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2017 Workshops

Workshops are offered on their own, and as part of the Signature Program. Workshops are offered to those who are Pre-GED, and an excellent opportunity for someone who wants to see what WEN services are all about. 

  • Please email your workshop selections, a week in advance to lwilliams@kcwen.org
  • Plan to arrive 30 minutes before the workshop to complete registration paperwork
  • Attendees must be at least 18 years old
  • Business casual dress required
  • Workshops are subject to cancellation, date change/or time change dependent
    upon faciliator availability, attendance, weather, and scheduling conflict

Workplace Management:

Getting Where You Want to be: How to Set Goals and Manage Your Time, 9am - 12pm
January 11, (Friday)February 24, May 17, June 28, August 9, September 20, and November 1

Problem Solving and Decision Making, 1pm - 3pm
(Friday) January 20, February 27, April 10, May 22, July 10, August 14, September 25, and November 11

Workplace Etiquette, 9am - 12pm
January 17, February 28, April 11, May 23, August 15, September 26, and November 7

Exploring Entrepreneurship, 12pm - 1pm
January 12, February 23, April 13, May 18, June 29, August 10, September 21,
and November 2

Financial Capacity:

Money Management: Get More Bang for Your Buck, 1pm - 4pm
January 18, March 1, April 12, May 25, August 16, September 27, and November 8

Credit Reports and Identity Theft, 1pm - 4pm
February 2, March 16, April 27, June 8, July 20, August 31, October 12, and November 30

Savings Fitness, 1-3pm
January 27, March 10, April 21, June 2, July 14, August 25, October 6, and November 17

 

 

 

Workshops

Workshops offered at WEN and in the surrounding community

Financial Education Workshops | KC Public Library Partnership

The Women's Employment Network in partnership with the Kansas City Library, will be putting on a series of Financial Education Workshops in the community at Southeast branch, North-East branch, and Bluford branch.

Workshops are FREE and open to the public. No advance registration required.

The on-going series includes workshops on the following topics:

  • Banking Basics
  • Budgeting: The Money Diet
  • Give Yourself Credit: Claim Your Financial Future
  • Yes I AM Janice Brown: Be Safe From Identity Theft

For more information, click here

 

Workplace Development

You'll learn the vital skills necessary for employment success, including time management, conflict management, business etiquette and problem-solving.

Personal Development

Faced with juggling the demands of work and family life, women need the skills and support resources to strike a successful balance. This workshop series includes goal setting and time management, basic money management, stress management and self-esteem building.

Location

Workshops will be held at the Women’s Employment Network, 920 Main Street, Suite 100, Kansas City, Missouri. All of the workshops are open to the public, and advance registration is required. 

If you’re interested in attending, please contact Lynnette Williams. (816) 822-8083