Transition Planning

Advancing current workers

Mission Statement: “Nurturing current employees to help advance their level of workplace essential skills to sustain and grow the organization’s competitive advantage.”

Quarterly Seminars

We invite you to participate in the quarterly luncheon seminars held at various locations around Quincy.

Next Events

3rd Quarter | Public Speaking / Presentations

Guest Speaker: Laura Sievert, executive director of Arts Quincy

Upcoming Seminar

Date: May 12, 2021

2nd Quarter | How to Manage Conflict

Guest Speaker: Kiona Wright Training Instructor at Blessing Health System

Zoom Credentials: Email Angela Caldwell

Past Events

New Year, New You | How to build a business Brand

Guest Speaker: Abby Schleuter, Owner: Lavish Floral Design; Quincy Tea Co.; Party, Girl and Love Always, Abby.

  • Learn more about her story and transition from working for a larger business to working for herself and becoming an entrepreneur.
  • What are some questions to ask yourself and decisions you make when deciding to go into business for yourself.
  • How to develop an identity for your business?
  • How do you use social media and online platforms?
  • What are the top three things that impact either a personal brand and/or a business?
  • What are some of the pitfalls, but also what are some satisfactions?

How To Manage Remote Work

Guest Speaker: Diana Mast, Sr Project Delivery Specialist of Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Keeping remote employees engaged and productive,
  • What attributes make a good remote worker,
  • What are some tips on being effective and productive as a remote working,
  • How to handle mental health and transitioning to having coworkers not physically there.

Artificial Intelligence in the Workplace

Guest Speaker: Eric Thomas, Owner – Electric Oak

The past, present, and future of AI: what it is, where it’s going, and what and how you should prepare. as you prep for your career.



Leading From Within

Guest Speaker: Guest Speaker: Julie Boll, Dare to Lead Facilitator
Strategic Planning & leadership training.

Learn more about your leadership style when faced with difficult situations. Understand your go-to shield when faced with difficult situations. Do you move away, move forward or move against?

Increasing the Bottom Line Through Inclusive Culture

Guest Speaker: Latonya Brock, Executive Director, Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce

Topic Overview:Monkey Business….Business a monkey can do!”


Guest Speaker: Craig Heming of Doors-N-More

Topic Overview:Monkey Business….Business a monkey can do!”

Networking – More Than Meeting New People

Guest Speaker: Mike Elbe, president of John Wood Community College

Financing Your Future

Guest Speaker | Craig Moncey

IPI Wealth Management & Co-Chair of Adams County Works Transition Planning Team

Leadership Seminar

Guest Speaker | Casey Ragar, United States Marine Corps, Retire

Goal Setting

SPEAKER | Phil Conover, president Quincy University


SPEAKER | Marty Bell, VP of Intercollegiate Athletics at Quincy University.

Business Communication

SPEAKER | Debbie Reed, President / CEO Chaddock

Time Management

SPEAKER | Amy Looten, Sr. VP Marketing & Business Development

Managing Teams

SPEAKER | Dr. E. L. Warren

Senior pastor at The Cathedral of Worship Church- Quincy


Effective Communication | Deciphering Communication Styles

SPEAKER | James E. Sours, ALCPC Consulting

ALCPC represents the 5 steps of Integrity Coaching; Ask, Listen, Coach, Praise, Challenge.

Presenting on working with someone who is difficult to communicate with, how to be better understood and adjusting our communication to be more effective and efficient.


The Art Of Sales

SPEAKER | R.J. (Bob) Ley, VP of sales and marketing for Western Catholic Union

Seminar to provide guests with the tools to paint their masterpiece, as sales is trill an ART form.


Networking & Personal Branding

SPEAKER | Zach Hesterberg – Founder & CEO, So Zesty Social Media & Marketing

Presentation on what a personal brand is and how to develop a personal brand using social media.