Chamber Member Resource Library

A guide to resources, handouts, videos and materials from Chamber educational events. If you have any questions, or experience any downloading problems, please contact The Chamber of Manitowoc County, (920) 684-5575 or info@chambermanitowoccounty.org.

4th Annual Lakeshore Worker’s Compensation Symposium
Integrating Health, Wellness and Workers Compensation to Reduce Costs and Increase Productivity
Work Comp Look-a-Like & Work Comp in Disguise: Things an IME Can Help Identify
An Update on ADA & FMLA including Case Studies

OSHA & GHS Update
Tuesday, April 5, 2016

email: ajohanek@chambermanitowoccounty.org for presentation.

2015 Business Summit
Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Lakeshore Economic Analysis Project – The Full Story

3rd Annual Lakeshore Worker’s Compensation Symposium
Thursday, September 17, 2015

Attorney Bill Sachse, Jr. Documents
Melissa Samules PowerPoint
Dr. Capodice presentation

Business Connects with Government Luncheon
Monday, August 3, 2015
Agriculture in Manitowoc County: A $1.5 Billion Success Story
Presented by: Tim Schneider & Dave Coggins, Investors Community Bank

PowerPoint Presentation Part 1

PowerPoint Presentation Part 2

Wellness Awareness Lunch
“An Introduction to e-Cigarettes”
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Presented by Cath Pape, re-THINK Tobacco Prevention Coordinator

Smoking Cessation Resources
An Introduction to e-Cigarettes

Business Connects with Government Luncheon
Monday, November 3, 2014
“Financial Impacts and Policy Considerations of a Minimum Wage Increase”
Presented by:  Scott Manley, WMC

PowerPoint Presentation

Business Connects with Government Luncheon
Monday, October 6, 2014
Presented by:  Marcia Donlon, Superintendant & Ken Mischler, Director of Business Services, Manitowoc Public School District

PowerPoint Presentation

2nd Annual Workers Compensation Symposium
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Presented by Investigator Andy Beck, Dr. Mary Jo Capodice, Attorney William Sachse, Jr.

Drugs in the Workplace
Drugs and Wisconsin Worker’s Compensation Law

Wellness Awareness Lunch
“Importance of Brain Health in the Workplace”
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Presented by Kim Jacquart Franzen, Dementia Specialist, Aging and Disability Resource Center

Importance of Brain Health in the Workplace
Alzheimer Statistics
Dementia Umbrella
Mediterranean Diet Pyramid

Chamber Cafe
“5-Star Customer Service”
Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Presented by: Kenlyn Gretz, President/CEO of Americollect

Basics of 5-Star Customer Service

Chamber Cafe
“5-Star Customer Service”
Thursday, June 12, 2014

Presented by: Kenlyn Gretz, President/CEO of Americollect

Basics of 5-Star Customer Service

Wellness Awareness Lunch
“Reasonable Suspicion in the Workplace”
Tuesday, April 24, 2014
Materials provided courtesy of Ansay & Associates LLC.

Consent to Drug Alcohol Testing Form
Developing a Substance Abuse Testing Program
Drug and Alcohol Testing Policy
Drug Testing Policy Requirements
Drug-free Workplace Policy
Receipt of Employee Handbook

Business Connects with Government Luncheon

Monday, April 7, 2014

“Hail Storm Update”
Jim Reif, Jim Reif Builders, Lawrence Hanson, Maritime Insurance Group; and Paul Braun, Braun Building Center

VIDEO PRESENTATION

Safety Council Contractor Night
Wednesday, April 3, 2014

“OSHA Update 2014”
Presented by: Kelly Bubolz, OSHA
“Wall Bracing Update”
Presented by: Jesse Jerabek, Braun Building Center

VIEW THE OSHA UPDATE 2014 PRESENTATION
VIEW THE WALL BRACING UPDATE

 

Wellness Awareness Lunch
“Eating on the Go”
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Presented by: Abbey Bubolz, RD, Holy Family Memorial

DOWNLOAD HEALTHY EATING ON THE RUN HANDOUT

 

Business Connects with Government Luncheon
“Shared Services”
Monday, February 3, 2014
Presented by:  Manitowoc Mayor Justin Nickels & Two Rivers City Manager Greg Buckley

DOWNLOAD POWER POINT PRESENTATION

Wellness Awareness Lunch
“Driving Policy Change: Impact of Policy Reform on Worksite Wellness”
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Presented by: Abigail Nadler, CHES, WELCOA Faculty, Health Promotions Advisor, M3 Insurance

DOWNLOAD WELLNESS SPECTRUM HANDOUT
DOWNLOAD WELLNESS PROGRAM REGULATORY REQUIREMENT HANDOUT
DOWNLOAD HEALTH CONTINGENT WELLNESS PROGRAM HANDOUT
DOWNLOAD WELLNESS PROGRAM REGULATORY OVERVIEW HANDOUT

2013 Business Summit
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

“New Economy, New Needs: Why You Need to Maximize Your Workforce”

Presented by: Dennis Winters, Chief of the Office of Economic Advisors in the Department of Workforce Development
DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

“The Impact of Health Care Reform on Small Business”

Presented by: Terri Lillesand, CPA, Schenck SC and Michelle Froehlke, Employee Benefits and Worksite Wellness Consultant, Ansay and Associates LLC
DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

“Questions Regarding Health Care Reform? We Have the Answers! “

Presented by: Terri Lillesand, CPA, Schenck SC and Michelle Froehlke, Employee Benefits and Worksite Wellness Consultant, Ansay and Associates LLC
DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

“Social Media for Business: Creating Buzz on a Budget”

Presented by: Kev Ivey, President, Living Water Digital

VIEW PRESENTATION

“How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying”
Presented by: Dr. Stacey Soeldner, Psy.D. Clinical Psychologist and Life Coach, Riverhill Psychological Associates, S.C.
DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

Business Connects with Government Luncheon
Update from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Rescources
Monday, October 7, 2013
Presented by: Russ Rasmussen, WI DNR

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION
WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION

Wellness Council Awareness Lunch
“Recognizing Stress and Depression in Co-Workers and Employees”
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Presented by: Peter Moran, Aurora Health Care Manitowoc County

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION
DOWNLOAD THE POWERPOINT PRESENTATION
HOW VULNERABLE ARE YOU TO STRESS?
STRESS OPTIONS
COPING RECIPE: MIXTURE OF MIND, BODY, SPIRIT
COPING CHART
ACUTE STRESS SYMPTOMS

The Chamber Fall Seminar
“30 Ways to Get a New Customer for Under $30 and Promotion Basics”
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Presented by: Dr. Jennifer Rada, Apple Natural Health Clinic

DOWNLOAD HANDOUT

Business Connects with Govnerment Luncheon
“Initiatives to Improve Wisconsin’s Business Climate”
Monday, September 9, 2013 – Noon
Presented by: Secretary Richard Chandler, Wisconsin Department of Revenue

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION

Business Connects with Government Luncheon
“Superintendents Panel”
Monday, August 5, 2013 – Noon
Presented by : Representatives from Kiel Area School District, Two Rivers Public Schools, Manitowoc Public School District, School District of Mishicot and Valders Area School District

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION

The Chamber Educational Event:
“Enough Etsy to Pique Your Pinterest”
Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 4-5 p.m.
Presented by: Deanne Weier, Co-Owner of PDJ Cutting & Fabricating, LLC

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION

The Chamber Wellness Council Awareness Lunch:
“Skin Cancer and Prevention”
Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 11:30-1 p.m.
Presented by: Dr. Susan Keiler, Dermatology Associates of Wisconsin SC

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION

Business Connects with Government Luncheon:
Federal Health Care Reform; What are Your Next Steps?”
Monday, June 3rd, 2013 Noon-1:30 p.m.
Presented by: David Grunke, WPS Health Insurance

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

The Chamber Wellness Council Awareness Lunch:
“Getting Ready to Get Active”
Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 – 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Presented by: Dr. Carl DiRaimondo, Orthopaedic Associates of Manitowoc

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

Chamber Cafe:
“Making Employee Recognition Count”
Thursday, May 23rd, 2013 – 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Presented by: Linda Johanek

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

DOWNLOAD ADDITIONAL HANDOUT

Membership 101
Thursday, May 16th, 2013 – 12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Presented by: Karen Szyman, The Chamber of Manitowoc County

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

DOWNLOAD CHAMBER CHECKLIST HANDOUT

Sail Lunch N Learn:
“Meeting Etiquette – What and What Not to Do”
Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 – 12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Presented by: Sheila Schetter, Lakeshore Technical College

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

DOWNLOAD ADDITIONAL HANDOUT

Business Connects with Government Luncheon:
“Updates & Trends in Community Crime”
Monday, May 6th, 2013 Noon-1:30 p.m.
Presented by: Deputy Chief Bridget Brennan, Manitowoc Police Department & Chief Joe Collins, Two Rivers Police Department

DOWNLOAD POWER POINT PRESENTATION

Chamber Spring Seminar:
“Humor in the Workplace – Increases Productivity and Morale”
Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 – 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Presented by: Liysa Callsen

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

DOWNLOAD ADDITIONAL HANDOUT

“Stars of Manitowoc County: In Charge of the Customer Experience”
Thursday, April 11th, 2013 – 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Presented by: Jane Birkholz, Lakeshore Technical College

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

DOWNLOAD “CUSTOMER SERVICE IN WISCONSIN: BRINGING FUN TO LIFE”

Safety Program:
“Contractor Night”
Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 – 6-7:30 p.m.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION

Business Connects with Government Luncheon:
“Tourism Updates”

Monday, April 1st, 2013 – Noon-1:30 p.m.

WATCH “SHOWING VISITORS FUN ON THE COAST” Presented by: Jason Ring, Manitowoc Area Visitor & Convention Bureau

DOWNLOAD “SHOWING VISITORS FUN ON THE COAST” POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

WATCH “MARTINE SANCTUARY UPDATE” Presented by: Norma Bishop, Wisconsin Maritime Museum

DOWNLOAD “MARINE SANCTUARY UPDATE” POWERPOINT

WATCH “RIVER CORRIDOR PROJECT UPDATE” Presented by: Mike Huck, River Corridor Alliance

DOWNLOAD A MAP OF THE RIVER CORRIDOR PROJECT

Wellness Awareness Lunch:
“Ergonomics”
Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 – 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Presented by: Mary Fitzpatrick-Pelegrin and Sue Tomich of Encore Unlimited, LLC

CLICK HERE TO VIEW POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION

Business Connects with Government Luncheon:
“Impact of Home Building”
Monday, March 4th, 2013 – Noon
Presented by: Brad Boycks, Wisconsin Builders Association

CLICK HERE TO VIEW POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION

Safety Program:
“OSHA Updates”
Thursday, February 14th, 2013 – 7:30 a.m.
Presented by: Kelly Bubolz, Appleton OSHA Office

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION
Sail Educational Event:
“Become Informed; Get Involved: Elected Officials Event”
Tuesday, February 5th, 2013 – 6:00 p.m.
Presented by: Paul “Biff” Hansen, President of the Manitowoc County Board; Jim Protsman, President of the Manitowoc Public School District School Board; Jason Sladky, President of the City of Manitowoc Common Council; and Lee Brocher, President of the City of Two Rivers City Council

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION

Chamber Seminar:
“Customer Service: Different Industries, Different Perspectives”
Thursday, February 7th, 2013 – Noon
Presented by: John Jagemann, Courthouse Pub; Theresa Kronforst, Schroeder’s Department Store; Jeffrey Just D.D.S., Just Orthodontics; and Ted Thomas, The Manitowoc Company, Inc.

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION

Business Connects with Government Luncheon:
Rich Zipperer, Office of Governor Scot Walker
Monday, February 4th, 2013 – Noon
Presented by: Rich Zipperer, Deputy Chief of Staff, Office of Governor Scott Walker

WATCH VIDEO PRESENTATION
Wellness Awareness Lunch:
“How to Create a Healthy Lifestyle at Work and at Home”
Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 – 11:30 a.m.
Presented by: Dr. Jennifer Rada, Apple Natural Health Clinic

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION
DOWNLOAD VIDEO PART 1
DOWNLOAD VIDEO PART 2
DOWNLOAD VIDEO PART 3

Chamber Cafe:
Workplace Culture: “How do we do things around here?”
Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013 – Noon
Presented by: Rick Balzan, Owner of Balzan HR, LLC

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

DOWNLOAD HANDOUTS
Directions for handouts: On page one, circle all of the items that describe you. Then count how many circles you have in each section. Use page two to decode your findings from page one! (NOTE: The color you can’t see in the bottom right box is yellow.)

DOWNLOAD VIDEO PART 1

DOWNLOAD VIDEO PART 2

“Stars of Manitowoc County – A Customer Service Presentation”
Thursday, January 11th, 2013 – 11:30a
Presented by: Jane Birkholz, Business Solutions Manager, Lakeshore Technical College

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

Business Connects with Government Luncheon:
“Tax Law Updates”
Monday, January 7th, 2013 – Noon
Presented by: Terri Lillesand, CPA, Tax Shareholder, Schenck SC

DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

Additional Resources:

Affordable Care Act Information for Manitowoc County

Checklist of Essential Features of Age-Friendly Cities

Creating Aging Friendly Communities

Hail Damage Resource List

OSHA Fact Sheet – Fall Protection in Residential Construction

OSHA Fact Sheet – Preventing Falls