FORUM PLUS ONLY! The Three R’s In Instructor Planning: Recruitment ~ Retention ~ Removal

When:  Mar 29, 2017 from 09:00 to 10:00 (CT)
Career Level: All
Fee: Complimentary
CAE Credit Hours: 1 hour

Come hear how to change the game when making instructor selections for your Association education sessions.

Attendees will learn:

  • When & Where does recruitment start when looking for new instructors?
  • How to find the shared value in retaining instructors (What’s in it for the instructor & you)?
  • How to evaluate post-class surveys to use when releasing/replacing an instructor? (What questions to really ask) 
About The Presenter:
Jessica Sivels has over 15 years of experience in association management with a specialty in education and meeting planning. She has worked for the American Bar Association, Jenner & Block, LLC, the Chicago Association of REALTORS, the Chicagoland Apartment Association and is now the new Director of Property Management Training at Chicago Investment Corporation (CIC).

For the past 10 years, Jessica’s focus has been in real estate education planning and training. In her new role, she is expanding upon the legacy platform of Taft West at CIC and will continue to offer next level classes and workshops that will focus on best practices in operating multifamily housing. Her continued goals are constantly expanding and strengthening the pool of qualified apartment building owners/investors in low-income/workforce housing.

Her day-to-day experience in group facilitation combined with her extensive background in real estate management education planning enables her to create dynamic learning experiences.

Jessica studies Business Administration, BBA - Specialization in Operations Management at American InterContinental University, and holds various certificates in project management, education and meeting planning.

She is active in a variety of civic and cultural organizations including Dress for Success Chicago and the Glass Slipper Project of Chicago. She is also a proud member of Association Forum and serves on the Professional Practices Committee.

Her motto is “Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.” – Oprah Winfrey.


Note: This program is not endorsed, accredited, or affiliated with ASAE or the CAE program.  Applicants may use any program that meets eligibility requirements in the specific timeframe towards the exam application or renewal. There are no specific individual courses required as part of the applications – selection of eligible education is up to the applicant based on his/her needs.


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