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    Emotional Intelligence

    Date: May 8, 2018, 7:30am – 9:30am
    Workforce Development Center
    874 Collins Road
    Jefferson, WI 53549
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    Emotional Intelligence

    Time:        7:30 a.m.    –   8:00 a.m.    Breakfast and Networking

            7:45 a.m.    –   8:00 a.m.    Announcements & Sponsor Highlights

            8:00 a.m.   –   9:15 a.m.           Presentation by Bill Marklein          

            9:15 a.m.    –   9:30 a.m.    Q & A Session and Wrap-Up

    Sponsored by: Investment Professionals

    Speakers:     Bill Marklein, Employ Humanity

    About the Program


    EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE: Awareness, Adaptability & Empathy for 21st Century Leadership

    Emotional Intelligence (EQ) is the ability to effectively manage our own emotions and the emotions around us and it is quickly becoming the #1 competency for workplace leadership in the 21st Century. Shareholders, associates, customers and all of humanity crave for a workplace culture that values and is committed to Emotional Intelligence.

    Employ Humanity creates Emotionally Intelligent cultures to improve the well-being, engagement and performance of employees and this culture attracts top talent. Everybody is looking for a better human connection experience. With the rapid acceleration of technology, distractions, change and stress—Emotional Intelligence is even more crucial for building healthy, trusting relationships both personally and professionally. Most importantly, building a healthy relationship with yourself…You can never pour from an empty cup.

    Learn about Emotional Intelligence and how to use self and social awareness, adaptability and empathy daily for 21st Century servant leadership. Attendees will discover how Emotional Intelligence can be integrated into their workplace culture to improve communication, purpose and morale.


    About the Presenter

    Bill Marklein has his Master's Degree in Corporate Communication from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater with his primary research on Emotional Intelligence (EQ) and human connection. A specialized expertise for Emotional Intelligence in the business community was developed with his entire professional career spent working for small and large chambers of commerce, most recently as Community Relations Director for the Sheboygan County Chamber (WI).

    Marklein has presented nationally coast-to-coast from San Diego to Savannah on Emotional Intelligence and has trained healthcare administration on the topic at one of the largest independent healthcare facilities in Wisconsin. In Savannah, Marklein was a featured speaker at the American Chamber of Commerce Executives National Convention. He recently founded Employ Humanity LLC to inspire Emotional Intelligence in workplaces across the country for the betterment of humanity. You can learn more about Employ Humanity by visiting


    Cost to Attend and Registration

    Member Cost:    $10.00 per person          Non-Member Cost:     $15.00 per person  

    Student Cost:      Free

    Register online by 12:00 pm on Friday, May 4 , 2018

    This program has been submitted for approval for general re-certification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. This program has also been submitted for approval for SHRM recertification credit.

    Certification credits will be emailed to participants after attending the full sessions.