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April 2019


Conducting Meetings

04/09/2019

Tuesday, April 9  1:30pm - 3pm, CT

Description: Meetings can often get off track and take on a life of their own. This webinar will help you hold professional and efficient meetings by providing you with information about requirements of public meetings, meeting agendas and parliamentary procedure. Aaron will also cover the importance of meeting minutes. Note for Commissioners and Auditors: This webinar completes your "Conducting Meetings" training requirement.

Presenter: Aaron Birst, NDACo Legal Counsel & Assistant Executive Director of Policy

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn 1.5 ILG training hours
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar training. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments that will go directly to Alisha and/or the presenter.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.

To register for the webinar click on this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6936966591058933251


Got 15?! Office of State Tax Commissioner Monthly Webinar

04/10/2019

Wednesday, April 10  3pm - 3:15pm, CT   

Description: Use of change in True and Full Value and supplementary abstract information to prepare for the county board of equalization.
Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn a .25 ILG training hour.
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar training. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments that will go directly to Alisha and/or the presenter.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

To register for the webinar click on this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6831804900317240579


Ethics in County Government

04/16/2019

Tuesday, April 16  1:30pm - 3pm, CT

Description: Don't let ethical dilemmas grind you down. Tune into this fun and interactive webinar to put your brain and heart to the test to help guide your decision making into the future to ensure you are ready for the next challenge. Note for Commissioners: This webinar completes your "Ethics in Government" training requirement.

Presenter: Aaron Birst, NDACo Legal Counsel & Assistant Executive Director of Policy

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn 1.5 ILG training hours
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar training. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments that will go directly to Alisha and/or the presenter.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.

To register for the webinar click on this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4907358286137986307


ND Health Impact Symposium

04/17/2019
ND Heritage Center, Bismarck

ND SACCHO is co-sponsoring a ND Health Impact Symposium with the ND Department of Health.

The Symposium will be held on April 17 at the Heritage Center from 4:00-6:00 pm followed by a Networking Social from 6:00-8:00 pm.

The event is free of charge. County officials are invited to attend. Funding for the symposium is being provided in part by a small grant from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps.

Registration information coming soon.


NDLTAP Glue for Gravel Roads Workshop

04/30/2019
Mountrail County Highway Department, 8103 61st St NW, Stanley ND

Course Description and Registration: https://www.ndltap.org/events/view.php?id=781

May 2019


NDLTAP Glue for Gravel Roads Workshop

05/01/2019
Sheriff's Department - 5205 Gateway Drive, Grand Forks ND

Course Description and Registration: https://www.ndltap.org/events/view.php?id=781


NDLTAP Glue for Gravel Roads Workshop

05/02/2019
ND Farmers Union State Office Bldg., 1415 12th Ave NE, Jamestown, ND

Course Description and Registration: https://www.ndltap.org/events/view.php?id=781


ND Clerks of Court Association Conference

05/03/2019
Grand Forks

Contact:  Susan Hoffer, Ward County Clerk of Court for information.

PO Box 5005
Minot ND 58702-5005
701-857-6600
shoffer@ndcourts.gov


Open Meetings & Open Records

05/07/2019

Tuesday, May 7  9:30am - 11am, CT

Description: All public entities are subject to the Open Meeting and Open Record laws. Sandra will share with you "need to know" information about these laws. Get your questions answered and join us for this important webinar! Note for Commissioners, Auditors, Treasurers and Recorders: This webinar completes your "Open Meetings/Open Records" training requirement.

Presenter: Sandra DePountis, Assistant Attorney General

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn 1.5 ILG training hours
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar training. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments that will go directly to Alisha and/or the presenter.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.

To register for the webinar click on this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3817192506871674115


ND Social Service Director Conference

05/09/2019
Comfort Inn, Bismarck

Contact:  Kristin Hasbargen, Richland County Social Service Director for information.

413 3rd Ave N
Wahpeton, ND 58075-4427
701-642-7751

NDACo Legislative Wrap-Up

05/13/2019

Mark Your Calendars!
NDACo Legislative Wrap-Up
Monday, May 13th - Heritage Center - Bismarck

The Legislative Wrap-Up is a one-day workshop held after each legislative session which reviews recently passed legislation that will affect county budgets and operations. This event typcially starts around 9am, CT and adjourns late afternoon. Lunch and breaks included. Registration and agenda details will be available in April. Attendees earn 2 FREE ILG training hours!

Note for Auditors: This event completes your "Legislative Wrap-Up" training requirement.
Note for Treasurers: This event completes your "Legislative Changes" training requirement.
Note for Recorders: This event completes your "Legislative Process" training requirement.


Dealing with Difficult Personalities

05/22/2019

Wednesday, May 22  10am - 11:15am, CT

Description: Difficult people or situations exist in every workplace. Knowing how to deal with them effectively is essential. This training will help you learn how to identify personality or behavioral characteristics that can make some people difficult to get along with. In turn, you will gain helpful tips and techniques to deal with these individuals in an effective manner.
Presenter: Dawn Kaiser, Certified HR Professional/Speaker/Author

Fee: $35
         **Attendees will earn 1.25 ILG training hours
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar training. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments that will go directly to Alisha and/or the presenter.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.

To register for the webinar click on this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1630754261737812227

June 2019


ND County Recorders Association Conference

06/10/2019
Bismarck Radisson Inn

Contact:  Carrie Krause, Wells County Recorder for information.

700 Railway St N Ste 125
Fessenden ND 58438-7419
701-547-3141
ckrause@nd.gov

 


ND Auditors & Treasurers Association Conference

06/25/2019
Bismarck Radisson Inn

Bismarck Radisson Contact Info: 701-255-6000

Group rate under ND Auditors & Treasurers Association Annual Conference or online using promo: NDATAC

http://www.radisson.com/reservation/itineraryEntrance.do?hotelCode=NDBISDT&promotionalCode=NDATAC

 

For more information contact: 

Donnell Preskey Hushka, Executive Director County Auditors and Treasurers Associations

donnell.hushka@ndaco.org

701-328-7337


Hiring the Right People

06/26/2019

Wednesday, June 26  10am - 11:15am, CT

Description: The right person on your team will add value and the wrong person can easily destroy it. Interviewing should never be left to pure intuition alone or to an unprepared individual. This training discusses the importance of how to effectively prepare for and conduct an interview and select the right candidate to join your team.
Presenter: Dawn Kaiser, Certified HR Professional/Speaker/Author

Fee: $35
         **Attendees will earn 1.25 ILG training hours
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar training. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments that will go directly to Alisha and/or the presenter.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.

To register for the webinar click on this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3166384977647969539

August 2019


Eliminate Negativity, Encourage Positivity

08/27/2019

Tuesday, August 27  10am - 11:15am, CT

Description: Have you ever been around a chronic complainer or someone who is constantly nega-tive? Negaholism is a condition that is sweeping the workplace and is sucking the life out of those of us who are trying to keep an upbeat attitude. In this webinar, employees will learn how to model and foster positivity in the workplace and explore how to confront energy vampires on their teams.
Presenter: Dawn Kaiser, Certified HR Professional/Speaker/Author

Fee: $35
         **Attendees will earn 1.25 ILG training hours
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar training. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments that will go directly to Alisha and/or the presenter.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.

To register for the webinar click on this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2877515785971676931

October 2019


NDACo Annual Conference

10/06/2019
Bismarck Event Center

The NDACo Annual Conference is NDACo’s premier educational and networking event. Held every October, the conference is a two-day gathering of over 500 officials, guests and vendors from across the state. Conference activities include:
• Educational workshops, including ILG-credit qualifying classes
• Vendor displays in two indoor venues and an outdoor large-equipment display
• NDACo Board of Directors elections
• Discussion and voting on important legislative resolutions and initiatives
• Topical keynote speakers and special guests
• ILG awards and graduation
• Excellence in County Government Awards
• Presentation of scholarship winners
• Scheduled and informal opportunities to network with other county folks, partners, state officials and others.

All county officials are strongly urged to attend the NDACo Annual Conference & Expo. Many consider it essential to their ability to provide the best service to their constituents.

A special conference page and online registration will be made available approximately July 1.