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Leadership Savvy—Moving Toward 2020

Special Features brought to you by the CPRS Conference Program Committee

A happy group of individuals who work as a team, have passion for the cause and take calculated risks are always desirable employees.  Let’s work to hire the personalities we want and teach skills we need to build adaptable personnel and agile organizations.  Join us at these learning events and “get your supervisor’s game on!”


Employee SUPERVision - Speed Geeking (Speed Dating) Style

Wednesday, March 20, 2:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.   

This “Speed Dating” style presentation will encourage active participation of all attendees and will provide thought provoking interactions in three staffing themes.

Speed Coaching Plus - Speed Mentoring Style

Wednesday, March 20, 8:45 p.m. - 10:00 a.m.

This is an opportunity for aspiring and established professionals, to sit down with several experienced coaches/mentors to discuss their interest, goals and career and to receive suggestions, guidance and encouragement. It will move quickly!

Park & Facility Operations Solution Space

Thursday, March 21, 4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.   

We understand that every agency must prioritize park and facility maintenance and learn to better articulate these priorities as few agencies have enough funding to maintain all their parks and facilities.

Swim Team:  The Film--Accommodations for Youth on the Autism Spectrum

Thursday, March 21, 4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.   (at the Crest Theatre--just down a block from the Convention Center)

Swim Team chronicles the overwhelming struggles and extraordinary triumphs of three young athletes with autism and shows how a swim team can bring hope to a community. 

Part-time Staffing:  Making The Job Easier for Us & Them

Friday, March 22, 9:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.    

Hiring and retaining part-time staff can be a struggle to say the least. Strategize with three very veteran professionals.

Conference Closing Session

How WE ARE Taking Charge of Our Future:
An Inspiring Conversation with Entrepreneurial Leaders

Friday, March 22, 11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

Conversations are the key parts of life that change us and others. Every moment in a conversation is an opportunity to inspire, motivate, challenge and support others.  


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