January

Webinar: Balancing it all - Mindfulness in consulting

1/12/2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The old joke is that being an adult is continually telling yourself “It’ll be easier next week” until you eventually retire. Join Kaskaskia Engineering founder and manager Geri Boyer as she sits down with the Emerging Professionals committee to discuss what we can do starting early in their career to create the right boundaries that allow us to fulfill our professional potential while also balancing responsibilities out of work.

Read more about Webinar: Balancing it all - Mindfulness in consulting on 1/12/2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
February

PSMJ - Project Management Boot Camp

2/9/2022 8:30 am to 2/10/2022 3:30 pm

The 2-day workshop guarantees to give proven skills to improve project delivery, financial performance & client satisfaction: Master the 11 must-use parts of an ironclad project schedule Avoid the 5 budget busters that put projects in a financial hole Negotiate win-win subcontractor agreements Seize opportunities for new revenue through upselling & cross-selling Learn the PM “wow!” factors that turn clients into evangelists for your firm Spot—& fix—issues before they become major problems

Read more about PSMJ - Project Management Boot Camp on 2/9/2022 8:30 am to 2/10/2022 3:30 pm

Webinar: Working With Contractors - Bridging the Gap

2/9/2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Most often, the best people to talk to about construction site best practices and what makes a quality set of plans are the folks in the field doing the work. Please join our panel discussion with a few of the key individuals bringing heavy civil projects to fruition in Illinois as we dive into these topics. Panelists: Ben Steele – Senior Project Manager, Plote Construction Chris Weir – Director of Agile Operations, Aldridge Electric Ken Crawford – Project Implementation, IDOT District 5

Read more about Webinar: Working With Contractors - Bridging the Gap on 2/9/2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

SAVE THE DATE: Reverse Panel: See What's on Young Professionals' Minds

2/23/2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The event will feature a panel of 4 ACEC Emerging Professional members who will respond to questions provided by more experienced and senior professionals in the civil engineering industry. The goal of this event is to provide insight into what young professionals in the industry feel is important to them and their opinions about various topics.

Read more about SAVE THE DATE: Reverse Panel: See What's on Young Professionals' Minds on 2/23/2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
March

WEBINAR: Proposal Writing - How To and Lessons Learned

3/9/2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Proposal Writing - How To and Lessons Learned Whether you’ve been writing proposals for years or your 2022 goal is to get involved with your first one, we’ll have a panel discussion sharing their tips and advice. We’ll touch on what makes a good proposal, how you can get involved, and best ways to add value. Come with questions in mind to ask our panel!

Read more about WEBINAR: Proposal Writing - How To and Lessons Learned on 3/9/2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
April