared files and conduct online meetings. The connection between Planner and Teams is established to keep the group's work on schedule. The Forms app is introduced as a tool for collecting information that can be used to help determine your next course of action.

Focus Area: Local Government
October 07, 2022 | 08:00 am

Excel 2016 Level 1 provides the basic concepts and skills to start being productive with Microsoft Excel 2016: how to create, save, share, and print worksheets that contain various kinds of calculations and formatting. This course, and the two that come after, map to the objectives of the Microsoft Office Specialist and Expert exams for Excel 2016. Objective coverage is marked throughout the course.

Focus Area: Local Government
October 09, 2022 | 08:00 am

This two-day workshop will teach participants to:

  • Apply problem-solving steps and tools
  • Analyze information to clearly describe problems Identify appropriate solutions
  • Think creatively and be a contributing member of a problem-solving team
  • Select the best approach for making decisions
  • Create a plan for implementing, evaluating, and following up on decisions
  • Avoid common decision-making mistakes
Focus Area: Local Government
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October 10, 2022 | 08:30 am

The main objective of this course is to provide basic guidelines for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The goal is to become accurate and confident in all decisions that affect employees and how they are protected under this law.  The session is in an interactive workshop format and the target audience is new and experienced supervisors and managers.

Focus Area: Local Government
October 12, 2022 | 03:00 pm

The steering committee meets to identify priorities, establish work groups to drive progress, and organize convenings of the full regional coalition.

Focus Area: Local Government
October 13, 2022 | 08:00 am

Excel 2016 Level 1 provides the basic concepts and skills to start being productive with Microsoft Excel 2016: how to create, save, share, and print worksheets that contain various kinds of calculations and formatting. This course, and the two that come after, map to the objectives of the Microsoft Office Specialist and Expert exams for Excel 2016. Objective coverage is marked throughout the course.

Focus Area: Local Government