LGBTBE BUSINESS WEBINARS AND VIDEO RESOURCES DURING COVID-19
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This page is dedicated to our network of exceptional, innovative Certified LGBT Business Enterprise® (Certified LGBTBE®) suppliers in the NGLCC network. Here you will find information on business development webinars and trainings; online matchmakers, both B2B and corporate; support with drafting capability statements and RFPs; and much, much more to help our businesses and community stay strong and ready for the year ahead.
Additionally, many NGLCC local affiliate chambers have regional information and economic recovery opportunities available. To find your closest local affiliate, click here.
AMAC Legends & Leapers
AMAC’s newest program, AMAC Legends & Leapers, is a monthly conversation between an aviation industry legend and an emerging leader designed to showcase the commonalities and differences in perspective on the aviation industry.
HOW TO NAVIGATE THE EEO COMPLAINT PROCESS FOR FEDERAL LAW ENFORCEMENT
May 06, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
This presentation will equip federal law enforcement officers with information to determine whether the EEO complaint process is a viable course of action for addressing a workplace, such as promotion/placement, discipline, performance, pregnancy, parental status, reasonable accommodations, and fitness-for-duty examinations. The presenter will explain the various phases of the EEO complaint process to include: the pre-complaint; formal complaint; formal investigation; and adjudication of the complaint. Conference attendees will learn about the connection between alternative dispute resolution and the EEO complaint process. The presenter will share strategic considerations for various issues, including: meeting filing deadlines, formulation and amendment of discrimination allegations, collection of documentary and testimonial evidence, availability of relief, participation in mediation, and the interplay between the EEO complaint process and other potential courses of action.
Live Well with GEHA Webinar
May 10, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Join us as we examine the effects that obesity can have on our health and finances. Join Coletta Meyer, GEHA Health and Wellness Manager, and Dr. Michael Shusko, a Medical Director at GEHA, to explore the dimensions of wellness and how to incorporate healthy living tips to live a healthier lifestyle.
AMAC From 30,000 Feet: Power Talk with the McKissack Sisters
May 11, 2021 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
AMAC presents, From 30,000 Feet, a new virtual speaker series created to inspire AMAC members and the broader aviation and aerospace communities. From 30,000 Feet connects the nation’s most influential changemakers and thought leaders with aviation industry professionals, business leaders and students focusing on a diverse variety of topics, including business climate changes and future trends. Through this program, C-suite and senior executive leaders share their expertise and leadership journeys in a one-hour format with AMAC members and supporters.
Resilience 101: Finding Purpose and Passion for Your Post-COVID Life
Wed, May 12, 2021 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT
Over the past year, we’ve grown weary of the pandemic and can’t wait for it to be over. But when will that be? And will things ever truly go back to the world that was? We cannot put our happiness on hold. Join this motivating and thought-provoking session with top-rated speaker, Joe Sullivan, to learn ways to stay inspired through times of great change.
How to Defend Yourself in a Security Clearance Adjudication for Federal LEOs
May 19, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
This presentation will teach federal law enforcement officers how to defend themselves against security clearance adjudications. The presenter will explain the due process rights afforded to employees as well as how to persuasively use and apply the “whole person” concept per Executive Order 12968 to show that the national security interests of the United States are not at risk by allowing employees to maintain their clearances. In addition, the presenter will share federal employees appeal rights during the adjudicative process and the interplay with how to successfully pursue allegations of discrimination in connection with security clearance issues.
The ABCs of STEM Success: Hooded and Beyond
Wed, Jun 16, 2021 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT
If you have ever doubted your abilities, you are not alone. High-achieving women are more likely to experience Imposter Syndrome. Hear how Dr. Malika Grayson overcame this and other challenges on her journey to becoming the first Caribbean American woman to graduate with an engineering degree from Cornell University. Register by May 10 to be included in a drawing for her book!