Thursday, November 8 from 9:30 – 12:30

… a newly updated, motivational, results-based program

Created and presented by Jerry Posner for MANAGERS, SUPERVISORS and BUSINESS OWNERS 

“If you lead, train and teach others … this is for you!”

Recommended for ALL sectors of the business community!  Would you like practical tools and tips to improve your leadership, presentation, and training skills?  Did your business promote someone into a leadership position who was never taught how to train others properly and effectively?  Do you need to prepare the future leaders of your business?  If the answer is “yes” then this program is for you … and your key employees!  You’ll learn ways to be a better communicator … a more effective trainer … and a more powerful leader!!

This workshop will help managers, supervisors, trainers and business owners increase awareness … improve attitudes … sharpen presentation and training skills. 

Topics include:

•  Prerequisites for improvement.

•  Be the coach … not the critic!

•  How NOT to be a micromanager.

•  Keys to effective training sessions.

•  Communication skills for success.

•  Increasing “Emotional Intelligence”

•  Setting realistic leadership/training goals.


Jerry Posner is an engaging conference speaker, “motivational entertainer,” and training specialist. 

He is author of Eternal Cosmic Wisdom at Bargain Basement Prices and Attention Late Bloomers: You’re Right On Time!”


Jerry is considered an expert in communications and customer service skills, and teaches workshops and seminars for a wide variety of clients including hotels, restaurants, banks, insurance companies, retail, nonprofits and educational institutions.

He’s also a popular lecturer at Canyon Ranch in Lenox, MA, having presented over 1000 motivational programs for their guests since 1993.  Raised in Northern New Jersey, Jerry attended Emerson College in Boston, graduating magna cum laude with a degree in mass communications. He lives in Sheffield, Massachusetts, with his wife Lynne, Max the Labrador and Ruby the Vizsla.

Cost is $49 for members and $89 for non-members.  To make reservations, please call the Chamber at (518) 828-4417 or email akneller@columbiachamber-ny.com.