Date: Thursday May 16, 2013
Time: 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Location: COSI, 333 W. Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Cost: $20.00 (Student); $30.00 (COASTD member); $40.00 (non-member)
Organizational Development (OD) is an essential element of our field in which we all participate in varying degrees. Russ Brock, managing partner of Wargo-Brock Workforce Dimensions, will provide a refresher on the overal processes and methodologies of OD. We will discuss OD best practices and trends, and its role in workplace learning and performance. Russ will also share highlights of OD forum discussions. The conversation will include an opportunity to provide your input on the upcoming Central Ohio ASTD Forum (Special Interest Group meetings) for this topic.
Enjoy a continental breakfast while networking with OD Forum members and other training professionals. Russ Brock's informative presentation will begin at 8:00 a.m.
Click here to register.
Central Ohio ASTD programs are made possible through the generous support of Franklin University.
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It's Who You Know
We are excited to announce a new referral program for Central Ohio ASTD! Effective immediately, when you refer a colleague, you will receive 20% off your membership dues when you renew!
As you know, our organization is only as strong as its members. So, do you currently work with central Ohio learning and development professionals who are not currently members of Central Ohio ASTD? If so, please refer them!
It’s simple. Just ask your colleagues to go http://www.centralohioastd.org/ and click Membership Application. When your referral completes their online application, they will be asked if they were referred. Just ensure they include your name as the person who referred them so you can receive the discount on your renewal fees! So... who do you know?
The "Power of 2" - Central Ohio ASTD Members Receive a $20 Discount off National ASTD Membership
When you join both the national ASTD organization and Central Ohio ASTD, you choose to be a knowledge leader in the learning and development profession and affect change in Central Ohio. This is the "Power of 2"-belonging to both national ASTD and our local chapter.
What does this mean to you? As a member of Central Ohio ASTD, you are eligible to receive a $20 discount off your national ASTD membership. To receive this discount, email VP Membership to get the Chapter number (ChIP Code). Then enter this code when you join (or renew) national ASTD.
Volunteer Help Needed
Throughout the year we have ongoing needs for member volunteers to serve on various committees and to help us fill vacant positions. Currently we are looking to fill the following volunteer positions for 2012-2013.
- WLP Conference Volunteers - Assist with planning the conference for 2013. Positions begin July 2012 and run through October 2013.
Please contact Terrie Huston or Lisa Ramsey if you are interested in working for our local chapter.