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Museum Visit for ECE Professionals : The Wonder of Learning: The Hundred Languages of Children exhibit in NYC

Description: ECE Professionals are invited to the The Wonder of Learning: The Hundred Languages of Children exhibit in NYC.

We will be going to the exhibit on Friday, April 29th from 9:30-12:30 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. We are planning a lunch and conversation following the exhibit.

Please contact Mackenzie Noda if interested.

Start: April 29, 2015
End: April 29, 2015
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WEBINAR: What’s New For Your JCC From The American Red Cross

Please note: All webinars are scheduled on Eastern Standard Time.

Description: Learn about great new programs from the American Red Cross to help promote the classes that you offer, expand your offerings to members and guests, and improve your ongoing agency operations. Find out about the new streamlined Instructor Trainer process, and about some great promotional events that can help bring more folks to your JCCs.

Audience: Aquatics Professionals, all are welcome

Cost: None

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Start: May 6, 2015 2:00 PM
End: May 6, 2015 3:00 PM
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WEBINAR: Welcoming Shlichim Into Your Home

Please note: All webinars are scheduled on Eastern Standard Time.

Description: This webinar is focused on informing families and day camp directors on how to welcome Israelis (specifically shlichim) into the community and their homes. This is a critical part of the success of the shlichim program. If your camp is bringing shlichim to day camp this summer, join the conversation and discover strategies to welcome these guests into your homes and learn ways to have a meaningful experience for everyone. Camp directors and host families are encouraged to join the session.

Audience: camp directors and leadership, host families

Presenter: Shara Perlman, Assistant Director of Camping and Youth Engagement

Cost: None

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Start: May 7, 2015 1:00 PM
End: May 7, 2015 2:00 PM
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WEBINAR: First Summer JCC Day Camp Directors Huddle

Please note: All webinars are scheduled on Eastern Standard Time.

Description: Camp is right around the corner! If this is your first summer directing your JCC camp, take an hour of your time to go over some important questions to feel best prepared for your first summer in this role. Think about what is most important in having a safe and successful first summer in your role. Learn what additional resources are out there to support you. You will be able to submit your pressing questions in advance!

Audience: camp directors with one year or less at the JCC​

Presenter: Shara Perlman, Assistant Director of Camping and Youth Engagement

Cost: None

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Start: May 11, 2015 2:00 PM
End: May 11, 2015 3:00 PM
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WEBINAR: Don’t Bury the Lead & Other Ways to Write Better, Clearly and Tell Your Story

Please note: All webinars are scheduled on Eastern Standard Time.

Bring crispness and clarity to everything you write from marketing materials to email. Learn to write it better with Marla Cohen, JCC Association’s communications manager and an award-winning writer and blogger.

Feel free to send writing samples in advance that we can discuss during the webinar. Email them to mcohen@jcca.org no later than May 14th.

Presenter: Marla Cohen

Cost: None

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Start: May 19, 2015 2:00 PM
End: May 19, 2015 3:00 PM
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WEBINAR: Dealing with Difficult Personalities

MyJewishCoach.com presents: 2015 Virtual Presentations | Learn Without Leaving Your Desk

Dealing with Difficult Personalities

Some people are electrifying; they light up a room when they leave.

—Jewish Proverb

In life, you will meet people that you abso­lutely, positively cannot get along with. Stress skyrockets, frustration mounts, and productivity plummets. No matter what you try, you just can’t seem to get on the same page. Sometimes these conflicts are based on personality differences and other times they’re due to different work methods or values. But here’s a new perspective: If someone is difficult for you to work with, chances are you are also difficult for them to work with. In this engaging webinar that focuses on your real relationships, you’ll learn that while you can’t always pick who you work with, you can use healthy strate­gies that will make these relationships less stressful and more successful.

Speaker: Noa Peri-Jensch

Audience: All are welcome

Cost:

  • $36 for a single webinar for one person
  • $99 for a single webinar for your whole office
  • $493 for the whole series for your entire organization (*$100 savings)

Special offer for JCC Association member organizations. Use promo code JCCA to register.

Please note: All webinars are scheduled on Eastern Standard Time.

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About the 2015 Virtual Presentations

Want to learn how to create a culture of trust, create positive lay-professional relationships, deal with difficult people, manage change and more without leaving your desk? You’ve come to the right place! Whether you want to learn on your own or share the learning with your staff, board, or whole organization, our team of experts will tackle some of the biggest challenges in Jewish organizations today. Sign up today for our dynamic, interactive webinar series.

 

Start: May 21, 2015 1:00 PM
End: May 21, 2015 2:00 PM
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WEBINAR: The Best in Onboarding

Description: Exceptional JCC member retention requires an action plan and a cohesive effort between the fitness and membership teams that begins the moment a new member joins. This JCC best practice of “onboarding” is reinforced by the strong evidence supported by the JCC Benchmarking report. This session identifies and walks through the processes, teamwork, and consistencies required to successfully “onboard” and retain every new JCC member.

Audience: Sports & Wellness Directors, Membership Directors, Fitness

Speaker: Tom Nelson, Vice President of Community Services, MediFit & JCC Staff Panel

Cost: None

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Start: May 27, 2015 1:00 PM
End: May 27, 2015 2:00 PM
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WEBINAR: Creating Happy and Healthy Lay-Pro Partnerships

MyJewishCoach.com presents: 2015 Virtual Presentations | Learn Without Leaving Your Desk

Creating Happy and Healthy Lay-Pro Partnerships

If two ropes are tied together, untying one means untying both.

—Vayikra (Leviticus) Rabbah

Jewish organizations rely on staff and volunteers to get their mission accom­plished. Lay leaders are an integral part of any organization—volunteers bring connec­tions, expertise, history, continuity, and (hopefully) enthusiasm to the partnership—and much more. And of course, volunteer and professional partnerships can be both deeply rewarding and tricky at times. This session will help you focusing on what you both want from the work and the relation­ship, as well as offer practical strategies for common challenges.

Speaker: Donna Schwartz

Audience: All are welcome

Cost:

  • $36 for a single webinar for one person
  • $99 for a single webinar for your whole office
  • $493 for the whole series for your entire organization (*$100 savings)

Special offer for JCC Association member organizations. Use promo code JCCA to register.

Please note: All webinars are scheduled on Eastern Standard Time.

REGISTER HERE

 

About the 2015 Virtual Presentations

Want to learn how to create a culture of trust, create positive lay-professional relationships, deal with difficult people, manage change and more without leaving your desk? You’ve come to the right place! Whether you want to learn on your own or share the learning with your staff, board, or whole organization, our team of experts will tackle some of the biggest challenges in Jewish organizations today. Sign up today for our dynamic, interactive webinar series.

 

Start: June 17, 2015
End: June 17, 2015
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WEBINAR SERIES: A Window Into Israeli Society Through Film

Webinar Focus: Searching for Love.

 

In partnership with Ma’aleh, JCC Association will bring you a series of webinars that will include a combination of film viewing as well as resource sharing that we hope will ignite some ideas of how you may use film, and Israeli film in particular, across multiple departments to engage, and teach, and build community.

Audience: Arts & Culture, all are welcome

Cost: None

Start: June 29, 2015
End: June 29, 2015
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WEBINAR: Creating a Culture of Trust

MyJewishCoach.com presents: 2015 Virtual Presentations | Learn Without Leaving Your Desk

Creating a Culture of Trust

Trust is the lubrication that makes organizations work.

—Warren Bennis

Employee longevity is directly related to a trusting relationship between supervisor and employee. Trust is critical—but it is espe­cially critical when we work for organiza­tions that are responsible for upholding the communal trust as well. It’s easy to build trust, but almost impossible to repair it when it’s broken. In this interactive webinar, you’ll learn what research tells us about the behaviors and attitudes that inspire or erode trust, how to address behaviors in others that violate trust, and how to take small but meaningful steps to build and maintain trust with your professional and volunteer part­ners, donors, members, and the public.

Speaker: Deborah Grayson Riegel

Audience: All are welcome

Cost:

  • $36 for a single webinar for one person
  • $99 for a single webinar for your whole office
  • $493 for the whole series for your entire organization (*$100 savings)

Special offer for JCC Association member organizations. Use promo code JCCA to register.

Please note: All webinars are scheduled on Eastern Standard Time.

REGISTER HERE

 

About the 2015 Virtual Presentations

Want to learn how to create a culture of trust, create positive lay-professional relationships, deal with difficult people, manage change and more without leaving your desk? You’ve come to the right place! Whether you want to learn on your own or share the learning with your staff, board, or whole organization, our team of experts will tackle some of the biggest challenges in Jewish organizations today. Sign up today for our dynamic, interactive webinar series.

Start: August 17, 2015 1:00 PM
End: August 17, 2015 2:00 PM
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