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Webinar Series

Webinar Series

 

 

IEC offers a Webinar Series focused on topics directly related to your electrical contracting business. As part of the IEC Training Advantage, these webinars are complimentary to all IEC members.   

 

 

Upcoming Webinars

Create A Winning IEC National Award Submission

June 13, 2018
2:00 p.m. EDT

Join Spencer for a complete and comprehensive walkthrough on creating an account and submitting a nomination on IEC's new Awards Platform, https://iec.awardsplatform.com/. He will also provide advice on how to create a winning nomination. If you want to improve your chances of receiving an IEC National award and learn our new platform, then this is a can't miss webinar.

Presenter: Spencer Langrock, Communications Director, IEC National 

Spencer Langrock serves as Communications Director for IEC National and is responsible for the writing and dissemination of press releases, articles, newsletters and much more. He has extensive knowledge of what makes copy effective for target audiences and the best outlets for sharing it.

 

Creating Partnerships to Increase Organizational Capacity

June 20, 2018
2:00 p.m. EDT

In order to find apprenticeships for their members, some of our Executive Directors are pursuing or are in partnerships with a diverse groups of partners from nonprofits to civic action groups. Learn 3 quick strategies to developing sound partnerships and hear from other Executive Directors about their success. 

Presenter: Dresden Farrand, MPA, MPP, CAE, Vice President of Chapter Development, IEC National

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Dresden Farrand serves as the Vice President of Chapter Development and is responsible for the direction and overall management of chapter development and the component relations program of the organization. Dresden has extensive expertise providing proven results in membership/sponsorship management, member engagement, program management, governance, strategic planning, leadership development, innovation, diversity, and evaluation.

As a Certified Association Executive (CAE), she currently serves as a member of the CAE Commission and holds two Masters degrees in Public Administration and Public Policy. Dresden is also a passionate speaker in the area of membership development, component relations, and retention strategies. Dresden is a 2016 Forty Under 40® Award Recipient of Association Forum and USAE.

Social Media for the ‘Non-Techy’ Soul

September 19, 2018
2:00 p.m. EDT

Great, your association is on Facebook and Twitter now, but what are you going to say to your followers to keep them engaged? Interactive webinar to learn how to discover, organize, and distribute compelling online content. Gain practical tips and content curation resources to help you carve the time out of your busy schedule and establish your organization as a thought leader in its field, creating credibility and building your social media follower base. 

Presenter: Dresden Farrand, MPA, MPP, CAE, Vice President of Chapter Development, IEC National

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Dresden Farrand serves as the Vice President of Chapter Development and is responsible for the direction and overall management of chapter development and the component relations program of the organization. Dresden has extensive expertise providing proven results in membership/sponsorship management, member engagement, program management, governance, strategic planning, leadership development, innovation, diversity, and evaluation.

As a Certified Association Executive (CAE), she currently serves as a member of the CAE Commission and holds two Masters degrees in Public Administration and Public Policy. Dresden is also a passionate speaker in the area of membership development, component relations, and retention strategies. Dresden is a 2016 Forty Under 40® Award Recipient of Association Forum and USAE.

Simple Event Planning Models: Make Money and Create Community

November 7, 2018
2:00 p.m. EDT

Hosting an event can take a lot of planning. Sometimes, you can get so focused on the big picture that you forget about the details. And then there is the cost. If your chapter is currently not hosting events, please join this webinar to hear what your peers are doing, big and small. Get tactical tips on how to put on your very first IEC event!

Presenter: Dresden Farrand, MPA, MPP, CAE, Vice President of Chapter Development, IEC National

Dresden Farrand.jpgDresden Farrand serves as the Vice President of Chapter Development and is responsible for the direction and overall management of chapter development and the component relations program of the organization. Dresden has extensive expertise providing proven results in membership/sponsorship management, member engagement, program management, governance, strategic planning, leadership development, innovation, diversity, and evaluation.

As a Certified Association Executive (CAE), she currently serves as a member of the CAE Commission and holds two Masters degrees in Public Administration and Public Policy. Dresden is also a passionate speaker in the area of membership development, component relations, and retention strategies. Dresden is a 2016 Forty Under 40® Award Recipient of Association Forum and USAE.

 

 

Earn CAE Credits

As a CAE Approved Provider, The Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) is an organization that has formally registered with the CAE program and committed to providing education that meets the CAE Commission’s standards for helping individuals earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. CAE Approved Providers have received guidance on such standards and pledged to properly represent course eligibility for CAE credit. IEC is an approved provider and IEC's webinar series fulfills the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the CAE credential. Attendees will receive 1 CAE per webinar. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to document the contents of this webinar to submit to ASAE.