Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal — Owners, Developers & Managers — August 31 - September 13, 2012 — 29A
Associated Builders and Contractors www.abceastpa.org
ABC Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter
ABC to Offer Renowned Power Communication Training
Rapport Leadership International, an educational company dedicated to developing and empowering talented people, will present Power Communication at ABC Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter Sept. 26 to 28.
Participants identify their learning and communication preferences — visual, auditory, and kinesthetic. Communication tools and techniques are practiced one-on-one, in small teams, and in large group exercises. Students learn to build rapport and gain active listening skills for improving all relationships — business and personal. This class may be taken with co-workers and/or family members. Whether you want to increase your sales productivity, or want to build your agreement gaining skills, this interactive program will enhance your communication effectiveness immediately.
Contact John Judge at email@example.com or 610-279-6666 to register or for more information.
Young Professionals Host Business Development Panel Apanel of three experienced business development professionals shared their experience and lessons with members of ABC Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter’s Young Professionals group in August. Mark McMahon (Delran Builders), Seth Myers (Allan A. Myers) and Paul Langan (The Tri-M Group) covered a variety of topics including: breaking into a new market, introducing a new product or service, advice for advancing their careers, recovering from a gaffe, following up on an initial meeting, identifying key contacts and more. The panel was part of the new Young Professionals program, a leadership development program for ABC member employees ages 40 and younger. Contact Jessica Pomraning at 610-279-6666 or jpomraning@ abceastpa.org for more information. School Starts Sept. 10 for Apprentices and Craft Trainees The next generation of skilled workers will head back to school the week of Sept. 10 at the ABC Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter Training Center in Harleysville. Enrollment is now open for ABC Eastern Pennsylvania ABC’s programs are fully accredited by the U.S. Department of Labor, the Pennsylvania Apprenticeship and Training Council, and the National Center for Construction Education and Research. The award- winning program features daytime training at the ABC Training Center. Students attend class one day a week for a total of 20 days per year. They receive a number of certifications while in the program including an OSHA card, an NCCER transcript, and, if registered with the Pa. Apprenticeship Council, a journeyperson’s certification. The journeyperson certification is regularly required for local licensing requirements. ABC currently offers training in electrical, plumbing/pipefitting, carpentry, masonry, sheet metal and sprinklerfitting and also offers concrete, electronic systems technician, HVAC, solar panel certification, roofing and painting courses. The training features an exceptional amount of hands-on projects. Chapter’s registered apprentice and craft training programs. www.abceastpa.org/Education/Apprenticeship_Trust_.aspx
Classes for the 2012-2013 school year begin the week of Sept. 10. If you have not visited the ABC Training Center in Harleysville please call Bill Henry at 610-573-8524 today to learn more and schedule a tour. Download the application at abceastpa.org.
Upcoming Events Elections 101, ABC East Norriton office Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Legislative Breakfast, Sept. 14 , Mountain Laurel Resort Member Recognition Breakfast, Sept. 19 , Holiday Inn Kulpsville New Member Orientation, Oct. 4 , ABC East Norriton office Delaware/Chester Legislative Breakfast, Oct. 5 , Springfield Country Club Networking Night, Oct. 17 , Plumsteadville Inn
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