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MAEA Offers Lead Worker 2 Day Certificate Training

MAEA Offers Lead Worker 2 Day Certificate Training
Day One Course Content:
• Identifying four distinct leadership styles
• Defining your authority and empowerment
• Basic worker motivation and how to use it
• The power of effective communication
• The impact of active listening
• Training others to become the experts
Day Two Course Content:
• Appropriate assertiveness to influence others
• Personality assessment
• How to delegate effectively
• How to give positive praise
• Performance improvement through coaching
• Conflict resolution tips
Who Should Attend: Employees who have been assigned responsibilities including directing, leading, training, monitoring, evaluating or communicating regarding the work of peers or team members will benefit.
Dates & Location: February 17 & 24, 2021. 9am-4pm. The MAEA Office in Pottsville.
To register or for additional information, please call 570-622-0992 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

MAEA Offers NEW Improving Relations and Motivational Strategies for Managers and Supervisors Training

MAEA Offers NEW Improving Relations and Motivational Strategies for Managers and Supervisors Training.

This Class Will Take Place Virtually Via Zoom Over 2 Days - 1/27/21 and 2/3/21.
Course Content:
· Understanding different influencing styles
· The role of perceptions and expectations
· Persuasive language and phrasing
· Effective monitoring and interacting strategies
· Definition of motivation
· Creating a climate of motivation
· Motivational strategies
· Exercises and scenarios

To register or for additional information, please call 570-622-0992 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

MAEA Invites you to attend the Executive Luzerne Virtual Roundtable

MAEA Invites you to attend the Executive Luzerne Virtual Roundtable
Topic: Tax Updates
What you will learn at this roundtable:
· Taxes: Where Are We and Where Are We Going?
· 2020 Highlights
· Disaster Tax Relief
· Extension of Expiring Provisions
· Net Operating Loss Changes
· Qualified Improvement Property Changes
· Partnership Tax Capital Reporting Rules
· Should You Be Concerned About Tax Changes?
· Biden’s Plan
· Meals & Entertainment For 2021 & 2022
Date: February 23, 2021
Time: 11am-12:30 pm
Location: Virtual
Register: e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 570-622-0992

MAEA Process Improvement Training and Consulting Services

MAEA Process Improvement Training and Consulting Services
Benefits of This Service
MAEA is available to assist your company by providing process improvement training and consulting that will take your organization to the next level with effectiveness and efficiency strategies.
Services Available
• Intro to Lean Manufacturing
• Lean Manufacturing Strategies for Managers and Supervisors
• 5-S Including Safety (6-S)
• Root Cause Analysis
• SMED (Single Minute Exchange of Dies)
• Kanban
• Value Stream Mapping
• Kaizen
• Internal Auditing
• Basics of Six Sigma
• Lean Office 5-S Including Safety (6-S)
• Lean Office Value Stream Mapping
• Supply Chain Management
• Procurement
• Effective Work Procedures and Instructions
• Goal Setting and Achievement Thinking
To register or for additional information, please call 570-622-0992 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Complimentary Discovery Forum - Learn about MAEA

Complimentary MAEA Discovery Forum
Are you considering membership with MAEA? Are you an existing MAEA member who would like a refresher on our services?

Join us for a complimentary virtual meeting to hear what our members have to say about MAEA
December 4, 2020, 8:30am to 9:30am
ZOOM meeting information will be provided when you register

During this event, NEPA Manufacturers and Employers Association (MAEA) member company representatives will provide testimonials of MAEA services that have assisted them in their daily operations. 

Already a member of MAEA? We ask you to help us spread the word about MAEA by inviting a company that can benefit from MAEA membership.

Sponsorship Opportunities are Available! Sponsors for this event will be recognized during the presentation and in promotional materials.

Contact Joan Trosterud at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (570) 622-0992 for sponsorship opportunities, registration and additional information.