NextExec Professional Development
EDASC recognizes and shares the community-wide interest in championing management development for Skagit County businesses, non-profits and civic organizations. The NextExec program was created in partnership with Skagit County area chambers and local businesses to provide ongoing professional development and networking opportunities for emerging business and civic leaders. NextExec is an ongoing professional development program providing leadership and management curriculum, workshops, and mentoring. Participation in NextExec includes monthly (12) workshops, program materials, online resources, quarterly tours and regular networking opportunities. The 2018 schedule is below.
- $500 per employee of an EDASC Investor business or organization
- $600 for community member/non-Investor
Guest registration will also be available to attend select sessions for $50 each. Please contact Audra Ramerman at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to drop in on a session. Guests do not receive additional materials provided before and after the session. To register online as a NextExec 2018 participant, click on the button below or contact us at (360) 336-6114.
NextExec 2018 Schedule
Monthly Lunch Meetings are generally held the 4th Tuesday of each month from 11:30am – 1:00pm at EDASC, 204 West Montgomery Street in Mount Vernon. Lunch is provided.
Quarter 1: Communications, Culture & Climate
Jan 23 - Critical Communications for Small Groups & Teams
Feb 27 - Creating Constructive Climate & Culture
Mar 27 - Managing Conflict
Quarter 2: Mechanics of Management
Apr 24 - Ops execution & KPIs
May 22 - Audit & Compliance
Jun 26 - Supply Chain & Resource Management
Quarter 3: Project Management and Efficiency
Jul 24 - PM 101
Aug 28 - PM 201
Sept 25 - Quality Programs (Six Sigma, LEAN)
Quarter 4: Next Level Management
Oct 23 - Business Analytics & Modeling
Nov 27 - Blockchain, Bitcoin and the Gig Economy
Dec 18 - Effective Negotiating